Welcome to the madhouse! Acclaimed British Food Host, Jo Pratt, has devised an innovative, delicious, and healthy collection of recipes that will get busy parents cooking again. The instructions are simple, easy to shop for and quick to make, with shortcuts and prepare-ahead tips. But there''s much more! Pratt includes Lifesaver mini-recipes that give you staples for your freezer and cupboard and Leftovers mini-recipes too, to show you how to be clever and get more value out of time spent in the kitchen. Divided into three chapters - ''Monday to Friday Survival'', ''Busy Weekends'' and ''Cling to your Social Life'' - the book provides for three meals a day plus weekday kids'' afternoon treats, dinners that will wow your friends, and Sunday brunches that will bring the whole family together with little hassle.