New: Range of food inspired sewing craft kits for kids. Kids can take their minds off of the stresses of school with these two relaxing and satisfying sewing projects. They are ideal for a long journey or weekend away because they are compact and everything you need is included. Each CE marked craft kit has easy to follow instructions, along with a stitch guide and … Continue reading Sewing kits from Meals and Makes!
Encourage a love of food in your little ones and banish fussy eating! My recipe packs encourage kids to get involved with the food that they eat (and enjoy it!). Colour the recipes in, with the washable, UK made crayons. Use the colourful food themed stickers to decorate your apron. Cook some simple and delicious dishes and proudly enjoy the satisfaction of munching … Continue reading Colour-in recipe cards
This is an ideal family midweek meal or summer holiday recipe because it is so easy and uses just a few ingredients. It is also ‘meat free’, but you can always pep it up with some crunchy grilled pancetta (as I have done here), if the mood takes you. I like using gnocchi as an alternative to pasta for a change. Its soft, squidgy texture … Continue reading Quick tomato gnocchi
This is a tasty family friendly dhal, which uses lots of vegetables, making it more of a meal than a side dish. This is ideal for young children as there is no chilli (although you could add some if you want!), so it is full of warm ‘spicy’ flavours, without being ‘hot’. I freeze the dhal if we have any left over, because it can … Continue reading Dharling dhal