Kitchen

Kitchen

Tips, recipes and planners for cheap and easy family meals

Cranberry power salad

A refreshing combination of celery, grapes, peppers, carrots, walnuts and dried cranberries all dressed with your choice...

Meal planner week 3

Click to download our meal planner, packed full of family-friendly recipes!       The delicious recipes you'll find in this week's meal planner include: Bean burgersand homemade paprika...

Stuffed shoulder of lamb with apricots, almonds and spiced cous cous

Recipe tip: An easy entertaining recipe. This will take less than 30 minutes to prepare. For an easy, impressive but deceptively economical meal, this recipe...

Chicken, red lentil and vegetable ragout

This recipe is cooked by braising - probably one of the healthiest methods of cooking. The liquid is thickened by the lentils which provide...

Save time in the kitchen: cleaning tips

Cleaning and washing up in the kitchen can take up so much precious time. Not only that but most of us don’t find it...

Butterscotch Apple Pie from Cook’s Diary

Moorish Butterscotch Apple Pie. Yes please!

Meal plan – home cooking

Processed food and food waste have raised their ugly heads again this week, but it just means there’s no better time to get home cooking. ...

Summer Salad of Cucumber, Lentils and Tarragon

What an incredibly tasty and colourful looking dish. Our mouths are watering over here, we just want to dive right into that fresh bowl...

Homemade baked beans

This healthy dish appeals to kids, especially if described as homemade baked beans or, better still, cowboy beans. The sauce is full of pureed...

5 Unusual Ways To Use A Packet Of Onion Soup Mix...

Onion soup mix is a versatile little beastie, you may be thinking 'what the hell is she talking about, onion soup mix makes, well,...