Mashed Potato & Bacon Fritters

As a household of just two now, I have learnt to cook enough for a meal without having a load of leftovers. But when it comes to potatoes,  I still work with the 'one for the pot' as my mum did when I was a kid. Needless to say, there are leftovers these days without … Continue reading Mashed Potato & Bacon Fritters

Blueberry Waffles for Brunch

Blueberry Waffles 30th July 2017 I have hankered after a waffle maker for some time now - and this weekend I finally bought one! I did my due diligence online before heading to a store in; yes I could have ordered it to be delivered to my front door - but where is the fun … Continue reading Blueberry Waffles for Brunch

Weekend Brunch for Two – Spanish Eggs!

We have been blessed with another long weekend in New Zealand - Waitangi Day falling on Monday creating this welcome three day break from work 🙂 Now for those of you reading from outside of New Zealand, Waitangi Day is a significant day in our history. On the 6th February 1840, representatives of the British … Continue reading Weekend Brunch for Two – Spanish Eggs!

Sunday or should I say ‘Monday’ Brunch on a long weekend!

I lay in bed pondering what the day ahead looked like and decided it should start with a nice cooked brunch!  Auckland Anniversary weekend giving most Aucklanders a sleep-in today and as far as I was concerned this called for a celebratory brunch and not the normal tea & toast! Now a quick shower before … Continue reading Sunday or should I say ‘Monday’ Brunch on a long weekend!