Mother’s Day Recipe: Lemon and Blueberry Cupcakes

Mother's Day Lemon and Blueberry Cupcakes by Katie Bryson for Channel 4 Fairy Giving You More

Mother’s Day is nearly upon us. The day when us hard working mums of little people might be treated to a little lie-in and a spot of breakfast in bed. There should also be cake… lots of lovely cake. We’ve earned it ladies. These classy little numbers marry blueberry flecked sponges with swirls of zesty lemon buttercream. The […]

Valentine Chocolate Spoons

Easy edible valentine gift chocolate spoons on feedingboys.co.uk

If you need a quick and easy idea for making fun edible gifts for Valentine’s Day this weekend, I’ve got a super simple and extremely sweet project for you. You can make chocolate spoons for a loved one, use them as party favours or why not just have a go with the kids for something fun […]

Organic Menu for 8

Festive Glazed Ham by Katie Bryson on feedingboys.co.uk

When you’re at the supermarket, what would move you to spend that little bit more and opt for organic? It’s generally a bit more expensive, and in this cash strapped climate when we’re beating a path to Lidl and Aldi to get more in our trolleys for less, I wonder how high on the agenda […]

Mulled Wine in the REDMOND multicooker

Mulled Wine in the REDMOND multi cooker on feedingboys.co.uk

It doesn’t feel like Christmas until you’ve had your first glass of mulled wine. Those intoxicating wafts of cosy festive spices as you squeeze your way into a bustling Christmas party are the perfect welcome for chilly guests. Or perhaps as a rescue remedy after a visit to the School Christmas Fair which can very quickly turn […]

Top 10 Edible Gifts for Christmas

Cookie mix in a jar by Katie Bryson for the Good Food Channel Website

The majority of mums are fed up with buying so much stuff at Christmas and yearn for a more homespun approach to the festive period, according to a survey by baby food company Organix. 76% of mums questioned said they wanted Christmas to be more about homemade gifts and food, with 86% saying they’d prefer […]

Spiced Christmas Crepe Cake

Spiced Christmas Crepe Cake on feedingboys.co.uk

This is a brilliant way to make a fun version of a Christmas cake style dessert using store cupboard ingredients and the very genius Abra-ca-Debora ready-made pancakes. Fans of this blog will already know how much I love some corner cutting! Of course I can and do make my own pancakes, we make them pretty much […]

Candy Cane Rocky Road

Candy Cane Rocky Road on feedingboys.co.uk

Here’s an easy festive no bake recipe for mintylicious Rocky Road topped with Candy Canes for a touch of Christmas cheer. It’s perfect for making in a rush when you’ve got the school fair looming, end of term edible gifts for teachers to make or just fancy a simple kitchen activity with the kids. This time […]

Top 10 junk free Halloween recipes

Halloween Kebabs with Monster Blood by Katie Bryson for Parentdish.co.uk

Sugar, artificial colours and flavourings… that’s the nutritional horror story at Halloween right? It’s enough to make your teeth fall out. Over 81% of UK mums feel pressured to buy their kids unhealthy sweets at this time of year, according to an Organix No Junk Challenge Survey, and 46% don’t even dare look at the […]

Pumpkin, Ginger and Orange Traybake

Halloween Pumpkin, Ginger and Orange Traybake by Katie Bryson for Parentdish.co.uk

An easy seasonal bake full of warmth and flavour, topped with fluffy citrus cream cheese frosting it’s hard to stop at one slice. You can use the flesh of pumpkin or butternut squash, with the overall texture being very similar to carrot cake. I put this treat together for a local coffee morning my friend was […]

Toffee Apple Cupcakes

Toffee Apple Cupcakes by Katie Bryson for Parentdish.co.uk

Apple and cinnamon cupcakes topped with lashings of toffee frosting drizzled with caramel, it’s pretty safe to say you’ll only need to eat one of these! I wanted to create a seasonal bake that would be perfect for autumnal gatherings, cake stalls or a gift to cheer someone up. There’s always an occasion for cake, […]