Category: Our Family Favourites

Chicken and Chorizo Jambalaya

Chicken and Chorizo Jambalaya

Jambalaya means jumbled up. I think. Please don’t shout at me if that isn’t quite right! It’s exactly my kind of cooking. A bit like a paella or a risotto, everything is just thrown together with some rice and all cooked in the same pan. […]

Healthy Turkey Cottage Pie

Healthy Turkey Cottage Pie

I love really filling, comforting meals. Preferably absolutely packed with carbs and covered in cheese! But, I’m also trying to tone up a bit and get back into my skinny jeans. I can’t give up cake. And I don’t want to count calories or diet, […]

Super Simple, Wonderfully Healthy Turkey Burgers!

Super Simple, Wonderfully Healthy Turkey Burgers!

We love burgers. Husband makes the best beef burgers ever, and we love trying new toppings and combinations. This is a love that the kids have inherited. Robyn looks so funny holding a massive burger, but she absolutely loves them. We’d probably eat a big […]

Chicken and Bacon Pasta Bake

Chicken and Bacon Pasta Bake

I LOVE pasta. Really really love. I could eat it all of the time, with many different toppings. I also kinda like it on its own. There’s just something so comforting about a giant bowl of pasta. Meals like this Chicken and Bacon Pasta Bake […]

Homemade Pork Chow Mein

Homemade Pork Chow Mein

Chow Mein is one of my favourites. It’s the noodles. I’m totally obsessed with noodles. Even if we order something different from a takeaway place, we get extra noodles or a plain chow mein, and plenty of my Fakeaways work well with noodles instead of […]

Healthy Paprika Pork with Noodles

Healthy Paprika Pork with Noodles

I love noodles. I absolutely always order them when we have a Chinese takeaway, even if this sometimes means that we’re having rice, noodles and chips (we always have rice noodles and chips!) because I couldn’t bear to be without them. But, at home, aside […]

Cheesy Chicken and Chorizo Pasta Bake

Cheesy Chicken and Chorizo Pasta Bake

I love pasta bake. It’s so easy; it’s the pasta version of a one-pan roast really. You just chop everything up, cook some pasta and throw it into the oven. This Cheesy Chicken and Chorizo Pasta Bake is filling, packed with flavours and has absolutely […]

Yummy Blueberry Muffin Recipe

Yummy Blueberry Muffin Recipe

The kids love chocolate muffins. They have them all of the time. I’m not that keen. I like them, but I prefer a fruity muffin. To be honest, I also prefer fruity cheesecakes, tarts and other puddings. But, as parents, we only ever buy things […]

Easy Nutella Brownies

Easy Nutella Brownies

I love brownies. I think they are basically perfect. Super rich, but also sweet and gooey. I love them when the middles are so soft and moist, and the tops are cracked and papery. When you move them out of the pan and the top […]

Healthy Five Bean Chilli

Healthy Five Bean Chilli

We are big meat eaters. We’re also big lovers of fatty food and cream! A lot of my recipes seem to feature cream. But, occasionally I like to change things up. When you eat as many biscuits as we do, you need to make the […]