Family food: homemade prosciutto and chard pizza

Pizzas are great fun to make with children, and normally a guaranteed popular dinner among the whole family. This one is from scratch and very quick. Lauren made this recently from start to finish in less than 45 minutes, with her 20-month old daughter helping (a great way to distract from tiredness and keep momentum … More Family food: homemade prosciutto and chard pizza

Foodie Friday: Thyme and garlic pork chops with potatoes and pears [recipe]

This is pretty much a ‘chuck it all in the oven and it’s done’ kind of meal. Really easy and cheap, works for the whole family and tastes delicious! We have a butcher down the road and get pork chops freshly cut so they are really thick and meaty (£4 for two, which easily feeds … More Foodie Friday: Thyme and garlic pork chops with potatoes and pears [recipe]

Family food: Cinnamon breakfast pancakes [recipe]

These pancakes are a breakfast favourite in Lauren’s house (with regular requests for “panpakes” from her 19-month old). They’re light and fluffy and are so quick to make. We often have them as a treat on a weekend, but they work for a midweek treat and snack, too. Healthy, filling, very tasty and perfect for all … More Family food: Cinnamon breakfast pancakes [recipe]

Family food: Spring greens (or ANY greens!) and feta tagliatelle [recipe]

This is possibly one of the most simple, quick and nutritious meals we do. Suitable for all the family, it’s packed full of goodness and is fun for little fingers to handle. It’s a winner in our house and is a great way to get lots of goodness into a meal you can eat hot, … More Family food: Spring greens (or ANY greens!) and feta tagliatelle [recipe]