Thermomix Beef Risotto

Serves 4 So I've given this recipe a makeover a number of times now and no matter how hard I try, I can't capture the HYF (High Yum Factor) of this dish photographically. I promise you though, this [Read More]

Meatless Monday – Mexican Beans

Serves 2-4 (easily doubled) These beans are hearty and wholesome and they freeze fabulously, so cook a batch for tonight and freeze one for later! They're more smoky and sweet than spicy hot so [Read More]

One Door Closes, One Door Opens

One of my worst fears became reality this week. Our apartment lease isn't going to be renewed in July and we have to move. Aaargghh! I personify that phrase an "Englishman's home is his castle," in a [Read More]

The Scan Plan

So last week I was back visiting my old friends at the Nuclear Medicine Department. There was nothing sinister about my visit, I just needed to organise my full body scan for June. What a mission! [Read More]

The Valentine’s Trap

I love Valentine's Day. I guess, I'm just an old romantic, but I love the idea of love. It's no coincidence that we got married on the 10th February. I would have got married on Valentine's Day if I [Read More]

Carla’s Thermomix Cookies

Makes 24 (depending on size of your cutters) This is another gem from the Recipe Community - and these little beauties are Carla's creation. She's got a Facebook page too, check it out, it's [Read More]

Egg Free Super Moist Chocolate Cupcakes

Makes 24 small cupcakes Gemma's recipe is a cupcake cracker. These are perfect for the non-egg eaters in your life, but I must tell you, they're all kinds of delicious whether you can eat eggs or [Read More]