Butter Chicken

I’m spicing up my curry life! Haha! Β Seriously though. Β  I used to make a lentil curry most Monday nights using Patak’s curry paste because it was quick and healthy. But I was getting bored with the routine and I wanted to learn more about the characteristics of different spices. A coworker told me about…

Meal Prep : Chicken Pot Pie, Mexican Lasagne and Granola Bars

I have a very busy schedule this week so I won’t have much time for cooking. In order to feel prepared and avoid getting hangry I spent some time on Saturday afternoon cooking meals in advance to freeze so I will always have something fresh and healthy available. Β A stitch in time saves nine! First…

Crunchy Chicken Γ  la Nigella

Nigella Lawson has been one my personal heroes since childhood. While meat is certainly not my favourite thing to cook I will do anything she recommends. I find boneless, skinless chicken breasts can be quite boring but this recipe looked like a yummy way to serve them, and it was! I’ll link Nigella’s recipe here…

Chicken Pot Pie

For dinner tonight I made another one of my most-cooked recipes, chicken pot pie. I have been making it regularly for many years. It’s a great, all-in-one meal that contains carbs, protein and fresh vegetables – no need to make any side dishes! I used : 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, poached, chopped into bitesize…

Chicken Salad Sandwich

For Monday’s lunch I had one of my go-to sandwich fillings, chicken salad. It is a light yet filling option that leaves me satisfied for hours. I made it on Sunday evening, brought some of it to work in a tupperware and then put it in a toasted wholemeal baguette at lunchtime. Monday morning is…