If you want to give something different something special for this Christmas, try these.
These two lovely trail mix recipes help you to prepare a delicious healthy snack just in minutes.
Nothing is better on a chilly day than a bowl of hearty stew. Probably the only thing what is even better - having a little bit of free time because the stew cooks itself to perfection in the slow cooker...
This Caterpillar cake is a healthy, sugar-free option for a toddler’s Birthday and really easy to make. The base is cooked millet sweetened naturally with creamed raisins and fruit juice. (Gluten-free recipe)
Healthy sweets and cakes for kids is always a bit difficult, as they know immediately that they are tricked. Well, it is not impossible to hide vegetables (like beetroot, carrot) in a cake, but when they recognise it probably they feel cheated. My trick is letting them making the dessert themselves – and this chocolate and prune discs recipe is perfect for this. (more…)
There are three really good reasons for eating pumpkins:
1, they are so healthy
2, they cook quickly
3, they are versatile.
Here are two recipes – you can pair them to make a lovely family meal – in a flash.
I resisted a slow cooker for a long time: I just did not want another big appliance sitting unused on my kitchen worktop. Finally, I gave a chance to it and my slow cooker has proved that I was wrong. To be honest, I just fell in love with it. A good slow cooker helps you to provide healthy and delicious meals to your family with a minimum effort. Basically, it gives you free time, lots of free time,- and no guilty conscious: home-made family meals are sorted.
If you want to cut down processed food, ditch jarred pasta sauce. Just read the ingredients list and you will understand.
Well, I know time is gold for you, so here is a really healthy and easy pasta sauce – ready in 15 minutes. Make a big batch and you can make at least 3 meals using this sauce.
I always look for healthy recipes but sometimes I come across recipes which look attractive – just they are not so healthy.
It is easy to make a recipe healthier, you just need to know what to swap to a healthier ingredient. This is not just for advanced cooks.
Cook once – and enjoy three delicious butternut squash recipes this autumn.
Make the time-consuming part ahead and three speedy weekday supper is sorted.
And they are healthy and family friendly too.
This recipe proves that you do not need to fill a cake with sugar to enjoy a luxury dessert. And this is a luxury dessert: using real rose petals rose butter and just a tiny bit of sugar you can create a show-stopping cake for any occasion.
~It is like the taste and beauty of summer on a plate.
Summer or winter – it does not matter – after a busy day, a lovely and quick soup is blessing on the family table.
If your kids eat it…
These recipes are not just ready in 15 minutes, but they are tested and approved by toddlers and childrens. (more…)
We, busy mums need energy quickly and energy bars or muesli bars are so handy. These no-bake easy energy bars are ready in 10 minutes and keep well in the fridge for 5 days. And the best part: you can customise its favour according your taste.
Watching your calorie intake and still yearning for cookies? Treat yourself with these low-calorie cookies and you do not have to feel guilty.
I know that probably you do not feel to set up the oven in the summer, I must share this recipe now as these biscuits are perfect on the go – picnic food or summer holiday – they will be a sure hit.
If you would like to eat a bit more protein, or have a gluten-free breakfast – or you just run out of bread… these little oat buns are here to help you.
I don’t let you down: a really quick recipe again, 5 minutes mixing and 12 minutes baking and the smell of these delicious fresh buns attract the whole family to the morning table. 🙂
I guarantee you will save these recipes into the family cookbook 🙂
A quick dinner idea: this satisfying wet garlic rarebit mushroom will blow you away. Quick but it is bursting with fresh seasonal flavours and so satisfying… you cannot find a dish – like this – in a restaurant, you have to make it for yourself 🙂
I also appreciate the fact that asparagus recipes usually quick recipes, as asparagus do not need a long cooking time. So it is a perfect match to my three expectations: quick, light and family friendly. 🙂
If you don’t have an idea what to do with leftover roast chicken, check out this recipe and you can make a healthy and filling soup in just 20 minutes.
Its simplicity makes it so attractive, you are going to love this one.
This recipe has been my little secret – until now. I must share it with you as this is the dessert what is really good for you: high in fibre, high in iron and it really chocolatey.
By the way, it does not contain added sugar. The perfect, guilt-free dessert in a weight loss diet. 🙂
And the best part: only 10 minutes to make it! (more…)
Ketchup or no ketchup? This is the question.
My daughters love ketchup – as most of the kids do. Is it good for them? Shall I let them eat ketchup?
I worked out a guilt-free, simple and easy-to-make healthy ketchup recipe – what I can offer to my children too without worrying about the sugar content and calories.
I love flatbread and I used to think that making flat bread is very difficult. Not anymore, as after a short experimenting, I found that making flatbread does not need more that 10 minutes mixing and 10 minutes baking. That’s it. And the result is delicious and toddler-friendly 🙂