Christmas Berry Wreath

Americans love their door wreaths. So do Brits. But while us Brits get all excited about a Christmas wreath adorning their front door. You guys this side of the pond love a wreath for each season. And I am totally down with that – it’s so cute! But as a relatively new home owner in the States…

Gnocchi with Blue Cheese Sauce on Spinach

This is such an easy and impressive evening meal. Perfect for when you’ve had a super busy day and you’ve got the girls coming for supper. Homemade gnocchi is obviously superior to the shop-bought stuff but, remember, this recipe is about speed and ease. Besides, this is all about the sauce! Decadent, creamy and more-ish…

Shrimp and Arugula (rocket) Pasta

The last time I cooked shrimp pasta, I cooked it in a fairly bog-standard tomato-based sauce. I don’t know where I went wrong but my husband and I were left distinctly underwhelmed. My dream of it tasting like my mother’s silky, slightly spicy seafood pasta was sadly unfulfilled. Then I remembered a gorgeous prawn (this is…