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Slow Cooker Moussaka Recipe

I recently cooked lasagne in the slow cooker and and since then I have tried a whole host of traditional oven dishes in the slow cooker. We cook a lot of slow cooker chicken but never really lamb mince. But this slow cooker moussaka was so good that I just had to share it. I’m looking forward to creating many more traditional oven dishes in the slow cooker. So watch…

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Frosted Orange Cake Recipe

This may be the nicest cake I have ever baked. I don’t know whether it’s because I bothered to ice it and make it look pretty or that the sponge was so moist and full of flavour – it couldn’t have been nicer. This was based on a recipe for ginger cake but any regular readers know I really don’t need any more ginger in my life so I went for…


Fruity Banana Muffins Recipe

The children love to bake and one thing we bake regularly is mini muffins – as they’re just so easy. They make a great breakfast or snack for the children and they freeze really well. Here’s our recipe for Fruity Banana Muffins. Here’s our Fruity Banana Muffins recipe: Ingredients 230g margarine 230g caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 4 eggs, beaten 4 over ripe bananas 100ml sour cream 450g plain flour…


Chocolate Courgette Cake – Netflix & Snack!

Now that autumn is in full swing our favourite thing to do is watch Netflix – and what better thing to do than ‘Netflix and Snack’! The children and I get our favourite nibbles and treats and sit and watch our favourite shows and movies on Netflix, all snuggled under a blanket. This month Netflix challenged us to create our favourite Netflix and Snack treat, inspired by a Netflix show.…


Smoked Haddock Macaroni Cheese Recipe – Our Cheese Rules #CheeseRules

We are a family of cheese lovers. SO much so that it’s something we eat every day – from cheese on toast to cheese salads and cheese and biscuits in the evening. We often have cheese incorporated into our dinner and watching Cathedral City’s latest adverts I had to nod along, there are definitely cheese rules in our house too! We have homemade nachos once a week – and the…


Strawberry Jelly and Custard Pots Recipe

I love making quick and easy desserts for the children that are fun but taste good too. As we have so many strawberries in the garden at the moment I decided to make these Strawberry Jelly and Custard Pots – the children loved the jelly, loved the custard and loved the fruit surprise in the jelly! Here’s our Strawberry Jelly and Custard Pots Recipe: Ingredients 1 Pack of Strawberry Jelly…


Slow Cooker Fish Pie Recipe

Hubby isn’t a huge fan of fish – we usually eat a lot of chicken – yet he loved this Slow Cooker Fish Pie! Amazingly, there aren’t that many slow cooker fish recipes online and a lot of people don’t really think cooking fish in a slow cooker is something you can do. But, you can definitely cook fish and even seafood in the slow cooker so I thought I’d…