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Quorn veggie chilli

I have been hankering after a chilli for a couple of weeks so finally got around to making one! Serves 4-6 (depending on appetite!) Ingredients half an onion 300g frozen Quorn mince 1 jar Uncle Ben’s chilli sauce (I used the hot one) 400g can kidney beans, drained and rinsed 400g tin chopped tomatoes   […]

What to do with blueberries…? Cakes!

Last year I bought some blueberry, blackcurrant and raspberry bushes as I love baking with fresh fruit. Finally they are producing and we have had a good harvest so far! The kids get involved and love picking them each day. Time to harvest some blueberries! #naturesbounty #blueberries #lovenature #lovemygarden #garden #sunnyday #mumblogger #ukblogger #ukparentbloggers #parentingblogger […]

Wheat Sucks! Adam Cooks Everything

Wheat Sucks! That’s not just my opinion but also that of Adam from Adam Cooks Everything! Check out his website and – even more tantalisingly – his YouTube channel! I have written previously about my own struggle with a wheat free diet┬ásince┬ámy diagnosis of a wheat allergy in 2001. Adam’s wife and son have coeliac […]

National Vegetarian Week: Tesco Vegetarian Kitchen review

Now as you may know by now, I am a vegetarian and I have a wheat allergy. Finding ready meals for something quick to throw in the microwave has been a hassle but then I found Tesco’s Vegetarian range. All of these items were bought with my own money and the opinions are honest! Mushroom […]

Lemon drizzle layer cake

I usually make a lemon drizzle tray bake but had some lemon curd to use up so tweaked the recipe to make a layer cake instead Ingredients Cake: 225g soft margarine (I used Stork) 225g caster sugar 225g SR flour (I used Sainsbury’s Free From SR flour) 1 tsp baking powder 4 eggs 6tbsp milk […]