Tasty Thai fish cakes

I was excited to see a fish cake recipe that wasn't bulked out with potatoes, in the 'Shape Plan' edition of Joe Wicks's books. These don't take long, and if made in batches, can be easily frozen. The recipe makes six small ones, so you can make as many as you like by multiplying. Chuck … Continue reading Tasty Thai fish cakes


Pesto pastry parcels

This recipe is another one of Jamie's 'five ingredients' and is an uber easy option if you haven't got loads of time. I like how he uses high intensity flavours such as pesto to pack in the taste with minimum ingredients. Pre heat the oven to 220 degrees to start. Unroll a sheet of fresh … Continue reading Pesto pastry parcels


I wanted to write up a little review on a place I visited at the weekend, Bloom. Bloom is in Kings Heath and was recommended to me by a friend. Please don't do what we did, and type in the first line of the address, only to be taken to a a 32 poplar Road … Continue reading Bloom