Category Archives: Family and Kids

Review: ‘Hello Fresh’ Sri Lankan Mahi Mahi Coconut Curry

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Ever since I became a reluctant housedad three years ago, I have done all of the cooking in our family.┬áMy wife works long hours, so the last thing she needs … Continue reading

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Review: Waitrose ‘Seriously Smooth’ Passion Fruit Panna Cotta

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The first time I ever tried Panna Cotta it was made for me by super-chef Theo Randall. Now there’s a name-drop for you! Unfortunately, he had also made it for … Continue reading

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Cooking For Kids: Baked Honey-Glazed Chicken Wings

Honey-Glazed Chicken Wings

This hardly qualifies as a recipe because it’s so easy, but I’ll share it anyway because my kids loved it. In fact, they’re still sucking the honey off their fingers. … Continue reading

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Cooking For Kids: Sweetcorn and Pepper Fritters with Slow Cooked Lamb Steaks

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Colour and crunch. Crunch and colour.These are my buzz words for kids’ food. Colour = healthy ; crunch = texture, which in turn = good for teeth. Of course, these … Continue reading

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King Prawn and Crunchy Vegetable Tempura

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This King Prawn and Vegetable Tempura dish makes a great starter, with dips, or is fantastic for kids’ teatime. Crunchy, colourful, finger food – you can’t go wrong with young … Continue reading

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Cooking For Kids: Lemon Sole Goujons aka Posh Fish Fingers

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Who trusts what comes out of the freezer cabinets nowadays? Even fish fingers might have a whiff of hay about them for all we know. There’s only one way to … Continue reading

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Homemade Sausage Rolls with Sweet Chilli Sauce

  You could, of course, go to Gregg’s. Or you could show your kids how much you love them by making these super sausage rolls for them. Even better, if … Continue reading

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