Have fun with the family and learn to cook healthy food on a budget

Cooking Good! is a new community cooking project based in rural Daventry and South Northants. It won’t cost you a penny to improve your cooking skills, help your family to eat more healthily and have some fun in the process!

  • Cooking Good! is a cost-free, personalised cooking experience in your own home and/or at group demonstrations.
  • It’s about having fun, cooking healthy food on a budget and helping your family eat better.
  • For families with children aged up to 11 years old.
  • Volunteers will help with advice on how to manage fussy eaters!
  • For all families across rural areas of Daventry and South Northants
  • Special diets can be catered for

We need families willing to take part and volunteers to help with the cooking and demonstrations. Please get in touch.


Home Sessions

  • For families with children  under 5 years
  • Those who meet certain eligibility criteria
  • Equipment and vouchers for ingredients will be supplied
  • One Session per week for 25 weeks

Group Sessions

  • For families with children up to 11 years
  • In various venues, such as Stay & Play groups and schools
  • If you have a group who meet regularly that would benefit from experiencing healthy cooking on a budget sessions, please do get in touch.
  • Speedy fish pie

    Speedy fish pie - this dish uses frozen fish pieces and new potatoes for a quick and budget friendly crowd pleaser.

  • Spring courgette & pea risotto

    Spring courgette & pea risotto - this versatile recipe uses left-over roast chicken but you can be creative and add any meats

  • Carrot cake cookies

    Carrot cake cookies - these are a modern take on the classic carrot cake and make a healthy lunchbox treat or after school snack.

  • Strawberry & rhubarb fool

    Strawberry & rhubarb fool - a colourful and light spring dessert that is perfect for sharing with friends and family.

  • Spring leek & potato soup

    Spring leek & potato soup - this delicious and comforting dish makes a budget-friendly mid-week lunch or supper.

  • Christmas Tree Snack Platter

    Christmas Tree Snack Platter - children will love washing, chopping, cubing and arranging this Christmas tree healthy snack platte

  • Tasty Christmas Crumble

    Tasty Christmas Crumble - this healthy pud is perfect for trying over the holiday season and all the spices will make your home sm

If you live in South Northants and rural areas around Daventry, please contact us to learn more.

Phone: (Lorraine)  07969 134887
Email: lorraine@health-works.co.uk

Family fun and free food!

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Project funded by Public Health Northamptonshire