Tags: Healthy lunches

Roasted new potato, salmon and dill tortilla

This Roasted New Potato, Salmon and Dill Tortilla is a great recipe to have. Now you have a healthier recipe for a light supper, it’s a great week night choice – one you can finish up the next day for a quick and healthy lunch! I always buy too many eggs assuming the men of the family will crave omelettes…

Banana crumpets with cream cheese, pistachios and rice syrup

These banana crumpets with cream cheese are dressed in pistachios, seeds and lashings of brown rice syrup. They are quick and easy to make and you could eat them for breakfast, lunch or even as a snack! It makes a great change from avocado on toast! Crumpets for breakfast makes a lot of sense. They…

Cobb Salad Pizza

Every now and then, it absolutely has to be a homemade pizza. When I’m craving a delicious pizza it also means I’m craving sociable meal time. Social, because we all sit around the table rolling out our own bases and loading our individual pizzas with a whole range of delicious toppings. But a Cobb Salad…

Halloumi and Watermelon salad

I had a fantastic Halloumi and Watermelon salad in Sydney on a recent trip. I jotted down what I tasted and changed a few things as I munched up. It’s a quick and easy recipe and healthy lunch idea. There are salty ingredients (like the halloumi and olives) that are balanced by sweet ingredients (such…

James’s EGG omelette

When James comes home I’ve been known to beg for one of his omelettes. Now in Normandy together, I have a hankering for the scrumptious egg dish for ‘brinner’. You know, the meal between brunch and dinner (thank you, it’s all my own work). We head off to the market of Honfleur to get the…

Kicking Chicken Lickin’ Salad

Think of this as the best spicy healthy Coronation Chicken Salad recipe. It is an easy recipe and makes a delicious and healthy lunch, picnic salad or alfresco supper. It’s a great recipe to use leftovers, whether it’s chicken or turkey. The textures are wonderful with soft chicken, bites of juicy peppers and sweetcorn snuggling…

Tangy egg sandwich filling

This is my healthy tangy egg sandwich filling recipe. You could use this filling in interesting ways. Some ideas are to add potatoes for a tangy egg potato salad, or use it to fill up Vol Au Vents for an exciting canapé. It’s a really easy and versatile filling recipe! I love eating it with…

My favourite quinoa salad with pomegranate and pistachios

This started life as an Ottolenghi recipe, but over the years this quinoa salad with pomegranate and pistachios has been adapted time and time again. I’ve now settled with this quick and healthy version. It’s a perfect side salad to have up your sleeve for bbq’s and family get-togethers. It also makes a brilliantly healthy…