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Spaghetti Bolognese
Beef, Savory

Spaghetti Bolognese.

Spaghetti Bolognese (or spag-bowl) is a family favourite. It’s quick to prepare, easy to make and possibly one of the best known comfort meals in the UK. We love a lot of mushrooms, tomatoes and herbs in our spaghetti bolognese but you can adjust the recipe to suit your personal taste. You could even be […]

Dessert, Sweet

Apple and Cinnamon Crumble.

One of my personal favorite desserts is a delicious apple and cinnamon crumble. My Mum makes a great crumble so it’s only fitting that we have a great crumble recipe too. For me, the perfect crumble should have a little more fruit filling compared to the crumble. The crumble should be a little crunchy and […]

Chicken, Savory

Leftover Chicken Curry.

On rare occasions we have meat left over from a roast dinner. Sometimes we plan ahead and deliberately cook a larger joint of meat to get two meals out of it. Either way, our leftover chicken curry goes down a storm. Using little more then basic ingredients that we have lying around in the back […]

Chocolate Twist Christmas Tree.
Sweet

Chocolate Twist Christmas Tree.

The end of the year is fast approaching and what better way to get ready then baking a Chocolate Twist Christmas Tree?! Simple, elegant, yummy and will likely be eaten quicker than it took you to make it. Definitely a recipe that children of all ages can get involved with. Did you like this recipe? […]

The Family Cookbook
General

Welcome to The Family Cookbook

Welcome to our new blog – The Family Cookbook. We became a family back in 2001. You’re welcome to read about our Family adventures over at Mummy Vs Work. Many things have changed over the years, none more so than our ability to cook. Starting as teenagers living off ready-made meals and convenience food, to […]