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Recipe Re-visit: Turkey Meatballs with Butternut and Cranberry Cream Sauce

All the holiday flavours with little effort. I came up with this recipe back in 2012 as an holiday alternative for people who might not want to roast a whole turkey. You could also make a variation using left-overs rather … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Chocolate Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting

Deliciously easy! For those of you that have been reading my blog for a while, you will know that I rarely can be bothered to pipe frosting. However, this recipe was an exception 🙂 I did still use my cheat’s … Continue reading

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World Pasta Day Recipe Re-visit: Oven-baked Parmesan Pasta Bites

As it is World Pasta Day today, I thought I would re-visit one of my favourite recipes on this blog. I love that these are so easy to cook but taste like you’ve been in the kitchen for hours. You … Continue reading

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Curry Beef Lunch Rolls

These are certainly not boring sandwiches. If you love simple Indian-inspired flavours then these tasty rolls are ideal. Filled with curried beef, the quick bread dough includes onion and coriander for extra flavour. I think these are perfect for a … Continue reading

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Recipe Re-visit: Bacon and Egg Cornbread

So cute! I’ve been struggling for some breakfast inspiration lately but then I remembered these little loaves that I made 2 years ago. I love the delicious flavour that the cornbread takes on from the bacon, and how pretty the … Continue reading

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Two Cheese Baked Gnocchi with Zucchini

This is great as a side dish or a decadent main course. As I’ve mentioned a few times before, I love any dish that has a creamy sauce. Not only does pasta work well in this type of recipe but gnocchi … Continue reading

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Simple Slow Cooker Bread

The bread maker is officially redundant. Years ago I bought a bread maker with the intention of using it overnight. However I soon discovered that the model I had included a beeping sound about half way through the process, meaning … Continue reading

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Tim Tam Chocolate Cheesecake

Tim Tams are an Australian food icon. It has been a long time since I’ve made a cheesecake. They take a little bit of assembly, but it is worth the effort. Don’t be put off making this because Tim Tams … Continue reading

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No-Cream Spaghetti Carbonara with Zucchini

Carbonara with no cream and added vegetables! Every carbonara that I’ve made from scratch in the past has included cream – but not this one and we really didn’t miss it! I also replaced about a third of a standard … Continue reading

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Prosciutto-wrapped Pesto Chicken

This is a gourmet meal requiring zero effort 🙂 You really don’t need any cooking skills to make this delicious dinner, and there are only 3 ingredients (plus whatever you have as a side dish)  🙂 The chicken bakes in the oven … Continue reading

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