10 on 10 October

Before I crossed the international date line and then crossed hemispheres, I had a very busy (and very delicious) month in the kitchen. Every month this year, I've made 10 old recipes new again and [Read More]

Pulled Pork Pizza

Serves 1-2 There's a lot to love about this Pulled Pork and I'm not just talking about the alliteration! I love making this Slow Cooker Pulled Pork and am always looking for new ways to upcycling [Read More]

Thermomix Creamy Salami Pasta

Serves 4 Shall I tell you a secret? When I first got the Thermomix, I was a bit afraid to use it and would only use it if David was in the house. We were laughing about it the other day, and at how [Read More]

Beef and Red Wine Pies

Makes 4 - 6 (depending on size of  dish) We're long time pie lovers, just pop the word "pie" in the search box if you don't believe me. However, since we've been weight watching, pies are an [Read More]

Italian Cottage Pie with Parmesan Mash

Serves 6 This recipe should come as no suprise as I'm a huge fan of pies and I'm always looking for new ways with bolognese. If you're looking for some non-spaghetti bolognese inspiration, you've [Read More]

Easy Beef Curry

Serves 4 - 6 It's no secret that I love a good curry and I can throw this one together in minutes with ingredients that are close at hand. I've included both stove top and Thermomix instructions. [Read More]

Mini Meat Loaves with Barbecue Glaze

Makes 8 mini meat loaves, 12 muffin meaties or 1 large loaf We love these mini meat loaves and they're a regular feature on our weekly meal plan. They're a great way to smuggle veggies, freeze [Read More]

Ham, Zucchini and Cheese Muffins

Makes 12 large muffins This is one of the kale-a-licious recipes from Cooking with Kale by Rena Patten, and there was a copy up for grabs in my Birthday Giveaway. The competition has now closed, [Read More]

Dharish’s Minced Lamb Curry

Serves 4 This traditional spiced mince curry is also known as Lamb Keema.  It's traditionally made with peas (and or potatoes) and is delicious served with rice or roti. Remember my friend [Read More]

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, [Read More]