Category Archives: Cooking

I am going to have to get creative

Myself and my partner have not done our usual freezer rotation, this means for the rest of the month, we are left with chicken or mince, so we can alternate, which is a good thing, between chicken or beef, for … Continue reading

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The birthday cake, the Trina way

Get all the ingredients together, have a small panic Mix butter and sugar, not sure how much, throw them in and pray for the best Add 4 eggs one at a time and wonder why you have to do it … Continue reading

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I really am not keen on getting to that last bag

So I made a dish from my childhood instead, Chinese sesame balls, all the recipes on the internet put a filling in, but I didn’t as its not what I remembered, so I am not sure if that is the … Continue reading

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Never be let it said my blog only shows the good bits

Last night I cooked dinner, I believe I fucked up slightly   I may have burnt it

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Look Ma I can cook

As I was browsing blogs I came across a recipe that I thought, yep need to try that and it looks easy. http://cookingwithawallflower.com/2016/11/17/chicken-pot-pie-with-garlic-cheddar-biscuits/ I had all the ingredients in, apart from the buttermilk, which my partner went out and got … Continue reading

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My version of lemon pepper chicken

A couple of days ago I reblogged this recipe. Normally when I reblog something like this its because I want to try it, I often end up trying it and forgetting to take a photo. However today I remembered. So here … Continue reading

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Baking is not a strong point

As I mentioned in my previous post, it was my son’s birthday. He wanted a fire engine cake. Baking is not one of my strong points. This was last years effort The bottom one is mine, top one is what … Continue reading

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Kung Pao Chicken

I follow some amazing cookery blogs, and normally reading them makes me put on 2 stone, however I have been struggling recently with what to do with chicken, we do risotto, but after a while that gets boring and then … Continue reading

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Brownies and Pumpkin Soup

Obviously not together, but I made brownies with marshmallows. Seem to have gone down ok 🙂 And I think for a first time try this was pretty good

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Tonight’s dinner

So tonight I have Megrim Sole, never had it, so I am searching for recipes, so far I have found it with brown butter, capers, lemon and parsely. Or A Jamie Oliver recipe I have tried before with a different … Continue reading

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