Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cheese and Onion Pasta Bake

This really is a simple pasta bake recipe,  but dressed up in some individual mini pots it looks amazing. I bought a set of four of these little ovenproof casserole pots, complete with their own lids, for just $10 from … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Burgers

There is nothing better on a warm evening than eating a huge burger that has just come off the BBQ grill. This recipe uses some classic mediterranean ingredients – lamb, feta cheese and sun-dried tomatoes – and they give the burgers so … Continue reading

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Spicy Carrot Soup

This soup worked its way onto our menu over the weekend because of the big bag of carrots that I remembered I had at the bottom of the fridge. That was by no means a bad thing as this is a … Continue reading

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Apple Cinnamon Muffins

If you are looking for something easy but tasty for brunch this weekend these muffins would be ideal. The apple and cinnamon combination is such a classic. The chunks of apple and also the inclusion of some oats give the muffins … Continue reading

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Easy Thai Lettuce Wraps – by Brian

Currently I am trying to diet and the other day I wanted a dish that was quick and easy for lunch but that didn’t have any bread in it. I adapted a recipe from the Food Network based on what was … Continue reading

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Sticky Maple Chicken Drumsticks

Chicken drumsticks haven’t been a particular favourite food in our house – until now. Ever on the lookout for a bargain, I had bought some drumsticks on special offer a while back and stuck them in the freezer. The challenge … Continue reading

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Simple Asian Turkey Soup

I made this soup last week as a quick lunch and had no intention of it being a recipe for this blog (as you can maybe tell from the photographs below!). But it was just so tasty that I had to share … Continue reading

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Snickers Cake

As my Mars bar desserts (pie and cheesecake) are so popular, I thought I would expand on my chocolate bar usage and came up with this cake. My brother recently visited from the UK and as it was his birthday it … Continue reading

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