Category Archives: Cooking

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

I had been wanting to find a new receipe for a carrot cake that I could master and have with me ongoing and I was delighted to realised I had achieved that with this winning combination. I feel that carrot … Continue reading

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Pork Belly

Recently a friend and I went to a new Thai restaurant at Springfield Lakes. We had 2 dishes and some coconut rice to share as well as a beer each. One of the meals we ordered was a Crispy Skinned … Continue reading

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Breakfast muffins

A long time ago now, I made some spinach, feta and sun-dried tomato muffins. They were good, but the recipe was complicated and recommended frozen spinach instead of fresh (I much prefer fresh as find frozen to be dry and … Continue reading

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Caramelised Onion and Feta Tart

My friends, Emily and Tim had given me a Bill Granger cookbook (Best of Bill The Ultimate Collection of Bill Granger’s recipes) for a present a few years back and I have been drooling over this tart recipe ever since. … Continue reading

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Jam Donuts

I made a cake for work last week and one of the comments that I got was that it tasted like a hot fresh donut. It didn’t take me long to sit there and think ‘mmmm donuts,..mmm…jam…mmmm jam donuts…mmm…must google … Continue reading

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Satay Chicken Noodle Bowl

I feel like I haven’t done a post in a while, as I had holidays and then getting back to work and yoga has kept me really busy so things have been hectic in Brisvegas. But, inspired from my Satay … Continue reading

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BBQ Chicken Skewers

I have been on holidays and in WA with family for the last little while. We had many meals out and about and a few in and one of the nights we did a BBQ and I made these delicious … Continue reading

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Rocket Pesto

This rocket pesto is to die for! I love making homemade pizzas and after earlier this year trying Kale Pesto for the 1st time, I realised I wanted to try the same with rocket. I have made Basil Pesto a … Continue reading

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Salmon Quinoa Broccoli Bites

I have been consciously cutting back on meat for a while now or choosing other meals that have less meat or fish instead. In thinking about making these Salmon Quinoa bites, I wanted to make something healthy that was not … Continue reading

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San Choy Bow

I love this dish! It is so simple and easy and tastes great as well as not leaving you feeling too full or bloated after eating. Rolling the leaf into your hand and chowing down on the meal is so … Continue reading

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