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Creme Egg Millionaire Shortbread

Creme Egg Millionaire Shortbread

I quite like Easter. I’m not even a little bit religious, so not in that sense. But I like the idea of welcoming Spring and celebrating new life and everything else that is lovely about this time of year. And the chocolate, of course. Even […]

Easy Mother’s Day Meal Ideas

Easy Mother’s Day Meal Ideas

Mother’s Day is already just around the corner and whether your family likes to go big with presents, cards and treats, or you prefer a more subtle way to mark the day, it’s a nice chance to celebrate your mum. To show her that you […]

Mini Egg Rocky Road

Mini Egg Rocky Road

My kids are obsessed with Mini Eggs. When he was young, Michael thought mini eggs were eggs. He was very disappointed one morning when he asked for eggs after Easter! This means that as soon as we enter a new year, and Easter starts taking […]

Sausage and Bean Casserole

Sausage and Bean Casserole

Sausage and beans are probably two of our favourite ingredients. And when you’ve got two favourite things, what do you do? You throw them in a casserole, that’s what! Seriously though, Sausage and Bean Casserole is the perfect meal I think. It’s easy, and incredibly […]

Creamy Chicken and Leek Pasta Bake

Creamy Chicken and Leek Pasta Bake

If you visit often or pay any attention to my Instagram feed you might have noticed that I’m a bit of a pasta fan. I’d happily eat it most nights. And leftover Pasta Sandwiches for lunch, because all the carbs! I love pasta in many […]

Red Velvet Cake

Red Velvet Cake

I remember always being impressed by how a Red Velvet Cake looked. Having tried to make pink cupcakes with the kids, and always ending up with a faintly brown, I was incredibly impressed by the colour. But, for a long time, I’d never eaten one. […]

5 Ways to Use Your Microwave

5 Ways to Use Your Microwave

We don’t have a microwave. We did, but we had a tiny kitchen and a little old microwave that did the bare minimum. So, when it died we decided that we needed the space more than the microwave. Priorities and all that. However, we’ve now […]

Simple Sausage Traybake

Simple Sausage Traybake

I love a traybake. There’s nothing easier than throwing some veg, meat and oil onto a tray and letting it bake. That’s really about all it is. This Simple Sausage Traybake is one of my favourite easy meals. It’s up there with the Chicken Traybake, […]

Chocolate Heart Surprise Cake

Chocolate Heart Surprise Cake

I don’t remember the last time I went out on Valentine’s Day. It’s been a good few years, and me and Husband have never been out for a romantic valentines meal. I mean, we might have took the kids for a Nando’s lunch or something […]

Creamy Salmon and Leek Pasta Bake

Creamy Salmon and Leek Pasta Bake

I love pasta. I honestly could eat it every day for weeks and never get bored. To be honest, I could probably eat a few pasta based meals again and again quite happily. It’s just so filling and comforting. Pasta bake is probably one of […]