Quick and easy dinner inspiration

Raise your hand if the last thing you want to think about when you get home from work is food. Not that you’re really opposed to eating it – but the deciding what to have, the preparation, the cooking… For many of us, it’s not really the ideal way to spend your evening. What you need is […]

Cracking cod recipes

Today the news came that cod has made it back onto the sustainable fish list after over-fishing meant the seas’ supplies had almost run dry. To celebrate the fact that the fabulous flaky white fish is now more readily available, we’ve been trawling Pinterest to find the tastiest cod recipes for you to try at […]

Summer Recipes

The sun is shining bright and we’re all desperately running about to get a tan – summer is here. Crack open some Pimms, listen to everyone’s grand plans for a barbecue and dream about all the delicious food that is finally in season – the strawberries have never tasted better. 🍓☀️🍇 From grilled chicken, mozzarella […]

Ready. Set. Bake!

Cakes, cookies, shortbread, cupcakes, muffins, traybakes… If it’s gooey, sticky, moist and sweet, we’re all over it. Baked goods are definitely a hit in the Family Life offices – any cakes that make their way in here don’t last long – so imagine our delight to discover that today is World Baking Day! To get […]

In Good Company: Three Sisters Bake talk to us

Gillian Reith, 36, runs Three Sisters Bake in Quarriers Village, Renfrewshire, with her siblings Nichola, 34, and Linsey, 31. Having started their careers in office jobs, the sisters decided to take a leap of faith and turn their love of food into a career. Five years later, the savvy bakers now have a second cafe, 50 employees, a cookbook and their own wedding coordinating business. We […]