Mac ‘N Cheese

Okay, so perhaps not a dish for anyone on a diet, but for busy mum with a hungry tribe to feed - perfect!

Cheesy Cauliflower Waffles

Cheesy Cauliflower Waffles Last weekend I ventured into the exciting new world of waffles after purchasing my very first waffle maker. Blueberry Waffles were my first attempt and they were a big success with the chief tester. These airy, delicate and crisp-edged waffles were so fabulous, yet so simple to throw together, that they are destined … Continue reading Cheesy Cauliflower Waffles

No-Bake Lemon Quark Cheesecake

'Quark?' I hear you say - what on earth is that? Quark means 'curd' in German and is thought to have originated in Central Europe–in fact it has been made since the Iron Age! Quark is a fresh, white cheese, very similar to Ricotta. It can be used in baking for both savoury and sweet … Continue reading No-Bake Lemon Quark Cheesecake

Pesto & Asparagus Tart

Looking for something easy to make for a Sunday lunch? This little tasty tart is so simple it is embarassing! Take one sheet of ready rolled flaky pastry and place it on a lined baking tray. Dollop 3 tablespoons of pesto on to the pastry spreading it out to within 1 1/2 cm of the … Continue reading Pesto & Asparagus Tart

Creamy Bacon & Kumara Pasta Bake

An early lesson as a young mum with a mortgage and 3 children was to cook and feed my family on a budget. I always felt that this was one area of the household budget I could make savings. So give this recipe a go, make your own sauce and boil the pasta up. You should be able to feed a family of 4 for under $15.00 with this Creamy Bacon & Kumara Bake.