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Bowls Brunch Comfort Food Lunch Recipes Sweet Potato

Homemade baked bean and potato pie

I love Monday leftover lunches and baked bean and potato pie is hard to beat. Homemade baked beans with mashed up baked potatoes.

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Bowls Chicken Comfort Food Recipes Salads

Honey and mustard chicken salad

Honey and mustard chicken, roasted new potatoes with rosemary and sea salt, green salad and yogurt dressing About 12 years ago (before kids) this was one of my go-to midweek summer dishes. We were living in London and particularly after a long day and sweaty commute home this was easy to rustle up and full […]

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Bowls Comfort Food Fries halloumi Recipes Side dishes Sides

Halloumi Fries

To be blunt if you’ve never tried them you’re missing out and if you’ve never made them yourself you should, because they’re so simple and amazing. All you need is: Ingredients A block of halloumi 2 tbsp plain flour 2 tsp of harissa or paprika Vegetable oil Greek or plain yogurt to serve They need […]

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Bowls Comfort Food Fries halloumi Recipes Side dishes Sides

Halloumi Burgers

Another take on halloumi fries, great as a Friday lunchtime treat or to replace your normal beef burger. Crisp and soft – I serve mine in a brioche bun, with some roasted garlic and mint yogurt, grilled peppers and chilli jam. All you need is: Ingredients – serves 2 A block of halloumi 2 tbsp […]

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Bowls Comfort Food Lunch Recipes Soups Stew

Slow cooked chicken and chorizo soup

This slow cooked soup is just what you need on a cold winters day. Spicy chorizo, melt in the mouth chicken surrounded with strands of peppers and onion. The sauce has the zing of paprika, tomatoes and the sweetness from orange juice and cinnamon. All those great warming flavours topped with creamy feta and spring […]

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Bowls Chicken Dinner Recipes

Sweet and Sour Chicken

Sweet and Sour Chicken or Pork has always been my go to choice from a Cantonese Takeaway. Just the thought of it brings back many fond memories of childhood family takeout feasts. Also in my late teens getting off the bus 4 stops early to get an egg fried rice with sweet and sour on […]

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Aubergine Bowls Chicken Chilli Dinner Every thing tastes good in tortilla Recipes

Oven baked Chicken & Aubergine Chilli

This is and easy no hassle chilli. Chicken and Aubergine Chilli makes a great change from a beef chilli. Also there are loads of vegetables in there, stealing all the glory. I know this goes against most other recipes and traditionalist will say that chillis should be made in a pot. However don’t knock it […]

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Bacon Bowls Chilli Comfort Food Dinner Every thing tastes good in tortilla Meat Recipes School Night Meals

Bacon and Bean Stew (aka Bacon Chilli)

Bacon chilli is quick to make, cheap and tastes amazing. Kids love it and it’s a great alternative to beef chilli.

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Bowls Noodles Recipes School Night Meals

School night noodles

A really quick noodle dish, that kids will love. As long as you have the base ingredients you can add whichever veg your kids prefer. I love making this dish when I’ve picked the kids up from school, it’s so quick you can chat and prep at the same time. It’ll take about 10 mins […]