Chicken, Fetta & Carrot Patties

Today was a good day. Went to the gym this morning (everything hurts now …2nd RPM class in a while) then I got a surprise drive through the hills, which is my favourite thing to do! The kids were pretty well behaved…toddler slept half the drive so maybe that’s what made it seem more peaceful… Continue reading Chicken, Fetta & Carrot Patties

Fig, Banana & Coconut Muffins (egg free)

One of my school Mum friends gave me a bag of beautiful figs from her tree to try and omg they are delish! We ate a few but the kids wanted muffins … and … well so did I so I tried to make them as healthy as possible – without skimping on taste. I… Continue reading Fig, Banana & Coconut Muffins (egg free)

Easy Custard Biscuits

First day home after 5 days in Melbourne and I’m feeling utterly disorganised. Bags and clothes and crap everywhere so of course I hit the kitchen instead of putting it all away ! Custard Biscuits are so simple.  1 cup custard powder 1 cup icing sugar 125grm butter softened 1 and a qtr cups self… Continue reading Easy Custard Biscuits

Pizza

Frugal cooking doesn’t have to be tasteless and boring infact if you put your mind to it research and shop around you can whip up basically anything while still pinching the pennies. Tonight is a pizza night and this recipe I could eat until the cows come home…I won’t of course since the baby weight… Continue reading Pizza

Roast Veg Soup

The past few months have been a big huge sleep deprived pain in my ass! With 3 kids one is always bloody sick and at the moment we’re running on a measley few hours sleep after the third night of coughs and screams and grizzles.  I have 2 friends who’ve had babies in the past… Continue reading Roast Veg Soup