Pasta and Pesto

Pasta and Pesto

Ingredients  1 pack of bacon  1 garlic clove  50 g of mushrooms  200g of homemade pesto  200ml of white wine  2 tablespoons of crème fraiche  20g of parmesan  Seasoning to taste Method  Trim any fat off the bacon and thinly slice.  Fry the bacon and crushed...
Homemade Pesto

Homemade Pesto

There’s nothing like homemade Pesto and it’s a great way to use up basil. Follow my method for making this pesto and you’ll find another recipe for a pasta and pesto dish next. Ingredients  50g pine nuts  80g basil  50g parmesan  150ml olive oil  2 garlic cloves...
Take a step back…

Take a step back…

Children persevere more when parents take a step back. It’s hard seeing your child struggling with an activity but evidence suggests that he/she will persevere more with you not around. The temptation to take over as a parent is so great and the child will take...
Spinning Plates?

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Feel like you’re spinning plates at the moment, trying to juggle work, school work and home life? Don’t let your exercise classes slip, these will give you the energy to tackle each day and feel like you’ve done something for yourself. Use your time...