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Spiced prawns, a rich spicy coconut broth, ramen noodles, fresh beansprouts and shredded cucumber. This Prawn Kare Lomen is amazing! Packed with fresh flavours, it is definitely a dinnertime treat! A great wagamama copycat recipe that you can easily make at home, especially now it has been removed from their menu!
A comforting bowl of pasta with mushroom broth, butter and parmesan, that is ready within 30 minutes!!!! This vegetarian pasta with mushrooms is sure you make a regular appearance on your menu as it is quick and easy and tastes amazing. Dried mushrooms form the basis for this simple pasta dish that will please vegetarians […]
A big bowl of this Chicken, Cannellini Bean and Kale Soup is like wrapping a fleecy blanket around you and curling up on the sofa with a good book. Warm, comforting and oh so delicious! Pin this Chicken, Cannellini Bean and Kale Soup for later The weather here in Western Australia has been a bit all […]
This Lentil Bowl with kale and chicken meatballs is the perfect mix of comfort food and healthy lunch. Hearty and warming without being heavy or stodgy but light enough for a warm day. It really is the dish for all seasons! I have just finished at chapel where Mr 6 got a certificate of recognition. You can […]
This Pasta with Chicken Broth, Butter and Parmesan is pure comfort food! It is a bowl of wonderful, warming, healing amazingness. One spoonful and you know the world is going to start looking brighter. A whole bowl and you feel restored. There is absolutely nothing healthy about this!!! And that is why I love it! […]
This comforting savoury ginger congee is is a staple rice dish across many Asian countries. It is traditionally eaten as a breakfast in China, but it is so good that I love it curled up on the sofa late at night. This is food that feeds your soul as well as your belly. Honestly this […]
This Soupe De Crevette (French Shrimp Soup) is a rich and creamy soup that is perfect for entertaining. It is simple to make and tastes like it is packed full of cream and butter, but it is actually remarkably low is calories! Back in 2005, way before our Australia adventure began, I had one of […]
Mushroom Soup with fragrant rosemary and the earthy rich addition of black truffle. This mushroom, rosemary and truffle soup is packed with flavour and ready in under 30 minutes. Perfect for the cold weather we are having here in Western Australia.
This is a super quick recipe, it is a 5 minute dash around the supermarket so you can have dinner on the table in under 10 minutes. And we are not talking microwave meals here! A filling chicken tortellini soup that is as easy as heating up a can of soup. But sooooo much better! The boys […]
Months ago I wrote a post about food combinations, the post was for a cheese and onion tart, but I spent quite some time waffling about discussing combinations that just work. I won’t repeat myself, but if you are interested in my opinion on the best (and worst food combinations) and what I know about Plato […]
Mr 4 is still poorly. Last night, he ate two spoonfuls of his dinner and said “It is making my tummy hurt, I think I am still sick, please can I leave the rest.” And then on the drive to school this morning Mr 7 said his tummy hurt and within 5 minutes he was doubled over […]
If you have been around for a while you will know my love of zip lock bags. You will also know that I love to fill the freezer with bags of food that may or may not have labels on them. Hence this post from a few months back! When we moved into our rental, I […]
This morning I discovered that Mr 7 reads my blog! Well maybe not reads it regularly, but he knows the URL and can type it into the iPad. I don’t know why this surprised me, he is great at reading and writing and I talk about the blog a lot. AND he often has […]
Last night we had had a nice big plateful of roasted butternut pumpkin and I made sure I had plenty of leftovers so I could make this wonderfully warming spiced soup. There are a lot of garnish options in this recipe 😳 mostly because I like having them all, but swap them in and out as […]
Soup. A warming, healthy hug in a mug (or bowl). My boys love carrot soup. Honestly if I tell them carrot soup is for dinner they jump up and down and tell me I am the best mummy in the whole world. It is like I have said we are having ice cream for dinner! […]