Recipes

Baby Yoda Open Sandwich

To celebrate Star Wars Day always held on May the Fourth for obvious reasons, I have created a Baby Yoda Open Sandwich. Baby Yoda or Grogu is a super popular character created for The Mandalorian and as every Star Wars fan knows, Grogu is essential to the saga and popular with all ages. Ingredients Bread …

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The Hungry Caterpillar

Today is World Book Day so here is a super easy recipe for you to make with your child or in your early years setting. Ingredients 1 Cucumber 5 or 6 Radishes 2 Large Carrots 2 Peppercorns Method Lie your cucumber on a chopping board. Using a sharp knife, cut V-shapes along the top of …

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Heart-shaped Mini Pizzas

It’s Valentines Day today so here’s a great recipe to make for tea tonight – Heart-shaped Mini Pizzas. This recipe uses a homemade pizza base without yeast which is super easy to make. Ingredients 200g self-raising flour100ml semi-skimmed milk50ml olive oil4 tbsp passata or tinned chopped tomatoesToppings of your choice25g Cheddar cheese, grated Method 1. …

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Valentine’s Focaccia Bread Art

For Valentine’s Day, how about showing your loved one how much you care by making them their own special Valentine’s Focaccia Bread Art. Most recipes for bread can be quite time-consuming so I’ve created a recipe where you can make your bread quickly and easily. Easy Focaccia Bread Art Ingredients 225g Strong Plain Flour 1x7g …

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Strawberry Heart

Another idea to make for Valentines Day is a Strawberry Heart. These are very easy to make and are very eye-catching. You will need a punnet of strawberries to make this recipe. How to make Slice the leaves and stalk from the top of the strawberries. Slice the strawberries lengthways into thin slices. Arrange into …

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Quick Chicken Stir Fry

I have created this dish to support the Veg Power Stir Fry Frenzy campaign to show a quick, easy and affordable way of making a stir fry using lots of different veg. I have used veg that are currently in season and added broccoli for its texture, flavour and vibrant colour. Ingredients 1 tbsp vegetable …

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Sweet Potato Lasagna

This delicious lasagna has been created to highlight the Veganuary campaign. Veganuary is held every January to encourage more people to move towards a plant-based diet, leading to a healthier and more sustainable lifestyle. This recipe has been created in collaboration with the European Food Information Council to highlight how to reduce animal protein consumption …

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Cucumber Christmas Trees

This is a lovely recipe to make with children but it also makes a lovely centrepiece for a Christmas party. Ingredients 1 whole cucumber 2 carrots 1 red pepper Method Peel the carrot and remove the top and tail. From the thicker end of the carrot, cut a base for your Christmas tree. Make as …

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Christmas Wreath with Celeriac Dip

I wanted to create a recipe which would capture the flavours of Christmas, use seasonal produce and was also eye-catching so I came up with this beautiful Christmas Wreath. Ingredients Roasted chestnuts Shredded white cabbage Watercress Cooked Beetroot Celery Carrots Celeriac Low fat-natural yoghurt Reduced-fat mayonnaise Black pepper Ground nutmeg Method To make the dip, …

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