Frozen Yoghurt “Cupcakes”

Frozen yogurt “cupcakes”   Frozen yoghurt cupcakes are one of my new favourites! This quick to prepare frozen treat is great for a quick snack or a lunchbox (if kept chilled). What’s more, it is a great way of using up yoghurt that may not get eaten before its use

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Chocolate Concrete – the original!

Do you know what chocolate concrete is? Growing up in Lincolnshire this was an absolute staple “pudding” both at home and school, so imagine my surprise when deciding to make it one day in the early 2000s and being baffled that my husband, from North West England, had never heard

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Easy Prawn risotto

Easy Prawn Risotto This requires a little more effort than some of my recipes, as you do need to be a little bit more vigilant with a risotto. I find that the secret is all in the pan – a good non stick pan makes all the difference with rice!

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Easy Tuna Fishcakes

Easy tuna fishcakes These tuna fishcakes make a delicious lunch or snack and are so easy to make, my 4 year old loved helping me with them! They are also a great way of using up any leftover mashed potato you might have from the night before. Even just a

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Slow cooker sausage casserole

Slow cooker sausage casserole This slow cooker sausage casserole is a quick and tasty meal that can be prepared in minutes, chucked in the slowcooker in the morning and ready to be served by the time you step through the door from work. I have allowed 2 sausages per person

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