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Poor Man’s Cassoulet Slow Cooker Recipe

This Slow Cooker Poor Man’s Cassoulet is one of our favourite recipes and the children love it too. Who knew that sausages, pulses and bacon could taste so good?! It’s a winning food flavour combination that just builds in depth the longer the time it’s cooked it for. Why is it called Poor Man’s Cassoulet? Poor Man’s Cassoulet is just as the name would suggest – a really cheap meal.…

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Mustard Chicken and Bacon Slow Cooker Recipe

Slow Cooker Mustard Chicken and Bacon is one of our favourite chicken slow cooker recipes. Mustard Chicken and Bacon is a winning flavour combination and works so well just served with creamy mashed potatoes or some crusty bread. The Slow Cooker Mustard Chicken and Bacon is the perfect meal to put in your slow cooker on a busy week day – before work or after the school run – and…


Slow Cooker Spicy Lentil and Sausage Hotpot Recipe

If you love a dish that can be eaten with crusty bread from a bowl then our Spicy Lentil and Sausage Hotpot could be perfect for you. It’s wholesome, filling and full of flavour. This is a great dish to cook on a cold winter’s evening but is really lovely to enjoy at any time of year, whatever the weather and on any day of the week. Why should we…


Rock Cakes Recipe – Nostalgia in a Cake

Rock cakes may not look that amazing but they are the taste of my childhood – often I’d come home from school to a house that smelt of baking and a pile of warm rock cakes. They’re a favourite in our house so thought I’d share our best rock buns recipe with you all. This is the one rock scones recipe I know off by heart and could quite easily…


Easy Chocolate Cookies Recipe

This biscuit recipe for easy chocolate cookies is one of the simplest easy cookie recipes to bake with the children. It’s often hard to find recipes that children can help with from start to finish but this one is fantastic – children can do pretty much the whole recipe with minimal help from grown ups. This is the sort of bake that would make children feel so proud at the…


Homemade Popcorn Recipe

I know, it’s so easy now to just use microwave popcorn, why would you ever need to make your own popcorn on the hob?! Well, having started Weight Watchers Simple Start in January I was amazed to find out that homemade popcorn with certain flavourings is a ‘Filling & Healthy’ food. This means that I can eat it until I’m full! A great treat that I can basically eat as…


Chocolate Marble Cake Recipe

Chocolate marble cakes have been my favourite cake since childhood. I remember thinking how amazing it was as a child, two cakes in one, mixed together and with both flavours so present. I used to have it at home, in my lunch box and as the ultimate treat. So now I’ve made my very own marble cake recipes – and this chocolate vanilla marble cake tastes just as good as…