Weekend Matters: Superfood Salad with Quinoa and Sweet Potato

I wanted some beautiful colour on my blog and some healthy food for the family For a one-time paleo girl (admittedly transitioning to 80/20) you may have noticed we have gone a little heavy back to pies and pastry but not this weekend. Instead, we ate: This superfood salad with quinoa and roasted spiced sweet…

The Weekend Matters: Wild Raspberry Karpatka Cream Cake

Drunk in love and happiness or could it be the food and the summer fruit punch? This weekend we made a luscious vanilla and cardomon karpatka cream cake inspired by a piece in my favourite magazine: the simple things. Karpatka Cream Cake Ingredients: For the Dough 150ml water 80g salted butter 180g plain flour 1/4…

The Weekend Matters: LouLou Kebabs and Delicious Savoury Crackers

(In which we sample spicy, fragrant kebabs parcelled in pitta bread filled with green leafy salad, smoked mackerel pate and hot salt and pepper crackers with cheese for a light, Armenian themed family Saturday tea) My new favourite go-to cook book for the month of July is this: I like this one because it has…

Weekend Matters: Lemons, Blueberries and more

Its been one of those indecisive weekends of summer. How was it for you? All I can say is that later, it began to rain, over and over; leaving the ground sodden and heavy underfoot 😦 Cass the Hawk Earth bound and tethered til we can let him fly, Cass the Hawk huddled under the…