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Leek and Potato Soup

Leek and Potato Soup

*** This recipe contains affiliate links. Please see Affiliate Disclaimer for more details.  *** Leek and potato soup is so comforting 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 […]

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. Why not make your own Pumpkin Puree? The flesh can be made into a puree, which can be used in meals and baking to add a sweet flavour. No more […]

Muesli

Muesli

When I first get up, all I want to do is walk around like a zombie. Eating muesli is the last thing I want to do. However, to prepare myself for my child zombie waking up, I need some energy. This muesli is a positive […]

Scone Pizza

Scone Pizza

Scone Pizza 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 […]

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 Banana Pancakes for breakfast on a lazy Sunday morning made my 9-year-old very happy indeed. These are quite thin pancakes compared to some photos I’ve seen of ones […]