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Bacon and Corn Side Salad

Bacon and Corn Side Salad

Spring has sprung and that means I will start cooking on the BBQ more and making more side dish meals that will go well with BBQ meat.  The first recipe of the season is the Bacon and Corn salad.  It is essentially two ingredients – Bacon and Corn but the cooking process makes this ridiculously […]

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Pumpkin and Ham Fritters

Pumpkin and Ham Fritters

These Pumpkin and Ham Fritters are fast, fresh and easy to make.  The hero ingredient in these fritters is D’Orosogna’s new Brothers range (exclusive to Woolworths) which includes the thick cut ham I have used in this recipe.  The smoked flavour spreads through the pumpkin making these fritters irresistible. These fritters only need five ingredients […]

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Tahini Chicken

Tahini Chicken

This is a delicious alternative to satay chicken and perfect for those that have a nut allergy.  The tahini sauce is sweet, salty and creamy and there is enough to spoon over the rice and vegetables as well.  My children loved the flavour of this dish making it family friendly. INGREDIENTS 500gm Chicken Thighs 1 […]

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Greek Inspired Beef Pilaf

Greek Inspired Beef Pilaf

Perfectly Balanced have released a new range of products including this Beef and Vegetable Mince that I am cooking with in this recipe.  This wholesome Mince is packed with prime Australian Beef and nutritious Vegetables. It is a super-versatile mince mixture that can be used in countless ways just like regular mince.  You will find […]

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Cheats Pea and Ham Soup

Cheats Pea and Ham Soup

This cheats pea and ham soup has been given it’s name because I am swapping split peas for frozen peas and ham hock for D’Orsogna’s new Flame Roasted Sweet Dijon Mustard Leg Ham (you will find it at the Deli counter of your local Woolworth’s) to speed up this tasty and hearty soup. Also by […]

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Microwave Baked Sweet Potato

Microwave Baked Sweet Potato

Looking for a quick way to cook a sweet potato, want to know what to fill it with once cooked? Well your in the right spot.  Cooking the sweet potato in the microwave will only take 10 minutes and it comes out soft and fluffy.  You can then fill it with baked beans and the […]

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Baked Jumbo Meatballs in Tomato Sauce

Baked Jumbo Meatballs in Tomato Sauce

A mince meat meal will normally be on our dinner menu once a week, most of the times I do spaghetti bolognese but this past week I decided to switch it up and make Jumbo Meatballs and everyone loved them. I was able to make the meatballs the night before while I was making the […]

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Chorizo Puff Pastry Tarts

Chorizo Puff Pastry Tarts

These little Chorizo Puff Pastry Tarts are the perfect appetiser, snack or easy dinner when served with a side salad. Super quick to make and bursting with flavour in each bite. I am using D’Orsogna’s new Mini Chorizo which you will find at the deli counter of your local Woolworths.  You will know when these […]

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A Vegetable Sauce to Jazz up Store Bought Ravioli

A Vegetable Sauce to Jazz up Store Bought Ravioli

My son’s are big fans of ravioli and would happily have it every week if they could.  As a happy medium we have two times a month, so every second week and I made a vegetable sauce to give the ravioli a boost of the good stuff. The best thing about this sauce is that […]

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