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5 Great Vegan Family-Friendly Slow Cooker Recipes

Think of slow cooker recipes, and most of us will imagine rich, meaty stews. But this versatile kitchen helper is great for saving time...

Something For The Weekend – Kid-Friendly Chilli Con Carne

Persuading children to eat spicy food can be difficult, but our kid-friendly chilli con carne is a good way to start. We’ve included some...

Something For The Weekend – Rainbow Chicken Stir-Fry

If you need a break from rich, calorific food this easy chicken stir-fry is perfect. Low-fat doesn’t mean low-flavour, and the sauce means your...

Something For The Weekend – Classic Toad-In-The-Hole

Toad-in-the-hole – sausages nestled in fluffy, golden Yorkshire pudding. It's a peculiarly British concept, but this hearty family meal really hits the spot during...

Something For The Weekend – Leek And Potato Soup With Bacon

Soup is wonderful. Quick, tasty and a good way to get vegetables into the family’s picky eaters. We all love leek and potato soup...

Something For The Weekend – The Perfect Shepherd’s Pie

First, let's be clear about one thing – a shepherd’s pie is made with lamb. The clue is in the name, after all. However,...

Something For The Weekend – Nonna’s Spaghetti Meatballs

This dish reminds me of my beloved Italian grandmother who would always make it when I visited as a child. Now my kids love...

Something For The Weekend – One-Pan Mediterranean Chicken

This dish is a regular favourite in our house and is simple but tasty family food. I vary the flavours and seasonings according to...

Something For The Weekend – Spicy Tuna Fishcakes

For some reason, the kids have never been that fond of store-bought fishcakes – but they love these. Luckily, they don’t take long to...

Something For The Weekend – Sweet Chilli Beef Noodles

Our kids love these home-made sweet chilli beef noodles. They’re a great alternative to a bought-in takeaway. They’re quick and easy to prepare, too...

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