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A step-by-step guide: How to make roti (chapattis) from scratch

How to make chapattis

Punjab is known as ‘The bread basket of India’ due to the vast amount of crops grown in this rural area, which provides 80% of India’s produce. As the master region of breads, roti (also known as chapatti) is the daily bread that accompanies each meal. It is so essential to our diet that the […]

Our family trip to Northern Cyprus

Kyrenia Harbour in Northern Cyprus

Our family trip to Northern Cyprus   When you hear people talk about Cyprus, usually it’s the Greek side that immediately springs to mind. However, there is also the Turkish side. It is understandable that most think of the Greek side – you can only fly directly to the Greek side, it’s currency is the […]

Pancake day: 3 Indian inspired pancake recipes

Indian inspired pancake recipes

Pancake day: 3 Indian inspired pancake recipes Chocolate orange and cardamom pancakes These pancakes make a lovely change to plain pancakes and are great as an indulgent weekend breakfast or as a treat! If you’re making these for children, they may find cocoa nibs a little too bitter, so you can always swap them for […]

How to make paneer

How to make paneer

How to make paneer   Paneer is Indian cottage cheese, and is very simple and easy to make and is very similar to ricotta. To make paneer, you just need 2 ingredients, so why not give it a try…   Ingredients: 4 cups of whole milk (must be whole milk) juice of 1 lemon mixed […]

3 Healthy Indian inspired breakfast recipes

cinnamon pecan granola pomegranate plant-based vegan breakfast

3 Healthy Indian inspired breakfast recipes Cinnamon-pecan granola Makes enough for 1 person Ingredients: 1/4 cup jumbo rolled oats (use gluten-free oats if you prefer) 1 teaspoon honey 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 5 pecan nuts, roughly broken into smaller pieces 1 tablespoon flaked almondsSeeds of 1/2 a pomegranate 1 cup Greek yogurt (or plant-based yogurt if […]

Pulses: What they are and why you need them in your life

Pulses: What they are and why you need them in your life International Year of Pulses 2016 ‘Pulses’ is a term you often hear, yet if somebody were to ask you for the exact definition, you’d quickly realise that you’re not entirely sure. Well, no need to open up a new tab and Google it…we’ve […]

Top 5 tips for producing delicious meals on a budget

How to make delicious meals on a budget

Running a household can be a difficult and stressful task, especially when keeping an eye on your spending. By following a few simple rules and our top 5 tips for producing delicious meals on a budget, you can save a few pennies in the process… 1. Buy in season By doing this, you’re able to […]