lighter beetroot hummus

We are all desperate for some colour in these final weeks of winter. Spring keeps hinting that it’s not far away and I’ve got some gorgeous pink tulips to brighten up our home. It’s that gorgeous colour that game me inspiration for this pink hummus.  I often buy store hummus and love the lighter varieties…

tomato, chorizo + butterbean soup

We are craving some quick and easy comfort food on this stormy Doris evening. This stew like soup is packed full of bright and sunny Mediterranean goodness. We can all but dream! Served with a gooey reduced fat cheese toastie of seeded bloomer, this really is a delicious, nutritious and filling dinner. Enjoy, Mrs H…

broccoli, spinach + chive soup

Even with the awful forecast for today we just had to escape cabin fever and get out for a quick walk and re-energise. We are so very lucky to have such stunning walks around the Peak District, just minutes away from home and one of our favorites is Macclesfield forest. Even on a cold and wet…

beetroot, ginger + parsnip soup

After a murky and misty sunday morning stroll at Tegg’s nose to breathe some fresh air and blow the cold cobwebs away, we popped into the little tea rooms to refuel and they happened to be serving steaming bowls of bright pink beetroot soup. It looked so colourful and warming against the backdrop of the damp and cold morning, and gave me some…