Easy recipes

Apricot, Honey & Pecan Flapjacks

These are a delicious and nutritious treat to make with the kids and are great for lunch boxes or breakfast on the go.

Total cost to make: approximately £5

Pork and Apple Burgers

Pork and Apple Burgers - This is a great family dinner and a lighter option than a beef burger. Great served with home made sweet potato wedges and sweetcorn. Serves 4. 

Total cost to make: approximately £7.50

Easy banana pancakes

Easy banana pancakes - These light and fluffy American style pancakes are perfect for using up over-ripe bananas from the fruit bowl. Gluten free - try swopping self-raising flour for gluten free alternatives. Dairy free - try almond or oat milk

Total cost to make: approximately £3.00

Home-made Granola

Home-made Granola - Try making your own cereal for a healthy change from the sugary shop bought varieties. Kids will love to help assemble. Enjoy with milk or greek yogurt. Makes approx 8-10 servings.

Porridge Power

Perfect Porridge Power - Porridge is not just for cold mornings! Try cooking up a big batch and allowing family members to experiment with their favourite nutritious toppings. Any left over can be warmed up and topped with fruit the next day. Serves family of 4.

Dairy free: Try making with oat or almond milk for a delicious dairy free alternative

Spinach & Red Pepper Mini Frittatas

Spinach & Red Pepper Mini Frittatas - Kids love making these mini frittatas and if cooked ahead they make a brilliant breakfast for on the go. 

For non-vegetarian try adding diced grilled bacon or sausage

Total cost to make: approximately £3.50

Roasted Veg & Salmon Traybake

Roasted Veg & Salmon Traybake - Wonderfully simple to put together, employ the kids to help with the chopping and assembly. Light on the washing up too! Dairy free: Try coconut yogurt instead of greek yogurt.

Total cost to make: approximately £10.50

Courgette and Bacon Frittata

Courgette and Bacon Frittata - speedy frittatas make for a great mid-week dinner or even cooked ahead and served cold for a delicious breakfast or packed lunch. Dairy free: Swap cheddar cheese for vegan cheese. Vegetarian: Leave out the bacon and pack in some extra veg.

Total cost to make: approximately £5.50

Creamy Vegetable Curry

Creamy Vegetable Curry Creamy and healthy - this can easily be adapted to the whole family by adding chicken or fish if desired. Make double and freeze for another day.
Dairy free: Use coconut yogurt instead of plain yogurt.

Total cost to make: £8.50 

Speedy Fish Patties

Speedy Fish Patties. Freezable and simple vegetable packed fish patties that are an enjoyable family meal served with salad or steamed carrots and broccoli.
Dairy Free: Use oat milk and vegan cheese as an alternative.
Gluten Free: Try using gluten free flour as an alternative to plain flour.

Total cost to make: approximately £5.50