Category Archives: Recipes

Money Saving Healthy Tomato Pasta Sauce

I don’t buy pasta sauce. Decent makes of pasta sauce are normally over a £1 and if you read the label they often have sugar, salt and yeast all added ingredients I try to avoid. I think it is cheaper … Continue reading

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Quick Barbecue Recipe

It seems summer has finally arrived. We’ve been having really hot, beautiful sunny weather. Yesterday it was really hot and as an antidote to a family funeral we decided upon a barbecue. My husband loves to barbecue but we were … Continue reading

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The Quick Jacket Potato

I love a jacket potato, but they have to have a crispy skin and be light and fluffy on the inside. Microwave a potato and it should be well cooked on the inside but the skin will be soft; cook … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Fast Food

I think fish is the ultimate fast food, but better than that, cooked the right way fish is really healthy, full of omega 3 and zinc. For a fantastic fast meal on my weekly meal plan: Pre-heat oven to 180°C. … Continue reading

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Watercress

One of my favourite ingredients is watercress. It is amazingly healthy, it contains iron, calcium, folic acid, vitamin A, vitamin C and lots of other nutrients too. The Victorians used to eat Watercress sandwiches to provide their diet with vitamin … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Crumble Recipe

We are very lucky because my husband has made crumble twice in one week. I am particularly pleased with this as the rhubarb came from our own garden! He informs me he plans to make rhubard chutney tomorrow and I’ll be … Continue reading

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George’s Cake

Well finally Britain has a new Prime Minister and so let’s celebrate with something truly British – a nice cup of tea and a slice of cake. Now what can I share with you that’s cake related…. My little boy … Continue reading

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New Recipes

Check out the recipes now listed on the Meal Plans page. Try them out and email any comments or ideas to info@ilovemealplans.com If you have any quick and easy recipes that you would like to share please email to info@ilovemealplans.com

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Fruit Custard Fool Recipe

If you regularly have a dessert here’s a recipe to add to your meal plan. I’ll soon be posting 7 easy desserts on my meal plans 4 u page so you always have something ready after your evening meal. This … Continue reading

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Classic Chicken Casserole

Bank Holiday Monday and what a surprise the weather wasn’t great! We visited Layer Marney Tower (a beautiful Tudor Palace built in the, 1520s) and there was something about the surrounding landscape or maybe the courtyard that just made it the … Continue reading

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