Main Meals

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.

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.

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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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.

Liver Loaf

Liver Loaf Recipe

I didn’t know that there was a liver meatloaf variation until one of our friends served it to us when we visited her home. I had doubts at first, but I was pleasantly surprised by how delicious it tasted. She was kind enough to teach me how to make it from scratch, and since then, …

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Lemon And Thyme Roasted Chicken With Gremolata Crust

Lemon And Thyme Roasted Chicken With Gremolata Crust Recipe

I like to use lemons in a lot of my recipes, as you probably already know by now that I have a juicy lemon tree in my garden. This roast chicken is rich in flavor. If you don’t have lemons, you can use limes instead.

Lamb Tagine With Fresh Black Figs

Lamb Tagine With Fresh Black Figs Recipe

Here is another recipe from my lamb recipe collection. It is delicious but also pretty easy to make. If you want to impress your guests, treat them to this Middle Eastern inspired dish and they will beg you for more.

Lamb Casserole With A Hint Of Spice

Lamb Casserole With A Hint Of Spice Recipe

Lamb is dearly loved in our household, so I always make sure we have it in the freezer at all times. I like to cook it in different ways, and this is one of my many lamb recipes. It is mildly spicy, and can be enjoyed by those who don’t like strong spicy flavors.

Grilled Salmon Fillets With Orange Zest On Lemon-Scented Couscous

Grilled Salmon Fillets With Orange Zest On Lemon-Scented Couscous Recipe

This is another recipe that I like to use my home-grown lemons in. The recipe is beginner-friendly, just about anyone can make it. I have served this to our guests numerous times, and they just can’t believe that a dish this tasty could be so easy to make!

Ginger and Garlic Stir Fry Chicken

Ginger and Garlic Stir Fry Chicken Recipe

One good thing about stir-fries is that you can change up the vegetables in the recipe, so you don’t have to use the same ones every time. This chicken stir fry has a strong flavor and it is a great recipe for when you’re in a hurry.