Main Meals

Loaded Potato Skins

Jacket potatoes are a win in our house. We generally go for a classic bean and cheese combo. Loaded potato skins are a great way to add a bit of verity to your lunch time potato. Bacon and either onion ...
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One Pan Sausage Roast

I have previously expressed a great love of sausages. I also love any meal that you can add loads of vegetables to. This one meets both of those requirements for a great family meal. It’s also, super easy, and ridiculously ...
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Simple sausage Casserole

Ah, sausages. How I love thee. From a big German sausage from the German Christmas Market, to a sausage pasta bake and everything in between. I’m not sure much beats a sausage and egg sandwich. Or a fancy BBQ sausage, ...
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Creamy Smoked Mackerel and Spring Onion Risotto

I Love risotto. The creamier the better. With added Parmesan. Isn’t everything better with cheese? This one has cream too! Hunky husband makes it really weirdly and cooks the rice in water, like normal rice. Then drains it and adds ...
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Blue Cheese and Sweet Potato Frittata

I’ve only recently discovered frittatas, I made my first one a few months ago. I love them! Like the good old omelette, you can add whatever you can find in the fridge, it’s a brilliant day before shopping meal you ...
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Homemade Beef Burgers

I love Homemade Burgers. They’re so versatile, you can add any flavours you want, and any toppings you want. I like cheese and pineapple, bacon, more cheese, haloumi, other meats, and a bit more cheese. Probably not all on the ...
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Chicken and Chorizo Tray Bake

As a busy mum of young kids, I don’t think there're many recipes better than those you can just throw everything in one tray or pan and leave to cook. And if you can get loads of veggies in it, ...
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Steak with Peppercorn Sauce

This is our ultimate date night meal. Hunky Husband does my steak absolutely perfectly and I love his peppercorn sauce, so this has become what I ask for if he offers to cook me something special. (Or the Risotto. The ...
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Cottage Pie

I always call this a Shepherd’s pie. It’s not, Shepherds keep sheep, not cows. I love this recipe, it takes quite a long time, but it’s big enough that you can save, or even freeze some for another day. I ...
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Blue Cheese Pasta

This is one of the grown ups favourites in our house. Although to be fair I've never tried the kids with it, and they generally love everything. I've noticed over the last few weeks blogging seems to be making me ...
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