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Summer picnic- mushroom pizza pasties!

  I was really fussy about vegetables when I was younger, but I've always loved mushrooms- particularly smothered in garlic butter! They are something that I always have in for quick and easy meals because they last so well, are great value and are so versatile. I'm really excited about this recipe, as not only does it combine 3 of my very favourite things- garlic mushrooms, pizza and pasty, but it's such a cost-effective, easy and healthy picnic idea! Once the nice weather ...

Mini ham and mushroom quiches

Using the ham to make a cupe for the little quiches not only keeps them tidily together, but adds a lovely base to the egg, with some lovely crispy bits around the edges.  

Pastry-free pork pie

Picnics can be difficult when you are trying to follow a healthy eating plan- sausage rolls and pork pies are off the menu! This twist on a pork pie is the answer, easy to transport, easy to eat and nice and filling without all the fattening pastry! Instead, courgettes are used as a 'case'. The syns it contains are also only in the brown bread, so you can always count it as your Healthy extra b and then it's completely syn free.