Recipes

Sep 042014
 
Worldly Wednesday - Homemade Trail Mix

  Mel has told us previously how she makes her own trail mix and I loved the idea so much I now make it all the time.  The cool thing is it’s never exactly the same – it gets changed all the time due to what sort of things I find in the shops and [Continue reading...]

Aug 202014
 
Worldly Wednesday - Crumbed Fish with Quinoa

  This tasty dish was born of a somewhat rare occurrence….no food in my house!  I had not been out to do the grocery run and so my fish and salad dinner was looking like just being fish.  I scoured the cupboards and ended up pulled out the quinoa, mixing in a few last bits [Continue reading...]

Aug 132014
 
Worldly Wednesday - Freezer Friendly Chicken and Chorizo Gumbo

We have something super special to share with you today! I was so excited to hear from Susan Austin, whose Frostbite cookbook is one of my favourites. Chock full of freezer friendly recipes – it’s perfect for prepare-ahead cooking and giving me “day-offs” on my meal plans. Susan has just released a new ebook with [Continue reading...]

Aug 062014
 
Worldly Wednesday - Easy Iced Doughnuts

Today I thought I would share this quick and easy cheats’ way to make great iced doughnuts. I love being able to take something fairly simple and pimp it up a bit to create something fun.  These little beauties are perfect for kids parties as you can custom create the toppings to any theme or [Continue reading...]

Jul 292014
 
Wordly Wednesday - 5 Favourite Winter Warmers

Until this week, we’d been having a pretty sunny, mild Winter. Yesterday Miss E woke up with a runny nose and sore throat – cue the cold, rainy weather to match. I decided to give a Thermomix recipe a try that I’d heard lots of raving about – Quirky Cooking’s Creamy Chicken and Brown Rice [Continue reading...]

Jul 252014
 
Fun Food For Kids - Chicken Chippee Wallets

I’m one Mama who loves finding new and interesting things to make for the kids. I do cook most things from scratch (or as close to as I can) although I must admit there are times when I reach for the packaged and pre-made items.  I’m all for being healthy as much as I possibly [Continue reading...]