Sweet Potato Popcorn Pie

Sweet Potato Popcorn PieSweet Potato Popcorn Pie

Well doesn’t this look like a seriously intriguing cake? I’ve been so looking forward to sharing this one with you all, but I wanted to bring it in all its seasonal, festive glory – and Bonfire Night here in the UK seems perfect.

But before I tell you just how deliciously wondrous this pie is, a warning: if you’re a traditional sweet potato pie connoisseur, this does not play by the rules. Because I don’t really know what the rules are, and I haven’t actually looked at a recipe for a sweet potato pie …

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Black Bean Chocolate Chilli Stuffed Pumpkins

Black Bean Chocolate Chilli Stuffed PumpkinsBlack Bean Chocolate Chilli Stuffed Pumpkins

You should know by now that I’m a woman of my word, so when I promised you a heap of ways to cook with pumpkins, I wasn’t kidding.

This recipe for Black Bean Chocolate Chilli Stuffed Pumpkins (phew, that’s a mouthful) is going to make your Halloween/Day of the Dead/Bonfire Night celebrations delicious! If you haven’t tried cooking with chocolate in savoury dishes yet, this is your chance. It might sound odd – but it works. In this chilli, the dark chocolate adds just a hint of sweet cocoa flavour, and gives it all a wonderful gloss.

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Pumpkin & Black Eyed Bean Curry


It’s nearly Halloween!!

Getting over-excited about everything Autumn most definitely includes the all-out embrace of Halloween, pumpkins and orange that takes place across the pond. So I am beyond excited to be experiencing a lifetime-goal right now of spending Halloween in America!

In honour of the event of the season, here is a recipe that will be absolutely wonderful for your own Halloween party or dinner.

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