5 Quick & Easy Summer Recipes

Summer is made for healthy eating! Here are some super easy and delicious recipes to try out for breakfast, lunch and dinner over sunnier months. Some of them take less than 10 minutes to whip up, and if you want to enjoy these at lunchtime, you can easily do all the prep the night before. 

Zingy Chicken and Pearl Barley Salad

Chicken saladThis Zingy Chicken and Pearl Barley Salad recipe serves two people, and is full of flavour and colour.  The chilli, lime, garlic & ginger combination on the chicken works nicely with the slightly sweet salad dressing. Full of spinach and soya beans, it’s a great supper for the lighter nights.

Sticky Tuna with Rice Noodles, Stir Fry Vegetables & Avocado

Sticky tuna with rice noodles
My sticky tuna dish with rice noodles and avocado

This delicious recipe of Sticky Tuna with Rice Noodles, Stir Fry Vegetables & Avocado makes for a really quick and easy lunch. It’s so simple – you can make this healthy bowl of goodness in under 10 minutes. Prepare it the night before and enjoy it cold at your desk. No fuss, just an amazing lunch to keep you going.

Seafood Laksa


Seafood Laksa is a really colourful and easy mid-week supper. Using seafood, as opposed to chicken or pork, makes this dish really quick to make, and my recipe makes enough for about 3-4 people, so you can enjoy it two nights in a row or for lunch the following day.

Shrimp Pitta Pockets

wpid-20150225_200052.jpgAn easy Mexican feast you can make at home. Homemade Shrimp Pitta Pockets, stuffed with a punchy salsa and topped with a little melted cheese. Absolutely delicious.

Good Morning Smoothie

IMG_0065My ‘Good Morning’ Smoothie. An incredibly easy and delicious smoothie to keep you going first thing! Full of goodness, you can whizz this glass of goodness up in under five minutes. You can even prepare it the night before and grab it on your way out the door in the morning.

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