Chorizo pasta

You can have this chorizo pasta on the table in 20 minutes which makes it perfect for when you need to make dinner in a hurry. Chorizo sausage is quite spicy so substitute with bacon or prosciutto depending on your children’s palates.

Satay noodles

Looking for stir-fry inspiration? Try these lovely noodles with Asian vegetables tossed through a creamy low-fat satay sauce.

Macaroni cheese

There's nothing simpler to make - or more comforting to eat - than macaroni cheese. Serve on its own for an easy Sunday dinner or as a side dish with a barbecue and a fresh green salad.

Sausages with spiralli

This lovely pasta dish is quick to make and packed full of flavour thanks to the beef sausages, broccoli and hint of chilli. Make sure you get top quality snags to make the most of this yummy dinner.

French omelette

A fast simple meal for a hungry person. This omelette takes less than 5 minutes to prepare and cook and you will be sitting down in no time. Add a little ham on the side or a salad and you have a lovely light meal. French omelettes take a little practice but it's a skill worth learning.

Beef stroganoff

Beef stroganoff is a traditional family favourite. Lean beef, onions and button mushrooms give this meal a full-bodied flavour that is rounded out with sour cream. Serve it with rice or fettucine for a complete meal.

Roasted ratatouille

This roasted ratatouille is packed full of flavour. Somehow when you bake, rather than cook it in a saucepan, the flavours become more intense and the whole thing much more exciting. This version has some added fill-factor thanks to the chickpeas.

Deli pasta

If you need dinner on the table in 20 minutes then this pasta dish with salami and other Italian flavours is a great option. Garnish with fresh basil.

Healthy mushroom stroganoff

Made with lovely big field mushrooms in a light sour cream sauce, this healthy mushroom stroganoff is not only super-delish but it's very healthy too! Whip this dish up in 20 minutes, for a tasty mid-week meal that the even the kids will love.