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Fruity Nutty Banana Muffins Recipe

We absolutely love muffins but sometimes they feel like more of a treat than something you can have every day. But, I love baking muffins that we can enjoy for breakfast, a snack in the afternoon or as a dessert with custard. Our Fruity Nutty Banana Muffins are our latest creation that really do tick every box and the whole family love them – plus, they use up our old bananas…

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Rhubarb Crumble Recipe

We absolutely love crumble in our house and as we have rhubarb growing in our garden, rhubarb crumble is probably our favourite dessert. It’s a dessert that reminds me of my own childhood, growing rhubarb in my childhood garden too and I am sure it will be a dessert that reminds LP and Little Man of their childhood too later in life. Here’s our Rhubarb Crumble Recipe: Ingredients: 400g rhubarb 4…


6 Cheap Slow Cooker Recipes for the Whole Family

I love our slow cooker but the best thing about it is that we can make affordable meals that the whole family will love, often cooked in bulk, portioned up and frozen to enjoy not just on the day but as lots of meals for the future too. Here are our favourite cheap slow cooker meals for the whole family: Our favourite meal – and our favourite slow cooker meal…


Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes

As a family we eat a lot of chicken and we love the slow cooker so I thought I would round up our best slow cooker chicken recipes. These are some of our favourite easy slow cooker recipes and ones the whole family enjoy. Chicken can be quite cheap – and a lot of recipes use chicken on the bone which is a lot cheaper that chicken breasts. It also…


Mince Pie Flapjacks Recipe

If you’re looking for a tasty treat that reminds you of all things festive and isn’t traditional festive baking like a normal mince pie then you should give these Mince Pie Flapjacks a go. A very simple twist on a typical flapjack but it tastes just like mince pies without being overpowering. This leftover mincemeat flapjacks recipe is definitely a great twist on a classic recipe that the whole family…


Chocolate Chip Cupcakes Recipe

We love making cupcakes at home and I always use our never fail cupcake recipe each time we make them but sometimes it’s nice to have a bit of variety and so we’ve started making chocolate chip cupcakes based on the same recipe. These are lovely to make as they don’t seem unfinished – they don’t need icing or any decorating and can be enjoyed as a tea time treat,…


Plum Crumble Recipe

You just can’t beat a good crumble at this time of year and plum is one of our favourites. We always buy far too many plums and this is the perfect way to use them up – such a hearty, warming dessert that the whole family will love. Here’s our Plum Crumble Recipe: Ingredients: 400g plums 1 tsp vanilla extract 80g plain flour 50g butter 75g caster sugar 15g demerara…