Mandarin Cake 

We were given so many mandarins they’re everywhere!  Good thing middle child eats them like mad and toddler has at least 1 a day. So far I’ve made this cake, covered a few in chocolate, have a bag ready for a friend and looking into marmalade.  This recipe used up 8 out of a million… Continue reading Mandarin Cake 

Dough recipe using milk & butter

This weather is terrible for making dough…it takes forever to rise and sometimes doesn’t at all. I decided to try again using a variation on my usual recipe and even though it tastes awesome the dough didn’t actually rise as much as I’d like. I love winter but summer is so much better for baking.… Continue reading Dough recipe using milk & butter

Corn & Bacon Fritters

This is a great kids recipe. My toddler ate 4 today !  1 cup SR flour 2 eggs 1/2 vegi stock cube crumbled  1/2 cup milk 420grm can corn 2 rashers bacon Tbsp coriander chopped Oil for cooking Sour cream to serve Mix flour and stock cube together  Mix other ingredients together with a fork… Continue reading Corn & Bacon Fritters

Roast Pumpkin Soup

This is a recipe I started making when my first started on solids…so it’s pretty much a baby puree 😂😂 but we all loved it so I kept making it. I add salt and pepper now the kids are bigger but omit it from my toddlers. It’s easy and doesn’t cost much to make. 1… Continue reading Roast Pumpkin Soup

Beef Chow Mein

I made this recipe tonight from piecing a few chow mein recipes together. I made extra for leftovers….there is nothing left over! For kids who aparently hate cabbage and random icky vegetables they have basically licked their bowls clean. So … I had to share with you guys. Enjoy x 700grm beef mince  500grm pack… Continue reading Beef Chow Mein

Chewy Brownies

This recipe takes 5 minutes to prepare and uses only 6 ingredients. Savvy and fast, my favourite! 2 eggs 1/3 cup cocoa powder 1/2 cup sr flour 1/2 cup olive oil 1 cup Caster sugar  (brown would work well too) Pinch of salt Preheat oven at 180 deg and line your tray. Mix eggs, oil… Continue reading Chewy Brownies

Slow Cooker Meatballs

This is one of our go to meals, I wish I could take credit for this one but a good friend gave me this awhile back and I had to share, it’s just too good. Plus if I have it on my blog I can access the recipe easily…not that I’d forget in a hurry… Continue reading Slow Cooker Meatballs