Category Archives for Healthy

Tabouleh Style Salad

This quick and easy recipe is a combination of a traditional Tabouleh style salad with your classic British salad. I am obsessed with Middle Eastern cuisine, and any unusual salads at the moment.Mainly

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Spicy Chicken Casserole

We love eating this spicy chicken casserole at home for a number of reasons; it uses our favourite jerk paste, I can put my feet up while it’s cooking, it’s really healthy and most importantly, it

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Spicy Leek & Feta Cous Cous Recipe

It’s nearly Saint Davids day! (on 1st March and a big day for us Welsh). Usually celebrated by lots of daffodils, welsh-cakes, children in Welsh costumes and… LEEKS! So what better way to celebrate

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Parmentier Root Vegetable Recipe

Parmentier root vegetable recipe, with the Froothie Optimum Healthyfry Rapid Air Fryer You may have noticed on my social media that I have teamed up with Froothie. They’re a quality kitchen appliances

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Middle Eastern Style Chicken Stew

We have recently got back from a lovely trip to Amsterdam. One night while walking along the beautiful streets of the Jordaan, looking for somewhere to eat, we passed the most amazing smell! It was like

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Carrot, ginger and apple juice made easy with the Panasonic slow juicer

I love carrot and apple juice, add a little ginger and it takes it to a whole other level. Sweet, but slightly earthy and a spicy kick to it too. It’s the most refreshing juice I have ever had. The

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Coriander and Lime Chicken Kebabs

Chicken kababs are so easy, even Jamie Oliver has loads of ideas of how to make really healthy, tasty and interesting meals with them. These kebabs are packed full of flavour, can be easily cooked on either

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Plum, Rocket and Feta Salad

I must admit, I’m not a fan of salads! Whether I’ve eaten sensibly or not, I always crave carb-loaded meals. I have a big appetite! I do occasionally feel like a salad though. My favourite

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Quick Chicken Curry

A quick, simple and low fat chicken curry recipe, for when you’re trying to be good but NEED that curry fix.

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Pork Meatballs in Tomato Sauce Recipe

While we were in Florence we ate a lot of pork dishes. A lot of the pasta contained pork sausage and minced pork. It was so nice, I really wanted to try pork meatballs when I got home. This was a simple

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Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Perfectly light and fluffy, with bitter-sweet dark chocolate and orange… these are cupcakes for grown ups!

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Chinese BBQ Pork Chops with Chow Mein Noodles

  The start of Chinese New Year festivities began last week, and saw us welcoming the year of the Monkey. So what better time to celebrate the fantastic Chinese cuisine here at Lovely Appetite? I’m

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Peppery Root Vegetable Stew

This is the perfect recipe to ease you in to 2016. It’s easy to make, super healthy and can be taken to work as a low cost lunch. It also fits the bill if you’re trying out ‘veganuary’

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Eggs In Purgatory

Eggs poached in a spicy sauce, with bacon, peppers and onions. Great at lunch time or evening as an evening meal.

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Gemista – Greek Stuffed Tomatoes

Reminiscent of a recent holiday in Kefalonia, this stuffed tomatoes (Gemista) recipe is fresh tasty and certainly not your typical vegetarian recipe!

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