Family Friendly Food

  • Food

    Meal Planning on a budget.

    Like many families, we are feeling the pinch. More specifically, we are aware of the uncertainty of things to come. So, we are trying to be extra careful with our budget. When I first had children, I was really good…

  • Food,  Paid

    Cook your own Pizza!

    Post in Collaboration with Schwartz. Cooking at home doesn’t have to be a hassle. Whether you want a romantic meal for two, or a family favourite, you can create a meal to be proud of at home without too much…

  • Food

    Ten Acre Popcorn – Review

    Post Christmas and my snacking habits have got a bit out of control. I’ve been enjoying leftover Christmas cake and biscuits rather too much. My sugary snacking is a problem, mostly because I can’t just have one biscuit. I guess…

  • Food,  Lifestyle

    Biscuiteers Afternoon tea

    A couple of weekends ago, a very good friend and I visited Biscuiteers in Notting Hill for afternoon tea. We had been talking about doing something special, and this seemed the ideal treat – well I do love cake! Afternoon…

  • Food

    Cooking with duck

    Collaborative Post I have always thought duck was difficult to cook with, and as such avoided buying it. I prefer the flavour and texture of duck to other meat. It has a much stronger flavour than chicken or turkey, I…

  • Food

    Cottage Pie topped with sweet potato

    This is an entry to #MeatMatters Challenge Sponsored by Simply Beef & Lamb. Learn more about the benefits of eating beef and lamb along with recipe ideas and inspiration here. When I first accepted this challenge, I had intended to…