Recipe – Chocolate Chip Bread & Butter Pudding (Cooking With Kids)

As Ste was cooking us a delicious Sunday roast last week me and Leo decided to take charge of pudding duty. Leo is 9 now and has always enjoyed cooking with me, for years he wanted to be a 'cooker' (he meant a chef!). I'm noticing now how much more he is capable of doing … Continue reading Recipe – Chocolate Chip Bread & Butter Pudding (Cooking With Kids)

Recipe – Sausage Casserole with Apple and Cider

This is perfect for those chilly Autumn evenings and really easy to make.  I had my brother round for tea and he and both the boys wolfed it down so thumbs up all round! You can swap the cider for apple juice if you would prefer, but the alcohol does get burned off in the … Continue reading Recipe – Sausage Casserole with Apple and Cider

#maSTOMAchef Week 4 – Mushrooms

Well this has a huge stamp of approval, not from me, Ste or the kids... But from Ste's dog Izzy! I cooked this in the slow cooker on Monday and then left it in the fridge to eat on Tuesday with some rice. The dog however, had other ideas and while we were out picking … Continue reading #maSTOMAchef Week 4 – Mushrooms

Recipe – Slow Cooker Cajun Chicken Tagliatelle

Well you may or may not know but Ste, my boyfriend, is tube fed through a jejunostomy (the tube goes into his jejunum at the start of his small intestine). He can still eat if he feels like it but due to the severe bouts of sickness caused by his gastroparesis he often doesn't. He … Continue reading Recipe – Slow Cooker Cajun Chicken Tagliatelle

#maSTOMAchef Week Two – Quinoa

So this week the #maSTOMAchef choice of ingredient was up to me!  I decided to choose quinoa.  It is something I have wanted to try for a while and thought this was the perfect opportunity. I had heard it was similar to a risotto rice so decided to make a garlic mushroom quinoa dish.  Mushrooms … Continue reading #maSTOMAchef Week Two – Quinoa

Recipe – Honey And Mustard Chicken

This was a bit of a last minute throw it all together and pray type of recipe but it turned out amazingly well!  It was another one that I gave to the boys and they both ate it all which is fantastic as I have mentioned before, they can be fussy! Riley said he especially … Continue reading Recipe – Honey And Mustard Chicken