Simple Red Lentil Dahl

This Simple Red Lentil Dahl is an Indian soup that my family enjoys with the curries we eat. The beauty of dahl is that it is such a versatile dish to make; there are so many recipes with variations and adaptations that you can add / remove to […]

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Banana Choc Chip Muffins

Who doesn’t love a good Banana Choc Chip muffin? I love making these for the kids’ lunch boxes, picnics after play dates and even to enjoy with friends / family over a cuppa. Being a classic muffin recipe, I know there are heaps of variations […]

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Calderetta (Filipino Beef Stew)

As the weather cools and winter comes along, my family and I yearn for warm, comforting food. Caldaretta is a tomato-based beef stew which has Spanish influences. Although every family has their own version using their favourite meats (chicken, goat and offal cuts like liver) […]

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Watering the Herb Garden

For those that have been following my Facebook page know that I have recently started growing my own herbs. This is probably my fifth attempt. I’m happy to report that so far *touch wood* fifth time’s a charm and I’m actually getting a yield from […]

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