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Category: Main Meals

Sausage Pasta Recipe

Posted on: 24th June 2014

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On today’s blog is my famous Sausage Pasta recipe. This is one of our family favourites – what tastier combo than some nice sausages, fresh tomato-based sauce and pasta? It’s another very versatile dish – you can add / swap the vegetable options – how about mushrooms or aubergines as alternatives? Here’s the recipe: Ingredients 300g (dry weight) ...
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Sweet potato and chickpea risotto

Posted on: 8th May 2014

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Today’s blog is a delicious vegetarian twist on a risotto. It uses chickpeas as the main protein source. As well as protein, chickpeas (along with other beans and pulses) are a good source of iron and calcium. I like to go veggie once a week to reduce our meat intake and also help do my ...
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Easy tuna risotto – simple, cheap & nutritious!

Posted on: 25th March 2014

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This is my quick and easy risotto recipe and tonight’s dinner  – all made in 1 large saucepan. The kids loved it and my 18 month old got stuck in eating with her hands. This easy, cheap (only 75p per serving) and nutritious meal only takes 30 minutes to make. Instead of using expensive Arborio ...
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Pancake Day Ideas

Posted on: 3rd March 2014

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Shrove Tuesday aka Pancake Day is here! This is one of our favourite food celebrations as a family. Pancakes are great – a perfect savoury snack, a healthy dessert (depending on your choice of filling or course!) or an alternative lunch. They are also great for weaning babies and children because if you make them ...
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