Tag: healthy eating

Courgette and Butternut Squash Lentil Bake

Courgette and Butternut Squash Lentil Bake

In between making (and eating) cakes and brownies and giant cookies and all kinds of sweet treats for my blog I also try to eat healthily at times. It means I can have a slice of cake without guilt at other times! I created this […]

Slow Cooker Blueberry Porridge

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 […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs with Tomatoes and Peppers

Slow Cooker Chicken Thighs with Tomatoes and Peppers

Some days we are away from the house all day, and the last thing I want to do when I get home is cook. That’s when I turn to the slow cooker to make sure our meal is ready for us when we get home. […]

Lighter Slow Cooker Lasagne

Lighter Slow Cooker Lasagne

Slow cooker lasagne is a real family favourite in my household. My recipe is a lighter slow cooker lasagne without a tonne of cheese sauce and with lots of vegetables in it. This suits my family as one child doesn’t like cheese and us adults […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Seed and Mango Oat Bars

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 […]

Butternut Squash and Feta Giant Couscous Salad

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 butternut squash and feta giant couscous salad I had earlier in the week. The quantities are only rough as you can […]

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 […]