Kitchen

Kitchen

Tips, recipes and planners for cheap and easy family meals

Meal Planner – Traditional Irish Meals

Since I live in the land of saints and scholars, and as it was St Patrick's Day recently, I’ve taken this opportunity to choose...

Mexican chicken stew

Add some spice to your week by serving up this delicious Mexican stew. Great served with couscous,...

Low Cost Packed Lunch Ideas for Kids- Put Your Leftovers to...

Every year we throw away 7.2 million tonnes of food and drink. That equates to £680 of our family budget that we could be...

Pumpkin pie

Don't waist the pumpkin flesh when carving your halloween pumpkin. Use it to make a delicious pumpkin pie.   Serves: 8 Total time: 70 minutes Ingredients 1 pumpkin (Medium...

Cabbage and carrot side

Stir fried cabbage is more nutritious than boiled as it retains the Vitamin C. Adding grated carrots at the last minute creates a splash...

Tuna pasta bake

A simple recipe for all the family to enjoy and to get that all important omega 3. Delicious served piping hot with winter root...

Lemon zesty fish fillets

These refreshing fish fillets can be served between two halves of toasted whole-wheat buns topped with salad and tartare sauce - yummy, healthy and...

Beef stroganoff and fragrant rice

Usually made with the best cut of beef which allows for quick cooking. Alternatively use sliced cooked beef from the Sunday roast or slices...

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...

Lamb tikka kebabs

If you prepare your lamb the night before, these kebabs are a fun, quick and tasty meal idea - great for barbecuing on warm...