Feeding the family is a big part of my day and I love experimenting with food to find dishes that are both affordable and healthy. Cooking for a family of six is no mean feat, especially when you have fussy eaters. Since we took on our ex battery hens in September 2013 we have been blessed with fresh eggs daily and I am on the hunt for ways of using them up. More and more I am starting to write about foods I make so now they are in one place for you to read and maybe even try yourself. I hope you enjoy these recipes as much as we do.
Homemade Bounty Bars - One of my favourite chocolate bars is Bounty, it’s been a favourite for many years now but it has never crossed my mind that I could make them myself. However recently I came across a post on facebook with a recipe and thought I would have a go. So I... Read more"Homemade Bounty Bars" Chocolate Steamed Pudding - I’ve told you before that one of my favourite childhood puddings was treacle pudding. I can clearly remember watching my mum making steamed puddings when I was younger and although I have been making my own treacle puddings lately I have been baking them in the oven. So today I... Read more"Chocolate Steamed Pudding" Homemade Coconut Ice - One of my all time favourite treats has to be Coconut Ice, I remember making it as a child with my mum but since then have bought it in local sweet shops. I don’t know why but this week I had the urge to attempt to make it myself again. ... Read more"Homemade Coconut Ice" Krabby Patty Challenge - We have been taking part in the Krabby Patty Challenge to mark the release of Spongebob Squarepants Plankton’s Robotic Revenge video game. Krabby Patty’s are synonymous with Spongebob but Mr Krabs will not tell anyone the recipe! So we have been challenged to come up with our own Krabby Patty... Read more"Krabby Patty Challenge"