Recipes

5 Tasty Ways To Enjoy Sweetcorn Season

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Sweetcorn season is here, the supermarket shelves are full of the stuff and your friends with allotments won’t stop ringing up to palm it off on you every time you sit down for a relaxing game of no deposit bingo. Not only is sweetcorn scrummy, it’s also brilliantly nutritious; full of healthy dietary fibre, vitamins… Read more »

Easy Strawberry Milkshakes Recipe

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Source Here is a recipe for Strawberry Milkshakes that I always use, this is really easy and super tasty. If you are trying to watch your figure than maybe avoid it but otherwise enjoy. This could be great for a BBQ, a kids sleepover or if you just fancy something sweet and refreshing. Ingredients for… Read more »

15 Minute Meals: Falafel Wraps Recipe

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Source I’m always on the quest to be a little bit healthier and one thing I’ve changed in my diet is to make sure I at least have a few meat-free meals during the week. As soon as I got into the routine, it became second nature when planning out my weekly meals and popping… Read more »

15 Minute Meals: Chilli con Carne Recipe

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Source I love Mince but Spaghetti Bolognese can get a little boring so my other favourite mid-week recipe is Chilli Con Carne. During the week, I try to cook quick meals because I tend to get home late but I still want loads of flavours packed into my meals. Ingredients 500g Mince meat 1 jar… Read more »

15 Minute Meals: Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe

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Source Spaghetti Bolognese is probably one of the most loved family meals of all time, it’s a real classic. My recipe is really quick and easy to make and most importantly, your family will love it. My version of the classic also contains lots of veggies to help you out with your 5 a day…. Read more »

15 Minute Meals: Pancakes with Nutella & Strawberries Recipe

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Source In celebration of Pancake Day tomorrow, I’ve put together this super easy recipe for yummy Nutella & Strawberry pancakes. Pancake day is associated with the Christian Event, Shrove Tuesday because it was originally to use up rich foods such as milk, eggs and sugar before the 40 day fasting season of Lent. In today’s… Read more »

15 Minute Meals: Vegetable Stir Fry

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Source Vegetable Stir Fry is great for so many reasons. It’s tasty, quick to make and all you need is a Wok and fresh vegetables. If you’ve had a busy or exhausting day, this vegetable stir fry recipe will hit the spot. Ingredients Needed: 1 pack of Fresh Egg Noodles 1 pack of Oriental Vegetable… Read more »

Our 5 Favourite Thrifty Food Bloggers

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You may know her as ‘A Girl Called Jack’ but Ms Jack Monroe is a single mum of one who has launched a massive wave of thrifty gourmets and frugal home cooks hitting the web. If you were looking for a little recipe inspiration a few years ago, chances are you end up on Good… Read more »

15 Minute Meals: Simple Pasta & Pesto Recipe

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Source If you like great-tasting food that is super-quick to make, this recipe is perfect for you. Pasta and Pesto is a really simple dish, but here we take it to a delicious new level. The first trick is to buy fresh filled pasta (available in any major supermarket). There are a ton of flavour options… Read more »

Get Healthy by Hiding Veg in Your Food

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Since the dawn of time, parents have struggled to get their kids (or particularly stubborn adult family members) to eat healthy food. Whether its broccoli, cauliflower, courgettes, mushrooms or whatever else, you soon learn when cooking for picky eaters that you can’t just steam up a plate of veg and expect them to eat it…. Read more »