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Tender beef and ale stew

Tender beef and ale stew Delicious comfort food! 15 mins 10 hours 254 kcal 15 mins 10 hours 254 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY When I was 21 I got a surprise package on my doorstep, and it was a slow cooker. There was no ‘from’ message, but I soon figured out that it was my …

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Beef and Guinness stew

Beef and Guinness stew Dark, rich, tasty and comforting- perfect Autumn/Winter comfort food! 15 mins 3 hours 312 kcal 15 mins 3 hours 312 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY There’s little that can get me more excited than a proper plate of beef and Guinness stew! There’s just something about it- it’s the perfect comfort food …

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Roasted butternut squash soup

Roasted butternut squash soup A hassle-free butternut squash that is rich and tasty 10 mins 45 mins 301 kcal 10 mins 45 mins 301 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY There’s just something so cosy about eating butternut squash soup! It feels like the perfect Autumn/Winter lunch. I love soup but sometimes find it a bit of …

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BBQ apple pulled pork

BBQ apple pulled pork A delicious and more-ish take on BBQ pulled pork using apples for natural sweetness 15 mins 3 hours 230 kcal 15 mins 3 hours 230 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I was given a lovely gift last week- a huge bag of windfall apples! My youngest daughter is not a fruit eater, …

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Slow-cooker pork & apple stew

Slow-cooker pork & apple stew Cheat along the way using frozen, pre-prepared ingredients for this hearty and satisfying comfort food! 5 mins 10 hours 246 kcal 5 mins 10 hours 246 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I’ve been embracing all things frozen over the past 12 months, and I love having frozen products stocked up for …

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Tomato, basil & orzo soup

Tomato, basil & orzo soup An easy, filling and delicious soup 5 mins 30 mins 285 kcal 5 mins 30 mins 285 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I’ve been trying to cook soup more for easy lunches as it’s so handy to make in big batches and just reheat, but I do often find that I’m …

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One-pot chilli mac’n’cheese

One-pot chilli mac’n’cheese The ultimate comfort food mash-up! 10 mins 35 mins 510 kcal 10 mins 35 mins 510 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I live for a one-pot wonder! I love cooking, but I also love finding ways top simplify meals and make them easy and hassle-free to make without compromising on taste. Comfort food …

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Tomato, basil & orzo soup

Tomato, basil & orzo soup An easy, filling and delicious soup 5 mins 30 mins 285 kcal 5 mins 30 mins 285 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I’ve been trying to cook soup more for easy lunches as it’s so handy to make in big batches and just reheat, but I do often find that I’m …