I know, I've said it before, but it is still an issue.. If it is green, Luke will close his eyes and throw it on the floor. Seriously - he hates anything that resembles anything healthy! I have become a bit of an expert in getting creative and hiding vegetables in everything! These muffins are … Continue reading Hidden Vegetable Lunch Muffins!
I HATE wasting food. Greg and I always do our best to be healthy and eat a good portion of fruit and veg each day, but however healthy we eat, there is always veg that ends up in the bin. At the end of the week, anything left over, I now cook up and purée … Continue reading Hidden Vegetable Spaghetti Bolognese!
Here is another brilliant recipe that I have come up with for Luke. Baby breakfast bars can be extortionate! These were really easy and cheap to do, and last 3 days in a sealed tub. Ingredients 1 cup of Oats 2 Carrots 1 Banana 1 Apple 1 Box of Raisins 1 Carton/200ml of fruit juice … Continue reading Baby Breakfast Bars
Luke is going through a phase of only wanting to feed himself which is fab! Getting him to eat is a long process however, and if it is green, he doesn't want it. NIGHTMARE! I've had to get back into the kitchen and figure out how to cook Luke the healthiest foods that he can … Continue reading Baby Breakfast Muffins!
Breakfast in my house is a bit hit and miss. With a baby to feed, I often end up eating what he doesn't and soggy toast is not my favourite thing.. I had been searching Pinterest for quick and easy breakfasts that I could make ahead of time and I pinned a lot! But one … Continue reading Homemade Granola!
From the time I was pregnant, I was on the look out for the best food for my baby, ready for when the time to wean him came. I signed up to all of the baby clubs I could find, signed up to the newsletters and collected vouchers. We decided to start weaning Luke at … Continue reading Weaning and Baby Food Favourites! **
Why is it magic? Because it is so easy, it tastes SO good and it is such a pleaser :)You will need:Two big bars of dark chocolate600ml double creamReally! That is it!First, chop your chocolate finely. This will make the process easier and quicker!Pour your cream into a saucepan and warm on a low heat. … Continue reading My Magic Chocolate Pud!
Cooking with my mum! It never goes to plan. We either get side tracked and never remember to finish what we were doing, or we end up eating the ingredients! Well, this time, we just ate the end result and man! They were good!!We got together to make these gorgeous Rose Apple PiesYou will need:one applea tablespoon … Continue reading Apple Pies – The Pretty Way!
If you hadn't guessed it by now, I LOVE TEA!My favourite tea has got to be chai - I love any kind of chai tea and I love making my own.This is the easy way to make brilliant tasting chilli chai tea :)You'll need:loose leaf teachilli flakescardamoncinnamon sticksclovesanise starsFirst of all, pick a nice container … Continue reading Chilli Chai Tea
Us Brits love our roast potatoes and Yorkshire puds! They are our Sunday treat and personally, I can not get enough of them.Normally, perfect roast potatoes are traditionally made with goose fat - now I don't know about you, but the thought of using goose fat creeps me out. My mum has always made them … Continue reading Roast Potatoes and Yorkshires in Coconut Oil?!