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Meat Free Monday – Cauliflower Cheese Gratin

Meat Free Monday – Cauliflower Cheese Gratin

I had one of those days today when you just feel sluggish and in need of a quick and easier dinner for the whole family nothing fancy just good old fashioned home-cooking. Freddie had preschool today so was ‘mega’ hungry and needed feeding fast. This cauliflower cheese recipe definitely hits the spot – a quick, … Continue reading

5pm Panic – simple easy dinners

5pm Panic – simple easy dinners

Monday is my work day so whatever I give Freddie has to either be pre-made or really quick to prepare. It can be really easy just to resort to a can of baked beans or spaghetti on these nights but given he’s had sandwiches or similar for lunch with his nanny I really want to … Continue reading

5pm Panic – Cheats Spaghetti Carbonara

5pm Panic – Cheats Spaghetti Carbonara

As a kid Spaghetti Carbonara was my brother’s favorite teatime food and I think Freddie has inherited his taste buds! This version of Spaghetti Carbonara is very similar to the one my mum used to dish up over twenty five years ago! It really doesn’t take long to whip up and if you serve it … Continue reading

5pm Panic – Chicken, rice and peas

5pm Panic – Chicken, rice and peas

Life in our house has been pretty frantic since I started back to work and launched Tiny Adventures a couple of months ago. Getting to 5pm and thinking ‘Oh crikey what’s for dinner?’ seems to be happening more frequently.  So I thought that in my next few posts I’d share a few tasty meals I … Continue reading

Home-made Tasty Fish Fingers

Home-made Tasty Fish Fingers

Fish fingers are my ‘oh no it’s 5pm already and I haven’t organised anything for tea’ fallback. They are a good source of protein and quick to cook in the oven. Well, I decided the other day that I really don’t have any excuse not to make up a batch of home-made fish fingers and … Continue reading