Organic Festive 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, […]

Goats Cheese Toasts with Roast Hazelnuts and Chilli Honey

Quick party canapé: Goats Cheese Toasts with Hazelnuts and Chilli Honey on feedingboys.co.uk

The perfect party canapé, these tasty little goats cheese toasts are topped with roasted hazelnuts and drizzled with lashings of chilli honey. I made them for a friend’s leaving party and they went down well with the crowd and were especially great with a chilled glass of wine. They really are quick to put together, and […]

Quick and easy summer desserts

Strawberry Oat Bars by Katie Bryson

If you’re hankering after some summer dessert ideas to take to a party or along to a picnic, then i’ve got a couple of easy recipes for you in association with Flora. Let’s kick off with these easy peasy Mini Raspberry Cheesecake Pots, with a divine crunchy hob nob biscuit base topped with home-made fresh […]