Category Archives: Home 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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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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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

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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

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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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Satay Pork Noodle bowl

I find one of the best ways to get inspiration for my meal planning and cooking is to look through books and magazines. A favourite of mine are the Coles and Woolworths magazines as I find that they are always … 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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