Saturday, September 21, 2019
When I first attempted this Vegetable and Lentil Loaf, it looked great, smelt great, but didn’t taste as good as I had hoped. After a few more go’s, I’ve perfected the recipe so it now tastes much better. The...
If you’re looking for something less salady for lunches, these sour cream quiche tortillas may be just what you’re after. They are so easy to make and are a versatile meal that can be flavoured how you want. I can’t...
If you enjoy a chunky cookie, you will love these double choc chip hazelnut cookies. The mix of milk and white chocolate chips with hazelnuts is a delicious combination. Hazelnut chocolate is one of my favourite blocks to devour. It's...
If you are looking for some easy meals to make this winter, you must bookmark these 6 easy slow cooker meals that make the best leftovers. These recipes are from some of my favourite bloggers and they have literally...
If you’ve been looking for an easy plate-to-share idea for Easter, you can’t go wrong with these Easter Meringue Nests. This no fail recipe isn’t really a recipe at all, because you just need to assemble the ingredients, and...
If you’re looking for a salad that’s a little different, you need to try my Tangelo, Brie and Spinach Salad. A week ago, when I did my grocery shopping, Woolworths had tangelos in their citrus fruit section. Being adventurous, I...
The last time I had two minute noodles was when I was pregnant (well actually I lie, I had them recently when devouring this two minute noodle salad recipe). I always had packs on stand-by for when the hunger pangs...
When Esther was 6 months old, we headed to the Buderim Ginger Factory. We did a tour and had taste testings and finished our day with an ice cream in a cone. Jacob got a scoop of the gingerbread ice...
If you love lemon meringue pie, then you will really enjoy this easy mandarin meringue pie. I used a ‘cheat’ recipe to create it based on a Kidspot recipe. The whole family enjoyed this for dessert one night and...
One of my favourite 4 ingredient recipes is a pumpkin, sour cream and sweet chilli sauce tart. It’s an easy recipe and always tastes delicious when I make it. So I thought I’d get a bit tricky in the...
Looking for a healthy and filling lunch idea that can be transported to work or out and about when with your kids? You’ll love these Easy Tuna Salad Lettuce Wraps. I had 2 in one sitting and I felt...
If you’re looking for a way to use up bulk Bolognese sauce, these Bolognese Sausage Rolls are a great way to do it. Whenever I make Spaghetti Bolognese, I try to make a double batch of the sauce, to freeze...
If you’ve recently bought plums and have found them to have no taste or to be a bit sour, you will love them in this Spiced Plum Cake. I recently bought a box of plums from Aldi so Jacob could...
This easy curried brown rice salad has become one of my favourite salads for lunch because it’s got a lot of flavour and is very filling. One serve filled me up for lunch and I didn't add any extra...
This week for Tradie's Lunchbox, I'm sharing an antipasto bento lunch box idea, using deli produce bought from our trip to Stanthorpe. Of course, you don't have to use the same products I have. But this gives you an idea...
If you've read this blog for a while, you will know that this isn't just a plumbing blog. It's a blog where I share my life and thoughts about all things related to tradies, construction, women working in male-dominant careers...
If you crave carbs during winter and love nothing more than eating a hearty pasta dish, you will enjoy this Zucchini Noodle Pesto Salad with Capsicum and Pine Nuts. This salad is the perfect winter salad for a tradie’s...
This week for Tradie’s Lunchbox I have another salad recipe that is delicious, healthy and can be changed to suit your tastes. We hosted friends over for lunch on Sunday and I served this salad which went down a treat. I...
If you want a healthy and filling lunch that uses up ingredients from your fridge, you will love these Beef, Vegetable and 2-minute Noodle Rice Paper Rolls. I was going to call these the Fridge Clean Out Rice Paper Rolls...
I know we're heading into winter and you're probably craving more warmer meals for lunches, but I couldn't not share this rocket, pear and feta risoni salad that I made for a lunch get-together recently. It made for a...
If you're looking for a healthy, hearty salad, this Roast Pumpkin, Feta and Beetroot Quinoa Salad will not disappoint. I had a similar salad at Shingle Inn, which I shared with my mum, and it was delicious. It was very...
Whenever I share a salad recipe here, my dad sometimes gives me a dig, saying no one has time to chop up the food to make my recipes. And I understand, we're all pushed for time. But I know...