Roasted pumpkin and feta salad

Roasted pumpkin and feta salad

As regular readers of the blog would know, a salad is a rare sighting around these parts. Now it’s not that we don’t make a lot of salads, more the fact that wise man once said “you don’t win friends with salad”. Whilst salads in many instances can be … [Continue reading]

Slow Cooker BBQ Beef Short Ribs

Slow cooker BBQ Beef short ribs

Sunday morning I awoke to the magical words "I think I want to make beef short ribs for dinner". As I wiped the drool from my mouth, thanking my lucky stars my response was that sounds amazing! Being Sunday it was market day, so we stopped by our … [Continue reading]

Fruit and Custard Tart

Fruit and Custard Tart

It’s the first post of the NEW YEAR, and there is no time for New Year resolutions in this household, there is only time for a fruit and custard tart! This classic fruit and custard tart has four components, a fluted edged sweet pastry crust, l … [Continue reading]

Simple Gingerbread Cookies

Simple Gingerbread Cookies

In our house Christmas time is all about the baking. Brooke baking and me eating, that is. It’s a great balance! Although we have a few “go to” recipes this time of year; Cranberry and Pistachio Biscotti, Apricot Balls and of course Choc Mint Fudge! Y … [Continue reading]

Prawn Rice Paper Rolls with Hoisin Dipping Sauce

Prawn Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls

These homemade Prawn Rice Paper Rolls with Hoisin Dipping Sauce are one of my favourite go to recipes for summer! With the weather warming up here in Melbourne (finally!), Brooke and I thought it would be great to share with you how easy and … [Continue reading]