QUICK & EASY PASTA SALAD

INGREDIENTS 4 Cups cooked spiral pasta3 Rashers Bacon – diced and cooked2 Tomatoes – diced and deseeded1/2 Cup Chopped Parsley1/4 Cup Chopped Garlic Chives1/2 Cup Mayo1/2 Cup Tomato SauceSalt & Pepper to taste LET’S PUT IT ALTOGETHER 1. Cook the pasta as per packet directions – place in the fridge to cool – or freezer […]

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Fish Cakes

INGREDIENTS 500gm Fish Fillets – skinned (I used Sweet Lip)1 Leek – sliced3 Garlic cloves sliced1 tbls Lime JuiceSalt & Pepper LETS PUT IT ALTOGETHER 1. Place the sliced leek and garlic in a fry pan with olive oil – cook gently until softened2. Place the fish fillets in a food processor and process for […]

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SWEET RECIPES FROM OUR FACEBOOK MEMBERS

MARS BAR SLICE 3 mars bars , 3 cups rice bubbles , 3 Tablespoons butter , 250g milk chocolate.HOW TO MAKE: 1: break mars bars into 4 pieces and m/wave for 1 min till melted. add the butter and m/wave for 1 more min and mix well. 2: add rice bubbles and stir. 3: line […]

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INTRODUCING SOLIDS

This is my journey of introducing solids to my little one, please remember, always consult with your pediatrician regarding introducing solid foods to your baby and specifically discuss any foods that may pose allergy risks for your baby.First Solids – (4-6 months)Avocado – simply mashed with a fork (I add a little milk to make […]

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MEATLOAF RECIPE (Even the kids LOVE IT)

By Kendall INGREDIENTS500g beef mince1 cup breadcrumbs1 diced onion1 grated zucchini1 grated carrot1 egg lightly beaten2 tbsp tomato sauce2 tbsp mixed dry herbs2 tbsp fresh parsley(optional but gives it a really fresh smell and taste)1 teasp minced/fresh garlic GLAZE – 1/4 cup each of BBQ sauce and Worcestershire sauce mixed together LETS MIX IT UP!1. […]

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SAUSAGE ROLLS

By Kendall 500g Sausage mince (I bought mine in a roll from the meat section at Coles)1 finely diced onion1 grated zucchini1 grated carrotSalt and Pepper to taste1 cup breadcrumbs1 egg – lightly beaten2 tbsp fresh parsley1 tbsp tomato saucePacket of Frozen Puff Pastry Sheets + 1 egg lightly beaten to glaze LET’S MIX IT […]

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MINI BAKED BLUEBERRY CHEESECAKES

INGREDIENTS 100gm biscuits – crushed20 grams butter – melted 250 grams light cream cheese1/3 cup castor sugar1 teaspoon vanilla essence1 Egg2 teaspoons plain flour1/3 cup squished blueberries LETS PUT IT ALTOGETHER. 1. Crush the biscuits in a zip lock bag with a rolling pin.  Add the melted butter to the crushed biscuits in the bag […]

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DELICIOUS NO BAKE CHEESECAKE

INGREDIENTS200g plain biscuits-crushed in food processor (or smashed with a rolling pin) I use Butternut cookies110g unsalted butter – melted1 can sweetened condensed milk400g cream cheese1/3 cup lime juice (you can use lemon instead if you like)2 teaspoons vanilla essence/extract LETS PUT IT ALTOGETHER1. Crush biscuits to a fine crumb and mix with melted butter.2. […]

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MUSHROOM SOUP

INGREDIENTS 500 grams button mushrooms – stalks cut off and sliced finely50grams butter1 Onion sliced3 Garlic cloves sliced50 grams plain flour750 mls Stock – I used beef but you can use chicken or vegetable as well.1/2 tablespoon fresh ThymeThe juice from 1/2 a lemonSalt and Pepper to taste LETS PUT IT ALTOGETHER Place the butter […]

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