Kitchen

Kitchen

Tips, recipes and planners for cheap and easy family meals

Pork chop with apple sauce

Pork chop with apple sauce

This recipe can be used as a Sunday dinner, and it is cooked in just 35 minutes. Serve with twice cooked potatoes, spring greens,...
bolognese

Bolognese, spinach and pasta

Mixing the pasta into the sauce keeps the pasta from drying out and the spinach added at the last minute and topping with cheese,...
omlette whirls

Omelette whirls

This is basically a thin omelette rolled up tightly. They are best made one day in advance and chilled before slicing. If you have...
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16 Fantastic Kids’ Party Food Ideas PLUS 4 Essential Party Accessories

The venue’s booked, you’ve invited all the friends – now you just have to feed them! If, like most parents, your budget doesn’t stretch...
Christmas roast turkey

Roast turkey

A full turkey is the best value for families this Christmas - as long as you purchase the right size to feed everyone and...
family preparing lunch together

Kitchen time saving tips for quick family meals

Cutting corners in the kitchen doesn't have to mean unhealthy or unimaginative meals – in fact I’d say cutting corners is an essential skill...
slow cooker beef

Kitchen Makeover! Cracking the Crockpot Part I

“I use my crockpot a lot and can’t get the stew gravy to taste of anything!” @msetoonie tells us on Twitter. Crockpot cooking is a...
chicken broth

Mitsu Daki – or Japanese chicken with rice and relish

Recipe tip: A cheap family recipe that’s filling but healthy! For this recipe everyone’s served a steaming bowl of chicken broth and rice accompanied by...
cajun roasted pork

Cajun roasted pork

Pork tender loin is the leanest pork available, and is nearly as low in saturated fat as chicken breasts. A small amount can go a...
meatballs

Meatballs

Recipes for meatballs vary enormously but the basic premise is always the same and the end result is invariably good. Like other family staples...
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