There are three reasons I love it when Alex heads out for the evening: Me time I get an early night and the bed to myself…to start with I cook veggie Alex is a huge meat eater, which many of you will know from previous posts. This means whenever we’re both in and cook for each other, it’s going to be a meat based dish and will also always feature carbs (rice, potatoes or cous cous if I’m lucky). But there are SO many veggie and vegan ideas I have, that I love getting creative when he’s out. I even usually make enough to have for lunch the following couple of days too, being super productive. The last time I got veggie inventive in the…

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Mmmm mac’n’cheese. I love a good pasta dish, especially when the weather is cold, it’s one of the best comfort foods right? A hot bowl of saucy carbs. But mac’n’cheese is in a league of its own. Creamy, cheesy pasta, which oozes and stretches as you pull out your fork with just enough to make a mouthful. The crunchy golden top, with breadcrumbs and even more cheese, perhaps one of my favourite parts, giving the top layer a nice crunch. Alex’s mum makes the most insane mac’n’cheese. Since living with Alex, she’s actually delivered us some of her signature dish a couple of times, but I knew that with Alex now away from home, I needed to try and make my own version  – well…

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