Christmas Dinner Soup – Lentil and Bacon – WIN Creamline Veg Box

Christmas Dinner Soup - Lentil and Bacon. Written and photographed by Katie Haydock for Life on Vista Street BLOG only.

Goodbye January – you have been terrible! Hello Christmas Dinner Soup. One of my favourite parts of Christmas is the calorie laden Christmas Roast Dinner. It’s something I long for the year through because a roast dinner just tastes better on Christmas day… that and during the rest of the year – this year inRead more

Poor Mans Risotto: Slimming World Friendly

It’s getting towards the end of the month again, and I find myself looking to see what is lurking in my kitchen to make my family weekly meal plan rather than choosing from the recipe books before I shop. By doing this I can cut both my food bill and my kitchen waste in half.Read more

How to make weaning up as you go along SUCCESSFULLY!

I consider my eight month old daughter to be successfully weaned. She will eat anything that you put in front of her, be it puréed, textured, lumpy or finger food. She is gaining weight steadily and he bowels are consistent (sorry #TMI). So I thought I would share our journey, and how we made theRead more

My Kitchen and I Are Waiting for Day day… Beef and Mushroom

Guilty! We usually get at least one take away per week. It used to be every blue moon until the wee one arrived, but now its just easier. No brainpower or cooking required, and minimal dishes. This weekend (and quite possibly every other weekend until November), we can’t afford a take away. So I amRead more