Slow Cooker Blueberry Porridge

It is getting warmer day by day now but despite the sunny days the mornings sometimes still have a chill to them. I like to send my kids off to school knowing they have had a warm and filling healthy breakfast and my slow cooker blueberry porridge is ideal for that. The whole family loves […]

Lighter Slow Cooker Lasagne

Here’s a recipe I created for a lighter slow cooker lasagne, not smothered in cheese sauce and with lots of veg in it, that suits both picky kids who don’t like cheese (I have one of those) and those wanting to eat more healthily (like me). A family favourite that you will want to make again […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Seed and Mango Oat Bars

As I am trying to be generally more healthy at the moment, these slow cooker pumpkin seed and mango oat bars are a healthier snack suitable for the whole family, with plenty of flavour. My kids think anything baked like cookies is tasty, and they need not know these have less sugar and are packed […]

Butternut Squash and Feta Giant Couscous Salad

Having baked along with British Bake-Off I need a little break from cakes, pastries and bread! So here’s a quick recipe for a tasty salad I had earlier in the week. The quantities are only rough as you can make as much or as little as you like. Great for a quick lunch or with […]

Slow Cooker Cinnamon, Oat and Raisin Cookie Bars

Since I know cookies can be made in the slow cooker (see my slow cooker giant cookie recipes!) I decided to try making slow cooker cinnamon, oat and raisin cookie bars for my daughter to take in her packed lunches. These are a bit healthier than flapjacks but still taste good. They went down very […]