Sweet Potato Falafel!

Falafel is one of my favourites at the moment and I was buying a mix in the supermarket – but then I discovered how easy it is to make! I’ll go through it step by step and you can see.   So for ingredients you will need: 1 cooked and cooled sweet potato (you could…

Omelette Mexicana!

I’ve realized I haven’t posted a lot of recipes recently – but here’s one that I’ve eaten a few times over the last few weeks. It may not be a traditional omelette (I like to grill it) and it may not be entirely mexican either. But this mexican-inspired healthy post-lectures meal suits me just fine!…

Sometimes you just need some Chicken Nuggets.

I can honestly say the last few weeks have been totally bizarre for food and drink. I’ve eaten more chocolate than is probably recommended for one human being and I’ve lived off sugary drinks – bouncing from one sugar high to the next. I like to blame my deadlines (I’ve had four recently and the…

Risotto alla Milanese

Risotto has got to be one of the ultimate comfort food. It’s cheesey, creamy, oozy and has a deliciously comforting velvety texture. Risotto alla Milanese translates as risotto with saffron – and ingredient I’ve not had much time to use as a student! But I finally got my hands on some this week and this…

Sausage Meat Bolognaise

As much as I enjoy the twinkly, magical atmosphere, Winter makes me feel lousy. Now I don’t know whether it’s the lack of sunlight or the fact that its cold all the time – but sometimes I would just like to tuck up in bed and hibernate until the world wakes up again in Spring!…