Our Sunday Fruit and Veg Marke...

April 29, 2012 by

Tim and I are in the middle of our usual every-second-Sunday markets routine. This is the part where Tim moans and sooks about having...

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Meatless May Week 1 Meal Plan

April 28, 2012 by

Meatless May starts in a mere few days, and I have to say I am rather excited. I have lots of great dishes in my sights and I feel...

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Why do vegetarians love bacon?

April 28, 2012 by

An essential ingredient in vegetarianism is… bacon?? I just have to make a comment about this ‘phenomenon’ that I...

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Leftovers Makeover: Roasted Ve...

April 28, 2012 by

 I had a decent amount of leftover vegies from the roast the other night so thought I would make myself a tasty breakfast. These...

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Healthy Homemade Chicken Sausa...

April 28, 2012 by

We have a secret family recipe (that we replicated from another family’s secret recipe) for beef sausage rolls, but it’s...

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Leftovers Makeover: Roast Chic...

April 27, 2012 by

This is definitely one of my favourite meals and it’s very easy to put together. You can have pies on the table in about half an...

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A few of my favourite things: ...

April 27, 2012 by

An essential ingredient in any beautiful home is… Pottery Barn. I know we don’t have it in Australia, and while they do...

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Caramelised Roast Chicken with...

April 26, 2012 by

I would have to put roast chicken with roasted vegetables and gravy in my top 5 favourite meals without a doubt. A good roast dinner...

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Catering a Party with Finger F...

April 26, 2012 by

I have this somewhat strange habit of being attracted to things that come in mini sizes. Shampoos and soaps, sauces and condiments,...

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Leftovers Makeover: Risotto to...

April 25, 2012 by

I usually cook a double batch of risotto so I can have some leftover to make arancini (which, if I’m being honest, I like more...

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The Meat Eating Debate

April 25, 2012 by

I watch a lot of documentaries about science vs religion, and upon looking into the debate over whether humans are carnivores,...

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Herb Garden Garlic Bread Recip...

April 25, 2012 by

If you want to make the most amazing home made garlic bread, you need to raid your herb garden. Pick from the...

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Backyard Herb Gardening

April 24, 2012 by

My ultimate plan is to have a backyard with four large raised beds, one for each season. Maybe a fifth one for vegetables that grow...

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Leek and Bacon Risotto Recipe

April 23, 2012 by

I love risotto. For me it’s the perfect blend of textures and flavours. I have only been cooking risotto for about a year, and...

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Roasted Vegetable Lasagne Reci...

April 22, 2012 by

This roasted vegetable lasagne will be the first dish in my Meatless May. It’s an incredible versatile recipe that can be eaten...

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New Ingredient Acquisitions

April 22, 2012 by

I recently took trips to Chinatown, a specialty food store and an Indian grocer for some new ingredients. Not new to many people, but...

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No, I'm not pregnant, I&#...

April 21, 2012 by

An essential ingredient in any recipe is… salt. Unfortunately, there can be a bit too much of it in all the food we eat over a...

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I Couldn't Live Without a...

April 21, 2012 by

Essential ingredients in a perfect kitchen are… storage, large prep areas, and power points. At the moment I despise my...

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Crispy Bacon Bagels Breakfast ...

April 20, 2012 by

I used to work in a great building that had a bakery/deli around one corner and a Starbucks across the road. I prefer breakfast around...

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Roasted Winter Root Vegetable ...

April 20, 2012 by

Our Meatless May is fast approaching, and this is one of the dishes that will definitely be on our menu. These wraps were an...

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Eye Fillet Steak with Bordelai...

April 19, 2012 by

This must be a very confusing blog, meatless posts one minute, meat recipes the next! As I said in my Meatless May post, I am more...

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