Refreshing Honey and Banana Smoothie

refreshing banana and honey smoothie

      This is a perfect pick-me up on a hot summer’s day as well as being the ideal recipe for old bananas that have seen better days! Serves 4   Ingredients: 3 very ripe bananas 2tbsp honey 300ml milk 100ml water 10 ice cubes   Method: Chop bananas and place into blender with […]

Caramelised Baked Banana and Yoghurt Pudding

Baked banana and yoghurt on a spoon

    Here is a healthy pudding that the whole family is bound to love – and it’s the perfect way to use up those old bananas too!   Serves 4:   Ingredients:  4 very ripe bananas (overripe ones are great for this) 80g light brown sugar 500g Greek yoghurt Juice and zest of one […]

Speedy Cheese Straws

cheese straws

    A delightfully quick and simple twist on the old party favourites suited for lunch boxes and picnics, or even just to snack on. Be warned though, they are extremely more-ish!   Ingredients: 500g puff pastry 200g cheese   Method: Preheat oven to 180ºC/350ºF/Gas Mark 4. Grate cheese and set aside. On a floured […]

Speedy Chocolate Banana Pudding

chocolate banana pudding

      When the kids want a quick, sweet and healthy snack in one but time is limited, this Chocolate Banana Pudding takes mere seconds to whip up. Not only is it super-speedy to make but it only needs two ingredients! This recipe serves four.   Ingredients: 4 bananas (must be very soft and […]

Banana Pancakes

Pancakes with blueberry and bananas

    This is a delicious alternative to toast or cereal for breakfast. In fact, it makes for a delicious treat at any time of the day!   Makes approximately 12 pancakes   Ingredients: 350g plain flour 50g sugar 2 very ripe bananas 2tsp baking powder 2 eggs 200ml milk Butter or oil for frying […]

Why having the wrong mindset means you will never get out of debt

writing a cheque

    With so many people turning to credit cards and loans to maintain their lifestyles, it’s little wonder that having the wrong mindset means that debt will always be present in their lives. One of the main steps to getting out of debt is re-educating yourself as to how you view it. It’s easy […]

Banana and Raisin Muffins

banana and raisin muffins

      The same old toast or cereal breakfast options every day can get a little boring. Instead of throwing them out, use overripe bananas to make something different with these delicious and healthy Banana and Raisin Muffins.   Banana and Raisin Muffin Recipe (makes approximately 36) Ingredients: 10oz plain flour 10oz porridge oats […]