Zesty Courgette and Leek Soup

Light Courgette and Leek Soup on Feedingboys.co.uk

A light and uplifting soup when you’re in a Spring-like mood but still need something warming. I made this soup in my new Optimum Froothie 9400 which is a power blender that i’ve been sent to test out. It’s so powerful that by friction alone it heats the ingredients into a warming soup. I whipped […]

Sausage, Roasted Pepper and Pea Frittata

Sausage, Roasted Pepper and Pea Frittata on Feedingboys.co.uk

An easy one pan meal of sausages, potatoes, peas and roasted peppers nestled in a fluffy cheesy egg duvet. Is it a frittata, or a Spanish Omelette? Whatever it is, it’s an instant family favourite in the Feeding Boys house! The recipe is really versatile and great for kids. It’s prefect for a relaxed weekend […]

Uplifting Spinach, Mint and Lemon Soup

Spinach, mint and lemon soup

With a relocation 300 miles north underway and the start of the Birds Eye campaign, my life is more than a little hectic right now. Simple recipes are definitely how I’m rolling. Minimal ingredients and short cooking times but something that’s going to fill you up and feel nutritious. Soup is the food you turn to […]

Warm festive salad

Roasted sprout and sweet potato salad with cranberry dressing on feedingboys.co.uk

Roasted sprouts and sweet potatoes with pancetta tossed with salad leaves in a cranberry vinaigrette. A delicious side dish or tasty main course to feed a festive crowd –  simply leave out the pancetta if you’re catering for vegetarians. Lots of festive flavours on offer here, but a welcome chance to keep things a bit […]

Spicy Roasted Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Spicy roasted sweet potato and carrot soup on feedingboys.co.uk

A mug of nourishing roasted root vegetable soup with a spicy Thai kick to savour on a chilly day. Make a batch of this recipe at the weekend, and you’ll have some warming lunches to look forward to during the week. You don’t have to roast the sweet potato and carrots, but it does bring […]

Spicy Prawn and Noodle Soup

Spicy Prawn Noodle Soup on Feedingboys.co.uk

A coconut cream-based soup bursting with chilli, lime and coriander, chunked up with a hearty supply of udon noodles, juicy king prawns and nutritious curly kale. If you’re looking for a satisfying lunch that’s impressive enough for a party of friends and family then your search is over. I developed this recipe as part of a Blogger […]

Seven Speedy Picnic Recipes

Vegetarian Jerk Spiced Scotch Egg - Allotment 2 Kitchen

So it was packed lunch ideas yesterday, and today i’m bringing you the round-up of super-quick recipes perfect for picnics from August’s round of Speedy Suppers, hosted by myself and the very lovely Sarah at Maison Cupcake. The weather seems to have warmed up again, so fingers crossed there might still be a bit of […]

How do you keep kids’ lunch boxes interesting?

Packed Lunch Box from YumBox

Packed lunches can be a pain in the proverbial, from finding the time to make them in the first place, let alone trying to fill them with varied, healthy and fun food. Do your kids even finish what you give them? Our boys are so keen to get out to play with their friends that they […]

Top 10 tips for a junk free picnic

Top 10 tips for a junk free picnic

The sun comes out and we’re embracing the picnic blanket, but eating al fresco doesn’t always mean we put a lot of thought into the food. Picnics are often spur of the moment and see us dashing to the shops and grabbing the nearest ready-made treats you can just break open and thrust into the […]

Feta and sunblush tomato salad

Feta and Sunblush Tomato Salad on feedingboys.co.uk

This is a super speedy salad that was put together on a very muggy hot day at the weekend. Apologies for the lack of food and prop styling, but this was not a planned recipe, more a spur of the moment iPhone snap. Nevertheless as it tasted so fine I wanted to share it. I […]