Family & kids

Discover laid-back slow cooker recipes for summer, easy recipes that kids can make and fresh ice cream desserts.
Easy summer lunches for kids

Easy summer lunches for kids

Make more time for outdoor adventures with these low-effort summer lunch ideas.
Vegan picnic recipes

Vegan picnic recipes

Pack a picnic basket full of tasty treats with vegan salads, wraps and dips.
Budget meals for large families

Budget meals for large families

Our selection of the best budget-friendly recipes for when you have many mouths to feed.
Top 10 ice cream desserts

Top 10 ice cream desserts

Try out the coolest summer recipes, including ice cream sandwiches and sundaes.
Summer cooking recipes for kids

Summer cooking recipes for kids

Get everyone involved with food this summer – read our top tips and easy recipes for kids to try.

Top 5 family summer slow cooker recipes

Slow cooker pulled pork in a burger bun Recipe

Slow cooker pulled pork


(14 ratings)

Two plates serving chilli with tacos, avocado and cheese Recipe

Slow cooker chilli


(12 ratings)

Batch-cook this chilli and freeze for healthy dinners when you're pushed...
Chicken with peas and sauce in bowl with bread Recipe

Slow cooker honey mustard chicken thighs


(31 ratings)

Use just a few ingredients to create this no-fuss slow cooker chicken thigh...
Slow cooker aubergines Recipe

Slow cooker aubergines


(13 ratings)

An easy vegetarian slow cooker recipe, packed with summer flavours - ideal if...
A plate with a pot of slow cooker barbacoa beef and lettuce leaves on the side Recipe

Slow cooker barbacoa beef


(11 ratings)

You can leave this barbacoa beef in the slow cooker during the day if you'...

Top 5 cookie recipes for kids

Mango crunch cookies Recipe

Mango crunch cookies


(5 ratings)

Chocolate chip cookies on a plate with a small glass bottle of milk Recipe

Vintage chocolate chip cookies


(385 ratings)

An easy chocolate chip cookie recipe for soft biscuits with a squidgy middle...
Chocolate & hazelnut thumbprint cookies Recipe

Chocolate & hazelnut thumbprint cookies


(12 ratings)

The food processor does most of the work in this cookie recipe, but younger...
Oaty energy cookies Recipe

Oaty energy cookies


(8 ratings)

Get your children in the kitchen to bake a batch of these simple biscuits from...
Shaped biscuits on a baking tray Recipe

Basic biscuit dough


(134 ratings)

This simple recipe for cookie dough can be adapted to suit your tastes-...
Swap roast potatoes for sweet potato wedges or a carrot & sweet potato mash to up your veg intake. As an added bonus, sweet potatoes are a great source of beta-carotene for a healthy immune system.
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