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Three Spice Pan fried White Fish

Three Spice Pan fried White Fish

Sorry fishy… namely the orange roughy that was consumed in my house not all that long ago, that on this very blog I publicly announced my family was eating. See even 3 months ago I was going along thinking this lovely white gleaming fillet was just perfect for little plates, not so much my wallet (didn’t … Continue reading

The Ultimate Pulled Pork

The Ultimate Pulled Pork

I hope all you Mums had a wonderful Mother’s Day on Sunday! My family spoilt me rotten with a fun outing to an organic farmers market and then a delicious home-cooked meal. Cooked by Freddie with some help from his Dad! Freddie’s Daddy was so pleased with the results that he’s written a guest blog … Continue reading

Spaghetti with cherry tomatoes

Spaghetti with cherry tomatoes

This dish is one of the most popular dish in Italy and very easy to make. It also represent the simplicity of Italian cuisine, with simple fresh ingredients you will get the best result. My family loves this so I can honestly say that I make spaghetti with cherry tomatoes once a week, in 20 minutes you … Continue reading

Homemade Potato Gnocchi

Gnocchi are one of my absolutely family favorite dishes and one of the most popular dishes in Italy. They are a small potatoes dumplings made with boiled potatoes, eggs and flour served with a nice sauce. They are to die for and my kids adore gnocchi. I’m Italian so I grew up making gnocchi starting … Continue reading

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

Slow-cooked Lemon Tarragon Chicken

Slow-cooked Lemon Tarragon Chicken

This is a quick easy slow-cooked meal. It takes less than 10 mins to prepare and I promise the whole family will love it! It is so simple to prepare that your little ones will be able to help you. The best thing is that you can enjoy it hot for dinner and have enough … Continue reading

Baby’s First Slow-cooked Meal

Wow how time flies! Lottie is 7 months and eating ‘real’ food. She seems to have taken to solids much faster than Freddie did and so far hasn’t refused the spoon. Surprisingly she will eat pretty much anything, even stronger flavours like salmon, and has progressed to lumpy textures quickly. I have a couple of … Continue reading

Salmon Fishcakes

Salmon Fishcakes

Fishcakes like meatballs are a real hit in our house with Freddie and the grown-ups! This recipe is a great, easy, tasty teatime meal that is also really nutritious. The salmon is packed full of Omega-3s which are essential for brain and eye development. Your baby cannot make Omega-3s so has to get them from … Continue reading