Slow Cooker Beef and Vegetable Casserole

There is something so utterly comforting about a delicious bowl of slow cooked casserole. With tender pieces of beef and an array of mixed root veggies all smothered in a rich, flavour packed gravy, it’s absolute heaven on a cold Winter’s night. We like to serve our casserole with creamy (and I mean CREAMY) mashed…

Saturday night Fake Away

Singapore Noodles Who doesn’t like noodles ? Well, we enjoy them very much and I’m pretty pleased about that as it’s hard to think of many more yummy things that are as quick and easy to literally throw together. Started the day thinking I would do yet another pulled pork with the shoulder joint in…

Luscious Lemon Drizzle Cakeo

Colder days are here and I don’t know about you, but we are more inclined to have morning or afternoon tea when the days are crisp and we are busy in the garden and feel the need for a break or two. Over the past few weeks we have been taking down old orchard trees,…

Anzac Day

Anzac Day is a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand that broadly commemorates Australians and New Zealanders who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations and the contribution and suffering of all those who have served. Every year on the 25th April, Australians and New Zealanders commemorate this day…

Oh ….. Bundt it !!

OK, not technically a swear word, but I strongly believe it should be !! My frustration with trying to remove this latest cake from said Bundt tin was almost at “throw it in the rubbish bin” pitch the other day. Easing, teasing and then thumping the tin in an attempt to knock the cake out…

Saturday night Fake Away

I had absolutely nothing planned for Saturday’s dinner and a quick look around the fridge wasn’t inspiring at all !! So, half a cooked chicken, a few odd veggies, bits of this and that lay before me …. then I spotted the red curry paste …. aha, perfect. Knocking together an authentic Thai curry can,…