Gifts for People Who Are Hard ...

November 28, 2012 by

With all the wealth in the world today, most people know someone who is always hard to buy for at Christmas because they want for...

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Pottery Barn Coming to Austral...

November 25, 2012 by

Oh my God!!!! Pottery Barn is coming to Australia!!! The store, along with West Elm, Williams-Sonoma and Pottery Barn Kids will all...

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The Jamie Oliver Food Processo...

November 25, 2012 by

Has anyone been watching Jamie Oliver’s 15 Minute Meals series? Although to be honest I think I’ve only ever cooked one...

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Chermoula Vegetables with Halo...

November 24, 2012 by

I prefer these as vegetable skewers, but Tim hates anything skewered so I just grilled them in grill pan (you could also use a...

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This Week’s Meal Plan

November 18, 2012 by

Now that Tim and I are somewhat settled in our new house, we’re going to start meal planning again in order to keep costs down...

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Masala Spiced Roasted Chicken ...

November 17, 2012 by

This recipe involves a bit of faffing about with the spices in the marinade, and I am sure you could use ground spices instead of the...

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Leftovers Makeover: Swedish Me...

November 15, 2012 by

After our Swedish meatballs feast that served 6, we had 4 portions leftover. We ended up just eating them reheated as the original...

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Leftovers Makeover: Osso Buco ...

November 15, 2012 by

This is less of a recipe and more of the simplest quick cheat’s dinner you can make. A few nights ago we had Osso Buco, and the...

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Elegant Roasted Sugar Glazed P...

November 14, 2012 by

  Are you searching for an elegant and beautiful Christmas dessert? I found this recipe for Roasted Sugar Glazed Pears on...

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Swedish Meatballs with Gravy a...

November 13, 2012 by

  Swedish Meatballs have been made popular by IKEA’s cheap and cheerful cafeteria lunches. I’ve only had IKEA’s...

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Christmas Gift Ideas: Cookbook...

November 11, 2012 by

Christmas is still a very child-like experience for me, and luckily I am still poor enough to have a wishlist, which I think actually...

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How to Plan a Christmas Dinner...

November 9, 2012 by

It usually takes me days, if not WEEKS to plan a menu, whether it’s for Christmas or any other occasion. If you want the meal to...

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Cooks...

November 7, 2012 by

Being a foodie and avid cook myself, cooking related gifts are probably one of my favourite Christmas topics. The great thing about...

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Spring Vegetable Chowder Recip...

November 7, 2012 by

More Spring vegetable and meat free recipes! Soup isn’t just for winter, it makes a lovely light and healthy lunch or dinner in...

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Sample Christmas Menu: Light a...

November 6, 2012 by

Everyone wants a Christmas lunch or dinner with loads of yummy dishes, but usually there’s so much delicious food that you get...

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Harissa and Oregano Marinated ...

November 5, 2012 by

If you’re not familiar with harissa, it’s a Tunisian chilli paste made of a blend of hot chillis, garlic, cumin,...

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DIY Project: Sandstone Look Pl...

November 4, 2012 by

As it’s Spring, the garden is blooming and growing with rapid pace. Every day something new blooms, and we’re just finding...

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Sample Christmas Menu: An Upda...

November 3, 2012 by

I have all my Christmas menus saved from the last 4 years, so I will post them as options for you to consider. This was from 2008, for...

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Melbourne Cup Party Food Recip...

November 1, 2012 by

Just before we launch into Christmas I forgot about the Melbourne Cup! I’m not hosting a party this year as we do a big one at...

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It’s beginning to look a...

November 1, 2012 by

Christmas is my absolute favourite time of the year. Now that it’s November I will be beginning my Christmas planning...

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Rice Plus Product Review

November 1, 2012 by

I really love the texture of rice with nuts and seeds, it just gives the normally smooshy textured rice a delicious crunch. Try my...

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