Apple & pumpkin soup

The perfect autumn soup – sweet apples, mixed with pumpkin and warm spices. 

Carrot & Ginger soup

Having lots of carrots coming from the garden in Autumn, this is the perfect meal to use them up on.

Lightly spiced, it’s perfectly suited to the cooler nights, that are now drawing in to signify the coming, cold winter months.

Mince-meat

This recipe came about after my neighbour offered us a tree full of pears. Making this in September fills the house with the smell of Christmas and really gets me excited for the cosy Winter nights ahead, sat by the fire and the build up to Christmas season. Ingredients: 500g pears (cored and cut into…

Beany chilli

Super easy and really tasty. We make this quite a lot. We often have it whilst out camping with salty nacho chips, but rice works well too. Serves 4 Ingredients: Olive oil 2 onions (chopped) 2 garlic cloves (grated) ½ tsp chilli flakes 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp cayenne pepper 1 tsp…

Curried chickpeas

These make a great healthy snack. They are rather more-ish though, so don’t last very long!

Fruity courgette cake

Lightly spiced and fruity, this cake is delicious and another great way of using up this years courgette glut. I’m sure it still counts toward my 5-a-day, right?

Vegan Chocolate cupcakes

Don’t tell the kids about the courgette, they’ll never know that you are sneaking in some healthy veg!

I have a book out now!!

BIG NEWS!! I have a book out now on Amazon. You can buy it here Written with help from my lovely wife. Split into sections the recipes include: 4 seasons of meals and puddings/cakes (28 recipes), campfire cooking (7) breakfasts (5) bread (7) preserves (10) booze (10) non alcoholic drinks (3) I hope you enjoy it…

Nutroast

This is a traditional Sunday roast alternative – just as time consuming to make, but tasty and super healthy.

Butternut squash soup

Warming and slightly spiced, this squash recipe should get you in the autumn mood.