Dinner

Yellow Rice

Yellow Rice Recipe

It’s amazing how much a bit of color can transform a meal’s presentation. It is very easy to make, you cook it the same way you cook white rice but with a few extra ingredients. Some people also like to add raisins or peas for a nice color contrast.

Wild And Brown Rice Pilaff With Orange, Pine Nuts And Raisins

Wild And Brown Rice Pilaff With Orange, Pine Nuts And Raisins Recipe

If you’re looking to get creative with your brown rice, here is a recipe that our kids have loved since they were little. Brown rice is a healthy alternative to regular white rice, making it perfect for anyone who wants to eat healthy meals. It is also suitable for a weight loss diet.

Spaghetti And Cheese

Spaghetti And Cheese Recipe

When we were little, my mother used to love making spaghetti and cheese for our family. It was one of my favorite meals back then and I still enjoy it a great deal even now. It doesn’t take long to prepare, and it’s quite easy to make too.

Samp

Samp Recipe

I was introduced to samp by one of our friends who had gone to South Africa on a business trip. He brought back a few packets of this delicacy and was kind enough to give us a packet, as well as the recipe, so that we could try it out for ourselves. It is essentially …

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Egg Relish

Egg Relish Recipe

This egg relish is pretty versatile and can be eaten for breakfast or as a side dish for lunch or dinner. Some people find it strange that I sometimes have it for dinner but I simply can’t be bothered as I enjoy it so much. I’m pretty sure I’m not the only one who thinks …

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Shepherd’s Pie

Shepherd's Pie Recipe

Shepherd’s pie, not to be confused with cottage pie, is traditionally made with lamb or mutton, whereas cottage pie is made with beef. It has a great taste so if you are looking for delicious comfort food, this is it.

Samosas

Samosas Recipe

Samosas aren’t that difficult to make, but rolling the dough can be rather labor-intensive. Whenever I make them, I always get my family to help roll the dough (samosas are the reason I own 4 rolling pins), and that helps me get them done quickly. If you don’t have anyone to help you out, don’t …

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Haddock Fish Pie

Haddock Fish Pie Recipe

If you don’t have haddock, you can make this pie with other white fish. I enjoy the haddock variation the most, but I sometimes use other fish varieties, just to keep things interesting. If you make it, please let me know in the comments what fish you used and how you liked it.

Country Cottage Pie

Country Cottage Pie Recipe

Cottage pie is similar to shepherd’s pie but they differ in that in cottage pie, beef mince is used, and in shepherd’s pie lamb mince is used instead. This a delicious pie that you and your family will love.

Chicken Curry Pie

Chicken Curry Pie Recipe

I love the flavor of this chicken curry pie. It is deliciously spicy without being too overpowering, plus it tastes way better than the store-bought one. Making it is, well, as easy as pie (sorry, I couldn’t help myself lol). It’s so easy that both my teenagers can make it just as well as I …

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Scalloped Potatoes

Scalloped Potatoes Recipe

Scalloped potatoes are a delicious and classy side dish that is simple to make. I highly recommend using starchy potatoes, particularly Yukon Gold potatoes, as they are more tender and the starch will help thicken the sauce. You can serve them with pork or chicken.

Macaroni and Cheese Casserole

Macaroni and Cheese Casserole Recipe

This is going to be the best mac ‘n’ cheese you have ever tasted. It’s very delicious and it’s the ultimate comfort food. The cheese isn’t too overpowering but if you’re someone who prefers a strong cheese flavor (like me), you can go ahead and add some more.

Fried Rice With Egg

Fried Rice With Egg Recipe

This is a quick and simple meal that is easy on the budget. It’s perfect for college students who don’t have time to cook big meals or who want something cheap. Left-over rice can be easily used here.

Fish and Chips

Fish and Chips Recipe

If you’re looking for a nice lunch or dinner idea, you can’t go wrong with fish and chips. You can use whatever type of fish you have on hand. Fish are good for our health and I like to have them at least once a week. I always prepare them in various ways, of course, …

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Scotch Eggs

Scotch Eggs Recipe

Follow this step by step recipe for the perfect Scotch egg. It is easy to make and tastes really good. It is great for breakfast or as a snack. It’s quite filling too.

Teriyaki Chicken

Teriyaki Chicken Recipe

Do you feel like having a nice Japanese meal for dinner but don’t want to go and eat out? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered. Here is a tasty Teriyaki chicken recipe that you and your family are sure going to enjoy.

Spicy Chicken Stew

Spicy Chicken Stew Recipe

This delicious and heart warming chicken stew is perfect for any occasion. It is the ultimate comfort food. I especially like to have it on those cold winter nights. If you think that the spices are too much for you, you can adjust the quantities to suit you.

Sesame Chicken And Cauliflower Fried Rice

Sesame Chicken And Cauliflower Fried Rice Recipe

This is an excellent recipe for those who are on a low-carb diet. It is low in calories so if you’re on a weight loss journey, you can go ahead and give it a try.

Salmon Patties

Salmon Patties Recipe

When I make home-made burgers, I sometimes make salmon patties instead of the usual beef or chicken patties. They taste great and my daughter actually complains that I don’t make them enough! I have promised that I will make them at least twice a month. They also make a great packed lunch for the kiddies …

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Pickled Fish

Pickled Fish Recipe

When cooking pickled fish, it is best to prepare it a few days in advance, in order to give the flavors time to develop. You will love how good it tastes. You can use just about any type of fish for this recipe.

Martini Chicken

Martini Chicken Recipe

A lot of people eat chicken more than any other meat in their homes, but sometimes repeating the same recipes over and over again can become boring. I always try to switch things up to keep it interesting. If you are looking for a different way to cook your chicken, give this recipe a try.