Broccoli, Bacon and Cashew Salad

My Broccoli, Bacon and Cashew Salad is known to convert even those who have an intense dislike of broccoli. Everyone needs a good Broccoli Salad in their repertoire and this is one of the best. A generous quantity of broccoli combines with crispy bacon, roasted cashew nuts and dried cranberries. A tangy, creamy dressing coats all the ingredients. The broccoli … Read More

Smoked Salmon Pate

My Smoked Salmon Pate is a delicious appetiser. It is a dish that you can prepare in just ten minutes, or less if you work quickly!! I love to serve this when I have friends or family over – even those who are not huge seafood fans can’t resist this creamy, flavoursome dip! For this recipe, I use Hot Smoked … Read More

Sweet Desserts for Mother’s Day

Spoil your loved ones with these delicious Sweet Desserts! With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we wanted to share some of our favourite sweet recipes! With this selection, we hope you’ll find something the whole family will enjoy. Happy Mother’s Day to all the incredible women out there. And of course, a special mention to my Mother, Faye. Thank … Read More

Gluten-Free Pear and Raspberry Cake

Gluten-Free Pear and Raspberry Cake. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

This Gluten-Free Pear and Raspberry Cake is a must-try for those who want to enjoy a fantastic gluten-free cake. Putting it simply, this is a terrific cake. Sweet, juicy pears and tangy raspberries add flavour and texture to a moist, almond cake batter. There are classic flavour combinations in this cake. Pears and almonds are natural companions; their flavours match … Read More

Pumpkin, Ricotta and Sage Pasta Shells

My Roasted Pumpkin, Ricotta and Sage Pasta Shells are a delicious make-ahead meal! When entertaining, it is important to be as organised as possible. This makes your role as a host much more relaxed. As such, meal preparation really is key. Dishes prepared in advance mean you won’t be spending half the time in the kitchen, missing out on having … Read More

Easy Tuna and Potato Patties

These Easy Tuna and Potato Patties are a great dinner option that the whole family will enjoy. I was making these Tuna Patties long before I started the blog. They are a favourite of mine and with just 6 main ingredients they are a simple, yet flavoursome meal. We’ve all had those days when life spirals out of control. When … Read More

Roasted Carrot Soup with Coconut

Sometimes, a warming bowl of soup is exactly what I crave. My Roasted Carrot Soup with Coconut is nourishing, flavoursome and simple to prepare. Since commencing my food blogging journey, I have been delighted with the connections I have made. I regularly communicate with bloggers worldwide, and although we haven’t met in person, I hold them very close to my … Read More

Chocolate Pretzel Easter Nests

If you’re seeking some Easter inspiration, these Chocolate Pretzel Easter Nests may just be the answer. There are few recipes which are simpler than this, and there are not many that will be more fun to make. In fact, this could be a great activity to make with your children. It can get quite messy – but I think that’s … Read More

Broccoli Stem and Carrot Slaw

Broccoli Stem and Carrot Slaw is crisp, colourful and totally delicious. I make it from simple, everyday ingredients and yet every bite of this salad is full of texture and bright flavours, all of which complement each other. It is the perfect side dish to serve with a barbecue, alongside a family dinner or to take on a picnic. It … Read More

The Best Baba Ganoush

It is no exaggeration to call this recipe The Best Baba Ganoush. This classic Baba Ganoush is vegan, gluten-free and nut-free. That makes this dip a great appetiser for guests who have specific dietary requirements.  It is a simple and delicious eggplant dip that is full of complexity and depth of flavour. With good reason, hummus gets a great deal … Read More