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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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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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Chicken and Zucchini Burger Patties

5 Ingredient Chicken and Zucchini Burger Patties

Burgers are so much fun to eat, well my kids think so as they practically cheer when I tell them it’s burger night.  We love eating normal beef burgers but I love exploring new ways to make our burger nights even more interesting by switching up the burger patty I make. These chicken and zucchini […]

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Five Ingredient Honey Glazed Carrots and Sweet Potato

Five Ingredient Honey Glazed Carrots and Sweet Potato

We love our Sunday roasts and love getting creative with the side dish that goes with our roast. This week I took the humble carrot and sweet potato and cooked them slowly in a honey glaze.  The end result was super soft and lightly sweet strips of carrot and sweet potato that went down a […]

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Ricotta and Spinach Rolls

Ricotta and Spinach Rolls

On my shopping day last week I was lucky enough to pick up 3kg of fresh ricotta for half price.  Now I thought I was lucky, but then when I realised when I got home that it was 3kg (I thought it was 1kg) I suddenly thought how am I going to use all of […]

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Hawaiian Chicken Parmigiana

Hawaiian Chicken Parmigiana

How good are chicken parmigiana’s?  You get the crunchy crumbed chicken schnitzel and a bunch of yummy toppings.  I have made a Hawaiian version which is super tasty.  You get the lovely smoked flavour from the triple smoked ham, the sweet flavour from the pineapple and then the melted cheese that just strings off as […]

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