Lamb Tagine … with some help from Rachel’s Organic

Lamb Tagine with Honey Yogurt Dressing This spicy, fruity Moroccan inspired casserole is served with a cooling honey yogurt dressing. Ingredients  1 tsp ground cinnamon 4 tbsp olive oil  250g Rachel’s greek style honey yogurt 1.5kg boneless lamb shoulder or diced leg  Chopped parsley 1 large onion, chopped  Flaked toasted almonds 2 garlic cloves, chopped  […]

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Pear Tart Tatin

I love cooking but I have to say I am more of a chuck it in an see what happens kind of person. My style of cooking was passed down from my grandmother. She could cook anything and she NEVER weighed a thing. She was amazing, everything was always perfect, cakes, pastry and yet she’d […]

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First tastes

You might have read our recent post called “A different approach to weaning” in it I talked about how differently I have approached weaning with my third and fourth children compared to my first and second.I discussed the part that Ella’s Kitchen pouches have played in this process and how useful these are both when out and about […]

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A different approach to weaning

When I had my first baby  8.5 years ago I read and read and read about weaning. What to do; what not to do;what was good; and what was bad; which spoons I should use; and which  I shouldn’t; and if it wasn’t homemade and 100% organic it wasn’t going anywhere near my daughters’ lips. […]

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Hidden goodness

Fortunately my family are fairly easy to get fruit and vegetables into, although admittedly some are easier than others. Despite this, I do like to sneak in extra goodness where I can. Hemp seeds contain high levels of protein and beneficial plant sterols that are important in the human body.  Carun hemp seeds have an […]

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Healthy Lunchtimes with John West

Lunch…this can be a bit of a luxury as a busy mum. It’s not that mums don’t get hungry, just that we tend not to prioritise the need to eat over a nappy change, work, answering the door, feeding the children or sorting the washing out.So the bottom line is we need something fast, healthy and […]

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