Kitchen

Kitchen

Tips, recipes and planners for cheap and easy family meals

Avocado and lime juice salad

Ripe avocados are quite delicious and provide us with 20 essential nutrients including most of the 13 vitamins our body requires to function well....

Meal plan – stress-free cooking

One week in, many more to go! Routines are falling into place and hopefully things will become a little calmer in the coming weeks....

Beef and cracked pepper kebabs

A traditionally Arabic dish that can be served just with salad and potato wedges or is lovely to try with pitta bread and natural...

Saving time in the kitchen

Having a family means endless cooking - or so it can seem! But with a bit of thought and planning, there are some cunning...

My kids won’t eat vegetables! Recipe 2

“My two boys aged 7 and 9 refuse to eat vegetables. They act as if I’m poisoning them when I serve up a carrot...

Turkey mango and lime salad

This is a delicious recipe from Caroline Marson to use up leftover turkey and ham after the Christmas festivities. It works really well on...

Spiced apple meringue

Recipe tip: this recipe is designed to make a simple but treaty family pudding. Adding cloves, cinnamon and brown sugar to stewed apples transforms them...

Meal Planner – A Balanced Diet

Have you heard about the Cheagan diet? Supposedly two days a week without meat or dairy ingredients is good for us. Now, I never...

Succulent roast turkey and delicious gravy

Just follow the instructions to get one of the most succulent turkeys and a delicious citrus flavour gravy. Keep basting the bird whilst cooking...

Chilli con carne and rice

My family love mexican food,  and this recipe is great for the home cook  as it‘s quick and easy. My tip if you want...