Category Archives: Cooking

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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Pork Crackle

For Christmas last year, my sister made an amazing Pork Crackle. It took ages to cook so we sat at the table after the main meal chowing down on a bowl of it, it sounded like, ‘crunch’, ‘crunch’, crunch, so … Continue reading

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Twice Cooked Spicy Crispy Chicken

I admit that I haven’t roasted a chicken for at least 12 months now. Working in the animal welfare industry makes you think twice about everything you eat and the life that the animal had before it became food for … Continue reading

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Mushroom soup with parmesan crisps

Mushrooms are one of my all time favourite vegetables and this recipe is sure to pack a punch. It is a quick and easy recipe, with the most labour intensive part of the meal the slicing of the mushrooms. I … Continue reading

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Lamb koftas

I have been making lamb koftas for a few years now, but only about the last 3-4 times have I added the caramelized onion as an accompaniment and now I wouldn’t make them without them! The flavours work really well … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Raspberry Tart

It’s Dad’s birthday on Tuesday – Happy Birthday Day! 71 years young! I offered to make the cake for this year and I decided on a Chocolate and Raspberry tart. I have made lemon tarts in the past and often … Continue reading

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Lady and The Tramp Spaghetti

I remember seeing a recipe in a Nigella Lawson cookbook for a ‘Slut’s Spaghetti’ and it sounded so indulgent! This week I had a craving for spaghetti – its not something I eat a lot of as these days, it … Continue reading

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