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15 Minute Spiced Tomato Poached Eggs

15 Minute Spiced Tomato Poached Eggs

This spiced tomato poached eggs recipe would be great for breakfast, lunch or tea (or any time in between). Poached eggs for dinner! It is said that variety is the spice of life, and in this house we like to vary our proteins. We have meat, fish and  some kind of pulses each week, along with other […]

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Spanish Style Chickpeas and Chorizo

Spanish Style Chickpeas and Chorizo

This smoky spanish style chickpeas and chorizo skillet is ready in just 30 minutes. We bought a packet of shredded cooking chorizo for a quick weekend lunch a couple of weeks ago, and it happened to be a  double packet. I planned to use the other half for a chicken and chorizo dish, but the […]

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Microwave Pasta Sauce – Mushroom and Salami

Microwave Pasta Sauce – Mushroom and Salami

A really easy microwave pasta sauce that takes only a little more time than the pasta. It’s so tempting to just use a jar of sauce, isn’t it? Yes, they’re full of sugar and salt, but you know the flavour will be well balanced. You  know it will be tasty. Well, when you’re cooking from […]

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Cheesy Baked Chicken Chunks

Cheesy Baked Chicken Chunks

| 19/08/2016 | 0 Comments

Cheesy baked chicken is an easy way to cook moist, flavoursome chicken.     I love poached chicken, don’t you? Falling apart tender in only 20 minutes, just thicken up the poaching liquid with some cornflour paste and you’re done.   What, no cornflour?   D’oh!   This dish was devised in a hurry, with […]

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Vegetable Omelette – an Easy Weeknight Recipe

Vegetable Omelette – an Easy Weeknight Recipe

| 16/08/2016 | 0 Comments

A really simple vegetable omelette with all the nutrition of home cooked food.   Myself and the toddler went on an adventure at the weekend. My husband was working, so we got on the train and went to the zoo. Trains, animals and ice cream – what more could a toddler want! Such was the […]

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Easy Baked Cajun Salmon with Wedges

Easy Baked Cajun Salmon with Wedges

| 12/08/2016 | 0 Comments

Baked Cajun Salmon – an easy weeknight treat. What are your Friday night dinners like? Do you just throw some fish fingers and chips in the oven? I must admit we sometimes do that, and my toddler does love that sort of food. If you feel like a bit of sophisticaton, this meal is nearly […]

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