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Hi, it’s nice to meet you!
I’m Carrie, welcome to my kitchen! I live in Edinburgh, Scotland with my Brazilian husband and our two cute kitties.
I learned to cook because I LOVE to eat. And I also love sharing the things I cook with others – food is my love language!
Are you looking for simple and approachable meals to cook at home? Then you are in the right place! I create fuss-free recipes for busy weeknights, weekend treats and cold-weather comfort food.
Perfect Pasta Dishes
Bacon and Pea Pasta is my go-to meal when I’m in a hurry! Quick and tasty with minimal ingredients, this is the dream on a busy weeknight.
Sausage Carbonara is a fresh take on the classic, with sausage meatballs and a hint of lemon and herbs. Quick, easy and so tasty!
Pasta Primavera with Peas and Asparagus is a veggie packed dish tossed with a zingy lemon and garlic sauce. Ready in 15 minutes, it’s easy and so versatile with all the flavours of Spring.
Quick Cherry Tomato Pasta is an easy but luxurious dish with jammy cherry tomatoes, fragrant garlic and fresh herbs. Simple to prepare, with only 5 ingredients and 15 minutes cooking time!
Chicken Chorizo Pasta Bake is a crowd-pleasing favourite! Easy to throw together, this pasta bake is full of flavour and ready in under 45 minutes!
Quick, tasty and healthy – this lighter version of bolognese with lean turkey mince is easy and delicious!
Salads and Sides
BLT Pasta Salad has all the flavours of the classic sandwich tossed with pasta and a creamy garlic and herb dressing. Easy and tasty – makes an excellent transportable lunch too!
Strawberry and Spinach Salad is literally Summer in a bowl! Bursting with berries, spinach, rocket and red onions, drizzled with poppyseed dressing and topped with crunchy almonds and crumbled feta. So delicious!
Blackberry, basil and chicken salad with tangy cheese and a zingy honey-lime dressing. A lovely light summer salad bursting with flavour!
The BEST Guacamole – perfect for dipping, slathered on toast or as a side for fajitas, grilled meats or salad. This easy foolproof recipe gives you amazing guacamole every time!
The BEST Egg Mayonnaise is a dish that keeps on giving, with so many options. Once you know the secret, this easy recipe will be a staple in your weekly meal planning!
This Winter Kale Salad with Pomegranate, Apple and Quinoa is a delicious dish filled with goodness. Dressed with a lemon & thyme vinaigrette, this is a treat served alone or with your favourite grilled protein.