Recipes and cooking

Yes, I cook! As the main carer for my kids, I have to cook for my entire family. Here you will find recipes and blog posts about my cooking adventures taking in healthy foods, baking and everything in-between.

Q&A with Emily Leary, author of ‘Get Your Kids to Eat Anything’

Is it possible to Get Your Kids to Eat Anything? According to food writer Emily Leary, there’s not a secret, but there is a method to encouraging your children to eat a wider variety of foods. In a few days time, she’ll publish a book with that very title to prove it.

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Emily Leary, author of both Get Your Kids to Eat Anything and the blog amummytoo.
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Easy chicken and noodle soup recipe

A few weeks ago, I made my daughters a dish that they’ll happily eat out of packet. It was a nice idea, but, they refused to eat my home-made version. I was thinking about what to do and my mind drifted off to my own childhood and a chicken and noodle soup that my aunt and grandmother used to make for me.

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Based on a recipe my grandmother used to use, my easy chicken and noodle soup. very simple to make and great for any fussy eaters in your family.
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Cream of tomato soup recipe with Beko #EatLikeAPro

There’s been a lot of confusion this year over whether it is autumn or winter. Having had several frosty mornings, I’m going to call it. Winter is here and that means many things, including the need to eat more soup.

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My homemade cream of tomato soup, created using a Beko soup maker.

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#EatLikeAPro with the Beko Vacuum Blender

Every morning, Mrs Adams and I start the day with a smoothie made of fresh fruit. Occasionally we’ll also through in some frozen fruit or ice cubes, but the aim is always to start the day with a highly nutritious drink that tastes great. Could we improve our smoothies using the new to-the-market Beko Vacuum Blender? Well, we certainly gave it a try.

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Making friends with the Beko Vacuum Blender.

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#EatLikeAPro and get your five a day with Beko

Healthy eating is very important to me. I go out of my way to encourage healthy eating in my kids and try very hard to get them to eat five a day.

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Five fingers in the air to represent our five a day. See how we got on with our Beko #EatLikeAPro challenge.

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