Potato Cake with Herby Vegetab...

May 31, 2012 by

This was supposed to be a vegetable rosti with herby tomato sauce, but I didn’t give Tim great instructions and it led to the...

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Crate and Barrel Mercer Dinner...

May 30, 2012 by

I’ve been searching for a particular style of dinnerware – round, with a little straight-sided scooped edge. I’ve...

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Book Wishlist: Delia's Ki...

May 29, 2012 by

I can’t garden. It’s as simple as that. You can’t be good at everything, and gardening is just one of those things...

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Meatless May Week 4 Progress R...

May 28, 2012 by

So many meatless dishes, so little time! I have a confession to make: I can’t wait for Meatless May to end. It’s not...

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Leftovers Makeover: Fondue Dip...

May 28, 2012 by

Fondue dippers to breakfast?! How?! All the different artisan bread I bought for our fondue cost me $20, so I wasn’t going to...

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Cheese Fondue with Dippers Lis...

May 27, 2012 by

The last time I made cheese fondue it was somewhat of a disaster. I went to about 10 bottle shops looking for Kirsch, a cherry...

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Home Design and Floor Planning...

May 26, 2012 by

One of my favourite things to do is look at and draw floor plans. If there was a Bachelor of Architecture (Floor Planning) I would...

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Individual Winter Vegetable Pi...

May 25, 2012 by

I love pies in winter. A well cooked pie, with lovely flaky, buttery pastry makes a perfect lunch or dinner. It’s a cold and...

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Fry's Chicken Style Schni...

May 23, 2012 by

Tim loved the soy-protein, chicken-wannabe burgers so much we are having the schnitzels now. Posting this as a ‘recipe’...

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How to Grow Your Own Vegetable...

May 22, 2012 by

Honestly, I have no idea. Luckily, other people do and they have written books for idiodic people like me to follow. Sometimes...

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Meatless May Week 3 Progress R...

May 22, 2012 by

I think I’ve almost cracked twice this week! It’s been a very stressful week and there have been a couple of times that...

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Food magazines will ensure you...

May 22, 2012 by

I love food magazines! I pretty much think about them every day, since I walk past a newsagent and there is always one advertised in...

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Gift Ideas for Women Who Love ...

May 21, 2012 by

It’s fairly safe to say that if you’re a gardener, you love beautiful things. Most gardeners also love books, and it is my...

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Jaffa Chocolate Ganache Tart R...

May 21, 2012 by

Chocolate and orange is one of my favourite combinations. I like that this tart is both slightly bitter from the dark chocolate...

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Delia's Souffleed Macaron...

May 20, 2012 by

Whenever I try to make macaroni cheese it’s always absolutely awful. I make a beautiful bechamel/cheese sauce for my lasagne,...

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Meatless May Week 4 Meal Plan

May 20, 2012 by

You must be thinking “Why bother doing a meal plan when you never stick to them?” and it would be a very reasonable...

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What are you doing on the week...

May 19, 2012 by

“Cooking, cleaning, washing, ironing – the usual.” That’s my standard response. Tim works every second weekend...

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Fry's Chicken-Style Meat ...

May 19, 2012 by

I thought it would be remiss of me to go meatless and not try some kind of meat substitute. I have some Quorn mince in my freezer...

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Custom KitchenAid Designs by N...

May 17, 2012 by

I was reading the Pioneer Woman blog today and saw she was giving away some custom KitchenAid stand mixers. Tim bought me a KitchenAid...

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Meatless May Week 2 Progress R...

May 15, 2012 by

I don’t know how I missed out doing this post, I was about to start my week 3 progress report and realised I’d basically...

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Pasta with Creamy Red Pepper S...

May 15, 2012 by

I did make this recipe last week but I was in a rush and not feeling well so I didn’t take any photos. This sauce is half...

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