Squash, Spinach and Coconut Soup

I live in Northern Ireland and to date, we don’t have the asian fast food chain ITSU here. I only discovered it this summer during a stay in London and was so taken with the fresh, healthy style of food on offer that I bought one of the cookbooks as soon as I returned home…

Chicken, Spinach and Chickpea Curry

I’ve been having a bit of a spinach-fest recently. It’s going in everything from omelettes to pasta sauces to casseroles and now in this Thai-inspired curry. As someone with a tendency towards anaemia and who doesn’t eat a huge amount of red meat, the spinach here provides a good boost of iron, but the chickpeas…

A Simple, Speedy Storecupboard Supper

You know those nights when you get in from work later than you’d hoped, you want to squeeze a bit of exercise in before you eat and then, by the time you’re ready to eat, you can hardly be bothered cooking at all? I had one of those tonight. I was fully intent on getting…