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Leek and Potato Soup

Leek and Potato Soup

*** This recipe contains affiliate links. Please see Affiliate Disclaimer for more details.  *** When the nights get colder (It gets late early!), we all need something to warm us up quickly. You wake up in the dark and get home from work in the dark. The […]

Pumpkin Macaroni Cheese

Pumpkin Macaroni Cheese

I know most recipes like this go for the Mac ‘n’ Cheese title, but I’m Old Skool. It’s always been Macaroni Cheese to me. A lot of recipes tend to use penne pasta, which baffles me a bit. Shouldn’t it be called Pen ‘n’ Cheese […]

Pumpkin Puree

Pumpkin Puree

Thinking of throwing out all the flesh from your pumpkin after carving it? Think again. The flesh can be made into a puree, which can be used in meals and baking to add a sweet flavour. This is so easy to do. Who knew? The […]

Muesli

Muesli

When I first get up all I want to do is walk around like a zombie, muttering to myself about how I should have gone to bed earlier. Eating is the last thing I want to do. However, to prepare myself for my child zombie […]

Scone Pizza

Scone Pizza

This is another example of my mum’s fantastic food. I think she got it from a recipe book from way back. I’m not sure which one. I’ve updated the ingredients and quantities to keep it tasty, healthier and less calorific. It’s not a traditional pizza […]

Flapjacks

Flapjacks

Snacking is my downfall, so I wanted to create recipes where I could have my favourite treats with less guilt. Flapjacks remind me of coming home from school to a warm kitchen and being surrounded by a sugary smell that would instantly put me into […]

Banana Pancakes

Banana Pancakes

Nothing delights me more than seeing my little boy enjoy his food. As you can imagine, suggesting pancakes for breakfast on a lazy Sunday morning made my 8-year-old very happy indeed. These are quite thin pancakes compared to some photos I’ve seen of ones of […]