Food & Drink

Food and drink Chilling with Lucas blog full of family-friendly food and drink options and food and drink photos. Kitchen product reviews such as processes for a food processor for quick and easy food preparation and recipe creation. Quick family-friendly meals the kids will love and meal ideas and inspiration. Kitchen decor inspiration and kitchen appliance reviews to help you purchase the best kitchen products for your home. How to make rainbow spaghetti child sensory play and child sensory ideas and making fun and creative meals for kids. Food and drink benefits and health properties such as the benefit of drinking white tea. There are many types of tea to drink so researching the properties of different teas is important. There are also plenty of delicious coffees and ideal coffee cups for everyone. For the summer you might want to swap to coconut bowls and make refreshing cucumber salads. For green-fingered parents, you can get children involved with learning how to grow herbs in the garden. How to get fresh water with the zero water filter jug. Family-friendly recipes and slow cooker recipes such as slow cooker lemon chicken are delicious additions to family meal planning. Meal planning such as slim and save lifestyle plan to help dietary confidence and choices. Seasonal reviews and places to eat such as Sapporo teppanyaki Christmas preview and review of lunch at L’ecole, Vendoire. Family-friendly places to eat and have lunch with soft play for kids. Find out about a vegan diet and the benefits of kids going vegan. Vegan meal planning on a budget and vegan one pound meals can help with family meal planning. There are lots of delicious alternatives to ice cream for family food treats. Family-friendly food and restaurant reviews, great recipes the family will love and blog articles for recommended food and drink.

Aubergine And Potato Curry Recipe

| Food & Drink

I fancied making an aubergine curry but didn’t have all the fresh ingredients in that I needed to follow the recipes I had seen so I decided to make my own using what I already had in the cupboard. Thankfully it turned out delicious, we didn’t have any naan bread so I served it with […] Read more…

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Abel And Cole Review

| Food & Drink, Reviews

abel and cole curry

  When I was asked which box I would like to review, I really thought Abel and Cole just did fruit and vegetable boxes. Oh no, they do everything. I think I could actually do my ‘big’ shop with them. There is everything from fruit, veg, meat, fish, store cupboard items, baby food, frozen meals, […] Read more…

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An Alternative To Turkey This Christmas

| Food & Drink

  I recently tried Tesco Counters 21 Day Matured Beef Rib Joint as part of the Tesco Orchard Programme. I have never used the counters as Tesco before, I have bought the pre-packed meat but other than that, we always buy our meat from a local butcher. The man on the Tesco counter was friendly and advised […] Read more…

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Slow Cooker Fruity Beef Casserole

| Food & Drink

  I love using my slow cooker during winter, nothing beats throwing a load of ingredients into a pot and leaving it until tea time so you have the day free and the house smells of delicious home cooking. I decided to adapt Duerrs Fruity Beef Casserole for the slow cooker. I also changed the quantities for […] Read more…

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Cheese Posties Review

| Food & Drink, Giveaways, Reviews

Cheese postie cooked cheese and chocolate toastie on a plate

  I recently received a Cheese Postie to review. As you may have gathered from the name, it is a cheese toasty that you receive through the post. Very clever! The guys over at Cheese Postie send you everything you need to make a delicious and fresh cheese toasty. You choose whether you would like a […] Read more…

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Lucas’ First Halloween

| Diary, Fashion, Food & Drink

lucas sat in a highchair smiling and wearing a halloween baby growHalloween

Happy Halloween! For Lucas’ first halloween we took him to visit his grandparents and great grandparents. He was a not so scary looking skeleton. I bought a skeleton all in one and ‘my first spooky halloween’ bib from Tesco. I carved 2 pumpkins. The first I carved a heart for World Vision, the idea is you carve […] Read more…

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A Healthier Treat

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a selection of fruit cut up on a plate drizzled in chcolate

  Before I started seeing D, I was definitely a savoury person over sweet. I would always go for a starter rather than a desert, however since then I have been converted to the world of puddings. D and I like love having treats…chocolate, ice cream, cake, anything loaded with fat and sugar but oh […] Read more…

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Keep Me Going Cereal Review

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keep me going cereal review #health

  Freedom cereal ltd. have taken over 2 years getting this cereal the way they want it, a healthy yet tasty breakfast cereal. It is low in fat, high in fibre and with a Glycaemic index of 50. The little pillows are made of whole grain barley and oat which help release energy and reduce […] Read more…

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