Anzac Biscuits

There is something about food, and how it can unite us together. It may be over sharing the delights of the same taste, or it maybe getting together over food with family and friends. Sharing food online can brings us together too. A few months back in April, this recipe was shared in an online…

Cheese Scones

Warning: you may find this blog post a little cheesey! Cheese scones are simply the best! Delicious straight from the oven, layered with butter, these humble scones are truly comforting. Today I am in need of some comfort, as during the week I sprained one of my glute muscles.  I am treating the pain with…

Carrot and Date Bliss Balls

It’s all about sugar!  We have been told that eating too much sugar is bad for our health.  Why oh why, do we like eating food containing this “naughty” substance?  It tastes good that is why! Sugar is everywhere, lurking hidden in everyday food, tempting us to consume whatever it is in. It seems so…

Homemade Granola

It’s all about planning and being organised when it comes to food. As some of you know I’m not tidy in the kitchen, but usually I’m good at planning. After recent events in the kitchen I think I need to take a new approach to my cooking. I came home from  a long weekend in Wellington…

Crunchy Roast Potatoes

  We have had many visitors to our house over the years.  I just love to share my home made food  and I regularly cook roast meals for our visitors. It makes great comfort food and is easy to cook. Friends of our daughters that return, mention that they love my crunchy roast potatoes.  …

Yummy Lamb Burgers

I found this recipe in one of Donna Hay’s books that  I borrowed from the library. As usual I have added my own little twist. It is so easy for a quick Friday night meal, or even mid-week meal. The secret of good food, is to make it look good too. It would be so easy…