Category Archives: Home cooking

Honey soy garlic stir -fry

  I love making stirfrys. I find them, quick, easy and delicious. I bought a wok years back now and during the warmer months love spending sometime thinking about which veggies I want to have and what sauce combination. The last few I have made, I have also added some … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crispy skinned salmon with balsamic galze

So crispy skinned salmon is one of my all time favourite meals. It is easy, quick and tastes fantastic. I don’t like a thick marinade but I have found a brand at my local grocery store that makes one that … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, Easy meals, Food photography, Home cooking | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Mushroom and Spinach Risotto

I feel like I have been playing the game of pac man recently where the dots are my time and the dot munchers are everything except things which really allow me to relax and recharge away from the Monday – … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Baking, Cooking, DIY, Down time, food, Food photography, Home cooking, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Baking, breakfast, Cooking, Down time, Easy meals, food, Food photography, Home cooking, receipes, Vegetables, Weekend | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Cooking, Dinner, Home cooking | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Thai green curry chicken meatballs with mushrooms and spinach

I am going to keep this post short and sweet as it is all about the flavours today. This is a Thai Green Curry that I made with chicken meatballs, mushrooms and spinach. In my early cooking days I used to … Continue reading

Posted in food, Home cooking, receipes, Vegetables, Weekend | 2 Comments

Thai red curry pork meatballs with capsicum and spinach

It has been a bit colder in Brisvegas lately. As such, I have been thinking of comfort foods that are a little bit more indulgence and suited to the winter weather than the previous months. I love a good curry … Continue reading

Posted in Dinner, food, Food photography, Home cooking, receipes, Vegetables, Weekend | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

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

Posted in Baking, Cooking, Dessert, Food photography, Home cooking, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

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

Posted in Cooking, Dinner, Easy meals, food, Food photography, Home cooking, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments