Chicken Soup For The Sole
Chicken Soup For The Sole
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Top Ten 2020 Healthy Recipes
Top Ten 2020 Healthy Recipes
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My Latest Recipes

What I've been cooking recently...
Slow cooker pork belly on a wooden platter with kale and potatoes

Slow Cooker Pork Belly

Super tender, melt-in-the-mouth slow cooker pork belly, finished with a short stint in the oven to get that extra-crispy crackling. Perfect for a weekend roast.

Pollo Al Ajillo in a pan

Pollo al Ajillo

Super flavoursome and perfect served up as part of a tapas platter or as a starter. This Pollo Al Ajillo is super simple to make and will bring the flavour of Spain right into your home.

Keto Avocado Benedict on a plate

Avocado Benedict (Keto)

This avocado benedict is a novel and delicious twist on the brunch classic. Crispy bacon, smooth avocado and poached egg, topped with buttery hollandaise. It's also keto-friendly as an added bonus!

Morning Glory from above with chilli scattered around

Thai Morning Glory

Simple, quick and totally delicious. This Thai morning glory is a great side dish for an East Asian curry or noodle dish and takes literally minutes to cook!

Thai red beef curry in a bowl with a bowl of rice next to it

Thai Red Beef Curry

This recipe is so unbelievably quick to make. You can have it prepped, cooked and on the table in less than 30 minutes. Yet it's so ridiculously flavoursome that you'll be sure to make it time and time again!

Salmon burger on a plate

Easy Salmon Burgers

These easy salmon burgers are super simple to make, incredibly tasty and much healthier than standard beef burgers! With flavours of ginger, coriander and lemon, these are great for a summer BBQ or a midweek lunch or dinner.

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About me

Hi, I'm Caroline, I'm originally from the UK and currently living the single life in Dubai. I was a chef for a few years in my past life, during my time at Leeds University and following that, when I spent a short time catering and running a ski chalet in Finland. While being a chef was never a long-term career choice for me, it was a way to earn extra money while studying, while also learning a great life skill at the same time.

As the years have passed I've found it harder and harder to find the time, or the drive, to get home from a long day in the office and cook for myself. I'm on a mission now to resolve that - both to rekindle my love of cooking (which I sadly only really do when I've got guests over) and to also make healthier life decisions for myself. I'll be sharing my recipe journey here in the hope to encourage others to whip up some great tasty and healthy meals and get out of the take away cycle!