Recipes

Breakfast recipes:

Very Berry Smoothie Bowl

Very Berry Smoothie Bowl I made this super delicious Superfood smoothie bowl for a lazy Sunday breakfast treat. I topped it off with a crunchy coconut oat granola, some dates, a spoon of peanut butter, flaxseeds and a slice of blood red orange (my fave!) Check out the ingredients and instructions below to make your … Read More

Fresh green apple juice

I was lucky enough to get two massive bags of green apples from a family member this year and before I made jam and pies I wanted to make some delicious fresh apple juice. I chopped and put through about eight apples into the juicer.  You could use more or less but I had two … Read More

Lemon Vit C Boost

“The juice of a fresh-squeezed lemon in water has many medicinal values, as well as its benefits for cleansing the body, stimulating the liver, and improving digestion and elimination” http://www.waterbenefitshealth.com Drinking lemon water is a great way to start the day!  Its a great source of Vitamin C for your body and lemons are also known for … Read More

Spirulina and banana smoothie

Spirulina and banana energy drink! one banana one tsp spirulina (use a quarter if it’s your first time) almond milk water Add the ingredients to the blender and top with half almond milk and half water and blend.  Enjoy!  I had this before a run and felt really energised! ❤️

Fruit salad smoothie

Fruity salad smoothie!  Great for breakfast…I made this quickly for the kids this morning as we were running late as per usual! 😊  It’s fruity and also contains Acai berry powder which adds an additional boost of nutrition.  Acai berry powder comes from the acai palm tree which is native to central and South America. … Read More

Lunch Ideas:

Scottish Beef & Vegetable Pies

These delicious pies are so easy to make and are lovely to eat hot or cold. They work well with seasonal side vegetables or a salad on warmer days. Why not pop them in the picnic basket and bring them cold to the park.

Scottish Shortbread Summer Platter

I made this delicious Summer shortbread treat platter for the kids last week with the Herdy Scottish shortbread range from Dean’s shortbread factory. The Scottish shortbread platter is so much fun and the perfect thing to make for the kids at the weekend.

Orkney Cheese & Chicken Pinwheels

These delicious cheesy chicken pinwheels are made with Scottish Orkney Cheddar and are so easy to make! The creamy Island cheese goes really well with the chicken and leek filling and there are options to swap the recipe up a bit too with other ingredients. They make the perfect quick lunch, dinner or even served … Read More

Aberdeenshire Mealie Bannocks & Huntly Castle

I was inspired to create these delicious Scottish Mealie Bannocks from Aberdeenshire after visiting the beautiful local Huntly castle. Huntly castle is such a lovely place to visit in the Summer months and I can imagine bannocks like these were made there when it was full of life.

Scottish Cheddar Cheese Loaf

This delicious traditional Scottish Cheddar Cheese Loaf is lovely fresh out of the oven with a wee spreading of butter on the top. Its cheesy, hearty and delicious dunked into a freshly made soup in the early Spring or Winter months.

Scottish Pork & Apple Rolls

Scottish wholemeal rolls, filled with roast Scottish pork and apples, salad items and a delicious fresh seasonal slaw. The perfect weekend lunch or easy family dinner. My kids love them and enjoy serving them up with BBQ sauce.