Oaty Yoghurt Blueberry, Banana and Apple Mini Muffins

Oaty Yoghurt Blueberry, Banana and Apple Mini Muffins

These mini muffins make a great morning snack or breakfast when you are on the run. They can be frozen and then reheated in the microwave for times when you are busy to cook. Filled with only natural sugars from the fruit and yoghurt and bulked up with the goodness of oats these mini muffins […]

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Sweet Potato and Bacon Fritters

Sweet Potato and Bacon Fritters

This recipe has Sunday breakfast written all across it.  Streaky bacon, sweet crispy sweet potato, avocado, sour cream what’s not to love? My favourite D’Orsogna Rindless Streaky Bacon (you can find this in the fridge section of Woolworths) is making its appearance in these too good to be true fritters.  The flavour that is packed […]

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How To Get Tender Calamari

How To Get Tender Calamari

Calamari is a winner of an inclusion to our fish and chip nights.  Both boys eat it without complaints and I just absolutely can’t get enough of it.  Last Friday night’s Fakeaway was fish, chips and calamari and while I cheated and bought frozen fish and frozen chips I did make the calamari and I […]

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Chinese Chicken and Cashew

Chinese Chicken and Cashew

On a Friday night we have a fun dinner which is also referred to as Fakeaway – we make a version of takeaway at home.  Chinese is up there as one of our favourite takeaway meals but the price tag that goes along with said Chinese takeaway is not my favourite. Last Friday night I […]

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Curried Pumpkin and Bacon Soup

Curried Pumpkin and Bacon Soup

To say that I am happy that it is soup season is an understatement. Soup is a family favourite and also a work lunch favourite. I love that you can get so many vegetables into one meal and no one really complains about eating it. I serve soup to the boys with toast soldiers or […]

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Chocolate and Banana Bread

Chocolate and Banana Bread

I cannot believe that this recipe is not already here on the blog as I have made it many a time but never took any photos.  So I am rectifying this and sharing this super delicious recipe with you. We love banana bread but what is better than banana bread? Chocolate Banana Bread of course […]

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Pear, Yoghurt and Vanilla Slice Cake

Pear, Yoghurt and Vanilla Slice Cake

Pears are in season in May which means the price comes down and they are the most deliciously juicy and sweet.  While we love eating them on their own they also make a lovely addition to baked goods. They go perfectly in this Pear, Yoghurt and Vanilla slice cake which is a great addition to […]

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The Very Best Brownie Recipe

The Very Best Brownie Recipe

We still have so many Easter eggs.  I have been slowly removing them from the kids rooms and hiding them in the pantry.  Last weekend we decided to take 6 or so of the hollow smaller eggs and add them to this brownie recipe. This brownie recipe is up there with one of my most […]

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Stove Top Potatoes with Maple Streaky Bacon

Stove Top Potatoes with Maple Streaky Bacon

These stove top potatoes are a quicker alternative to baked potatoes.  The two step process involves boiling cubed potatoes first until tender and then frying them with the D’Orsogna Maple Streaky Bacon.  Cooking them with the bacon gives them a lovely flavour and colour. Ready in under half them time it takes for traditional baked […]

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