Classic Marinara Sauce

This is possibly one of the quickest dinners, but I promise home-made marinara is better than shop-bought any day, and it is very easy to make. Most recipes will insist on adding sugar, but instead this sauce gains its naturalised sweetness from the caramelised onions. The sauce works well with any pasta, but I prefer … Continue reading Classic Marinara Sauce


Chocolate Gingerbread Skeletons

It's Halloween season and I'm ready to put on some cat ears (because I'm continually uninspired) and curl up on the sofa with a (slightly) scary movie. Admittedly, Halloween is probably not my favourite holiday, mainly because I'm a wimp and also because I have to be alert enough the next day to celebrate my … Continue reading Chocolate Gingerbread Skeletons