lunchbox, Snack

Pizza Puffs

I try to provide my children with a little variety in their lunchboxes so as they’re not eating sandwiches every day. Don’t misunderstand me, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with sandwiches, and there are many weeks where they have some sort of sandwich all five days, but I have one boy who won’t veer beyond jam between his slices of bread …

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Breakfast

Buckwheat Pancakes

Some time ago I introduced buckwheat* into my diet. As I have mentioned previously, I have PCOS, and Insulin Resistance as a result of that. There is no cure for PCOS, it is a lifelong condition that is very difficult to manage. While I would never advocate cutting food groups, partaking in fad diets or the latest, and more often …

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Competitions

Glenisk #SweetBaby Search

It’s no secret we are massive Glenisk fans in the Simply Homemade home, so I am delighted to bring you news of a super competition they have just launched. Glenisk are looking for a baby to feature on their new range of Organic No-Added Sugar Baby Yogurts and I have all the details for you. Karen Koster launched the Glenisk …

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Dinner

Turkey Burgers

While I’m not a fan of beef burgers, I do quite like turkey burgers and wonder of wonders, so do all of the children and Mr. Simply Homemade. I do believe we could refer to this as a minor miracle! My method for making turkey burgers is almost the same as how I make meatballs, except I’m making them into …

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Dinner

Spaghetti & Meatballs

My children all eat meatballs, they love them. Mr. Simply Homemade eats meatballs too, he really enjoys them. Me? Oh you know, I can’t bear them!! Seriously, I can’t, I really don’t like them at all. However, the joy at having a meal that all the children will eat means I cook them regularly enough for them.   Ingredients 400g …

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