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:

Easy Scottish Tea Loaf in 5 Minutes

This easy Scottish Tea Loaf recipe will come in handy over the festive period if your expecting a few visitors. It’s based on a lovely traditional Scottish tea loaf and takes five minutes to mix together in a bowl. Pop it in the oven while you put out the butter dish, jam and other treats. … Read More

Scottish Shortbread Blackberry Cheesecake

This delicous family recipe is a lovely Autumn treat to make before the cold Winter months . The creamy cheesecake is made with fresh Scottish blackberries, cream cheese and the lovely Scottish shortbread by Dean’s.

Scottish Gingerbread Slab

If you enjoy traditional Scottish Gingerbread your going to love this delicious iced Gingerbread Slab. It’s so lovely at this time of year with the warming spices and flavours and makes a delicious treat with a cup of hot tea. Thats if you can get a bit before the kids pinch it all in my … Read More

Easy Baked Oats Toffee Apple & Blackberry

If your looking for an easy make ahead breakfast recipe these delicious Baked Oat are so cosy and delicious and make the perfect family breakfast in the colder months. I have two recipes for these baked oats. The first one is for the lovely Toffee Apple Baked Oats and the second one is for the … Read More

Scottish Shortbread – Pitcaithly Bannock

We love this traditional Scottish shortbread recipe for Pitcaithly Bannock. It’s so delicious and really easy to make. Pitcaithly Bannock is similiar to a plain Scottish shortbread but the difference being the Picaithly Bannock contains candied peel and ground almonds. It originates from Pitcaithly in Perthshire and is lovely served with tea or coffee.

Pumpkin Spice Brownies

Hot chocolate and brownie season has arrived in the Milne hoosie! We love these Pumpkin Spice Brownies they are so delicious with a milky cream topped hot chocolate. They are packed with all the flavours of Autumn and are lovely served warm with a dollop of fresh cream.