Tag Archives: thyme

Adventures with a slow cooker

Bunging a load of ingredients in a casserole and then leaving it to transform itself into a one-pot wonder, is my kind of cooking. It’s not glamorous but it’s highly practical. There are so many plus points: You can do … Continue reading

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Tarted up sausages – they’re sticky!

First I bought you pimped up mash, now I’m unleashing tarted up sausages – and this is meant to be a family show! I cook sausages once a week for my boys, they really REALLY love them. They’re not the … Continue reading

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Meatballs with tasty tomato, thyme and bean sauce

I’ve not done a sensible supermarket shop for a few weeks, so this meal was born out of a rummage in the freezer and storecupboard. I love making tomato sauces, but trying to get the balance of flavours right can … Continue reading

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Cooking in the face of adversity

I chose a tried and tested recipe for Monday’s evening meal. Simple and unfussy cod with tomato and thyme sauce, it’s one of those dinners you know you can rely on. However I wasn’t expecting it to be quite so … Continue reading

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Summer eating on a budget

Roasting a chicken is one of life’s simple pleasures. Not only does it fill the house with delicious aromas, but it provides a bounty of food possibilities. Under strict orders from Matthew to be more thrifty, this is perfect! So … Continue reading

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