Date and Apple Crumble

Just over halfway through my holiday in Liberia and I am fearing returning to a cold and wet London. It was 32°C here yesterday and I made the mistake of checking the temperature back home – big mistake! I need to prepare my body for the sad shock it will get when I return, so I am already […]

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Mama Saga’s Pepper Soup with King Prawns and Tilapia

I thought it was about time I began to share some of the dishes from my Sierra Leonean and Liberian Supper Club, Cham Cham, that takes place once a month with a different menu each time. First up is Mama Saga’s Pepper Soup!! Each West African country, even family, has their own take on this […]

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Ham & Leek Pie

I’m not going to lie, I probably should’ve made this pie on a weekend and not on a school night.  Although I did plan ahead by making the pastry on a Monday, the filling on a Tuesday, and finally baking it on a Wednesday.  A very long process.   I don’t think I have ever spent […]

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Pesto

I was never a big fan of pesto until I went on holiday to Lucca 4 years ago.  My friends and I had rented a cottage for a week up in the mountains, so en route we had done a massive food shop and a couple of jars of pesto had been thrown into the […]

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Refuel – Roasted Duck & Veg.

This Sunday I decided to launch my blog.  This start was long overdue, but after a talk with my mentor and a visit from my cousin, here I am!! I was babysitting the entire weekend, my sister was in Istanbul for a hen do and my brother-in-law was in Ibiza for a stag do (I definitely […]

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