It's always the way isn't it - sometimes the holiday just goes too darn quickly; before you've fully unpacked and finally start getting used to your new surroundings, it's time to go home again. My family and I recently enjoyed a few days in Cyprus for a friend's wedding, and now that my bestie has … Continue reading Bringing The Holiday Home: Greek Chips
This is my own version of a classic Italian recipe: Bolognese sauce. I call it Bolognese Surprise because you can sneak in a load of veg, which makes it a perfect recipe for fussy tots (and naughty husbands who won’t eat their veg!), and provides them with their portion of meat and veg for the … Continue reading Bolognese Surprise/Chilli Con Carne
So you're off on your holidays. The packing is done, the passports are ready, but there is always that nagging feeling that you've forgotten something.... The tons of food left in the fridge *facepalm* How do you still have so much left when you leave in two days? Sure, you could donate your half empty … Continue reading The Odds & Ends Challenge: Meatloaf & Veggies
I love lemon flavour with poppy seeds (I do love a good lemon poppy seed muffin!), but I always feel disappointed when trying lemon poppy seed cakes… They tend to be covered in thick icing, which I find too sickly, with all the lemon flavour in the icing and the cake itself being quite bland. … Continue reading Easy Peasy Lemon Poppyseed Cake
These savoury muffins are a favourite with my baby boy and are great as snacks for adults too. I love these muffins as they are great to give to my boy as a meal or to take with us for a snack when we are out and about. I also used these a lot during … Continue reading Mushroom, Spinach and Cheese Muffins
Welcome friends! Benvenuti! Though please don’t let the name fool you - we’re not only about mums, everyone is welcome! Stick around for food techniques, family cooking, easy cooking for first time parents (or second, third, fourth… you get the gist), and easy ready-in-a-flash food. We are great believers in all in one methods, or … Continue reading Welcome friends! Benvenuti!