This Sunday I expect to be woken up at the crack of dawn by the rugrats and 'pleased with himself for remembering man' brandishing a tray of burnt toast spread very thickly with marmite and a plastic cup of orange squash. I would actually love to be doing something wonderful and alternative for the day … Continue reading My perfect Mother’s Day
The yummy daddy enthusiastically embraces every aspect of parenting hands on. In fact he's a bit in your face with it. He doesn't flinch when changing a pooey bum and walks around proud as punch with a baby strapped to his chest and a toddler clambering over his back. But is the yummy daddy … Continue reading Has the yummy daddy gone too far?
My kids love this tofu. . So, yep I cheated (I already had it in) I also already had in some wok oil, soy sauce and rice vinegar for seasoning. You don't need all of that - soy sauce is kind of essential but veg oil to cook in is just as good. I chop … Continue reading Thank crunchie it’s Friday! Crunchy veggie stir fry with tofu
Tonight's dinner is pizza. Homemade from scratch. Earlier in the week when I was clearing out my cupboards I came across some flour that needed using up by the end of this month, what better way to use it up making a pizza base, getting the rugrats involved and covered in flour. Brilliant plan?! Ingredients … Continue reading Thursday’s child eats pizza for tea
This is such a quick and easy recipe, perfect for hungry kids after school. You can serve any veg with the sauce of course, I'm using brocolli because my kids love it and it's a great way to get lots of greenery into them, they love the cheesy sauce. I have also scattered some wholemeal … Continue reading Meal plan day 3: Broccoli gratin
Eggy bread Cut a nice thick slice of bread, whisk one egg with a dash of milk in a cup. Pour the egg mixture onto a flat plate and lay the bread on top. Leave for a couple of minutes to allow the bread to soak up the eggy mixture, flip the bread over so … Continue reading Meal plan day 2: eggy bread breakfast and veggie bean chilli and jacket potato wedges for dinner
Hi, so I promised you that I would help you cut your weekly food bill and I'm determined to give this a go. Food costs are spiralling and food banks have seen a sharp rise in the numbers of hard working families seeking help. I want to try and help cut your food bill so … Continue reading Cutting your weekly food bill. Step 2: meal planning and Mondays recipe