Lazy Lady’s Frittata

We got home from camping at 2pm Saturday, we’d been in the car since 10am and we spent an hour unpacking. The last thing I wanted to do was to cook dinner. We could have ordered take away but honestly I couldn’t be bothered competing with the tourists in our town for fish and chips,Continue reading “Lazy Lady’s Frittata”

Meal Planning – Winter Warmers and a birthday

This meal plan is a little late for me. Usually I do it every second Thursday but as we didn’t get home from Wollangarra until Sunday, I just did a shorter one on Monday morning. It’s full of hearty slow cooker meals and a treat of bought Mexican for Jay’s birthday. Chicken and Coriander Curry JayContinue reading “Meal Planning – Winter Warmers and a birthday”

Cauliflower Soup with Chorizo Croutons

I was so relieved to sit down to a bowl of this delicious comforting cauliflower soup for lunch today. I crisped up the last of the chorizo croutons in the fry pan and let out a big sigh as I nestled into the couch. You see this morning, I dropped my iPhone in my friendsContinue reading “Cauliflower Soup with Chorizo Croutons”

Pumpkin and Lentil ‘Sausage Rolls’

Every weekday morning Elliot and I have porridge and at the moment, the dark depths of winter, we have a cup of tea quickly proceeding the hot bowl of porridge. Now, I’m big on manners, and often I’ll pretend I haven’t heard Elliot until he uses please or thank you (is that rude?). This morningContinue reading “Pumpkin and Lentil ‘Sausage Rolls’”

Best Veggie Pattie Ever

I mentioned in this fortnight’s meal plan that we’d having veggie patties this week, and that I’d share the recipe with you. It’s delicious, easy and a great one for doubling the recipe, making heaps and freezing for later. I also mentioned in that I first had these patties the night after our wedding. We hadContinue reading “Best Veggie Pattie Ever”

Meal Planning – Vegetarian Fortnight

I’m starting to really enjoy the meal planning process. I enjoy finding delicious meals to look forward to all fortnight, finding new dinners that I haven’t cooked before and actually using all those recipes that sit on the bookshelf in the kitchen. We had a very meaty fortnight last fortnight, so I decided to haveContinue reading “Meal Planning – Vegetarian Fortnight”

Quick and Easy Vegetable Slice

Some days I love to cook up a storm. I spend the day in the kitchen, multiple things on the go at once and I can coordinate everything. These are the days where I feel invincible. I had one of those days last weekend. I’d cooked dinner for 3 days in advance, this vegetable sliceContinue reading “Quick and Easy Vegetable Slice”

Spinach and Ricotta Pie

I took these photos to enter a food blogging competition.  I was planning on winning.  I mean, you don’t enter and plan on loosing do you? The prize was a 12 week paid position on their blog. I’d love this, because, as with a lot of bloggers, I’m hoping to earn an income from thisContinue reading “Spinach and Ricotta Pie”

Vegetarian Kofta in Tomato Sauce

Vegetarian Kofta in Tomato Sauce Author: Clare Reilly Prep time: 1 hour Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 1 hour 10 mins Serves: 6 with rice Ingredients Kofta 2 cups of grated veggies ( I used zucchini, sweet potato, carrot and broccoli. And make sure you use any stalks you can, no waste here.) 2Continue reading “Vegetarian Kofta in Tomato Sauce”