Quick Bites: Chinese Beef Stir-Fry – 15 Minute Recipe

    This is a quick meal, perfect for those days when you cant be bothered to cook but are craving for some hot food (and its cheaper than a Chinese takeaway). Yes it can be made in under 15 minuets #realfastfood, and serves up to 4 people (or you can refrigerate it for up to 4 […]
  • Chicken with Creamy Wild Mushroom and Tarragon Sauce Recipe

    Hi guys, I’m back with the third and final instalment of my series, quick, easy and healthy student cooking. Just to show you how easy it is to go adventurous with your cooking, here is one of my recent favourites from the Lean in 15 cookbook for you to try. Ingredients (serves 2) 2 x 225g […]
  • The Only 5 Cookbooks for Students You Need For Awesome Recipes

    Hello again. I’m back with part 2 in my series on quick, easy and healthy student cooking. In my previous post I gave you 5 tips on becoming a more adventurous cook. As a continuation of that a great place to start your adventurous cooking quest is with some great cookbooks with awesome recipes. You don’t need those […]
  • 5 Tips To Help You Become A More Adventurous Cook

    So, you lovely lot, I am going to break you in gently with this ‘yes’ stuff. I am going to start with the food. And in honour of one of my favourite subjects, I have a real bumper series of posts for you! There’s recommendations for the only 5 cookbooks you will need to be […]
  • Pancake Day: How to make Crêpes the French Way

    Shrove Tuesday, commonly known as Pancake Day, is originally a Christian tradition, but for us students it’s an occasion to share pancakes and hot chocolate with friends. With the winter weather still with us, who wants to go out? No one, so why not enjoy a day at home with some pancakes and hot chocolate? […]
  • How to Make a Delicious Apple Crumble; The Easy-Peasy Recipe

    This is a simple step-by-step recipe for a traditional ‘Apple Crumble’. Perfect for any occasion and sharing with friends or family. Moreover it can be a remedy for the depressing temperature of the last few days. The process of making a cake can be very fun, it’s a great way to share a special moment […]
  • How to Make Delicious Easter Themed Cupcakes

    Easter is a time for gathering with family or sometimes your closest friends when you’re an international student and you don’t get the chance to go home for the holidays. You can make it a traditional gathering with an Easter Egg hunt or how about making it original with some easter cupcakes! They are very […]

    Mother’s Day Special: “A Cake is an Edible Hug” (Recipe)

    Mother’s Mother’s Mother’s. Probably the most important person in any ones life, and of course you are the most important in hers. Someone once said to me “a cake is like an edible hug.” I decided to take this literally and make a mothers day cake! Now who’s mother does not like a bit of […]
  • Chicken and Mango Curry Recipe

    For a super simple but super tasty curry, look no further than this Chicken and Mango Curry. It’s sweet, mild and a great alternative to a spicy curry for all the wimps out there (i.e. me!!!). Serves: 1 Ingredients: 1 chicken breast, cut into bitesize chunks 150g natural yogurt 2 tbsp mayonnaise 75g mango chutney […]