Jelly and Ice Cream No kids party is complete without jelly and ice cream. These traffic light jellies from Netmums are great for kids of all ages, myself included. My wife and I, aka Nanny and Grandad, make them for the grandchildren’s birthday parties. Grandad is on jelly duty while Nanny puts whipped cream sprinkled […]
Recipes that are child-friendly and nominated by my Grandchildren for inclusion in the cook book.
SPAM History Lets go back in time to World War II. Fish was unavailable so us Brits made SPAM fritters instead for our weekly deep fry with chips. SPAM is canned pork luncheon meat made in the USA by Hormel, introduced in 1937. It became popular during WW II because of the difficulty in getting […]
Make your own tasty homemade fish fingers, so much better than shop bought. History of Fish Fingers Launched in 1955 the first fish finger in Britain was a resounding success. More than 60 years later the frozen brick of fish is just as popular. The fish finger was developed in an old Birds Eye factory […]
Providing you can get hold of pasta in this time of lockdown, this easy cheesy sausage pasta is a quick and simple one-pot midweek meal.
Sausage and beans has to be every kid’s favourite meal. This healthier bean and sausage bake recipe from Sainsbury’s, includes baby spinach, red peppers and cherry tomatoes
This golden nutty brittle from Sainsbury’s magazine is so easy to make and goes down really well with a nice cup of coffee.
A fun alternative for the kids lunchboxes or on a picnic.
A good old fashioned treat for kids, no matter how old!
An Easter treat for the family, and a good way to use up those left over buns with this hot cross pudding recipe idea from Sainsburys.
This recipe for an old school sprinkles tray bake from ohlaliving.com will take you straight back to the school dining hall.