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Speedy Prawn Stir Fry

Today, after lunch, my Mum visited and my two year old told her “Had some yummy food”. George really seems to love this meal and it is certainly a hit with his Dad too. I love this stir fry, not … Continue reading

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Christmas & Turkey Leftovers – Pasta

I’ve been in pursuit of a new recipe to use leftover meat from the Christmas lunch. We’ve still got plenty of turkey and ham left over and today my husband and I made a delicious meal that really made us … Continue reading

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Christmas Biscuits

This year, saving on the pennies, I made gifts for my husband’s work colleagues. After seeing some Christmas Star Biscuits for sale as a gift in a posh delicatessant I decided to make my own Spiced Christmas Biscuits. I wrapped … Continue reading

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Winter Coleslaw

Last week I cooked jacket potatoes with chilli; when I went to make a salad I realised I had used up all my lettuce earlier in the week. No matter how much I meal plan I usually run out of … Continue reading

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Quick Bread Rolls

I’m a big fan of yeast free products, particularly when it comes to baking. The biggest bonus to yeast free bread, rolls, pastries etc is that you can make them in super quick time. There is no need to wait … Continue reading

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Hearty Chilli Con Carne with Dumplings

For my birthday this year I got a fabulous cookbook called The Complete Book of One Pot Casseroles and Soups by The Australian Women’s Weekly. The first recipe I cooked from the book was a delicious Chilli made with proper … Continue reading

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Cauliflower & Broccoli Cheese

I’ve always loved cauliflower cheese and sometime ago I blogged about the recipe my Mum first made for my Dad on their honeymoon. Now my son 2 year old son likes this dish and I decided to update it to … Continue reading

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I Love Curry by Anjum Anand

Since receiving this book to review my thoughts have been on a rollercoaster, up and down, up and down. Firstly, I loved the photography and the whole vibe of the book; page after page of delicious recipes, I didn’t know which … Continue reading

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Homemade Ice Cream

Since I had my baby boy, I’ve become more interested in knowing the ingredients in everything I buy than ever before. George loves ice cream and I began to wonder what exactly was in ice cream. When I looked on … Continue reading

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“I made it from scratch!” by Katharyn Barrett (nee Wood)

I’m welcoming my friend Katharyn Barrett to my blog as my first guest blogger. Katharyn moved to California a few years ago and last year married an American. Here she shares some of her food experiences and a favourite recipe. … Continue reading

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