Tag Archives: Food

What am I doing!?

I sometimes think to myself, “What are you doing?  Will anyone really read your blog and try your recipes?  You aren’t a professional, you’re not a chef, you’ve got no experience in travel writing and reviews….” No!  But I do … Continue reading

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MY FAVOURITE COLESLAW

  Serves 4 – 6 people as a side dish Ingredients: ¼ large green cabbage, shredded 1 medium size carrot, grated 3 decent size radishes, grated ½ cup lite sour cream 1 teaspoon chopped fresh coriander ¼ teaspoon ground cumin … Continue reading

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MIXED BEAN SALAD

  Makes approx. 5-6 cups (enough for 5-6 lunches or to feed 6-8 as a side salad) Ingredients: 2 x 400 gram tins of your favourite beans, rinsed and drained 1/2 cup finely diced red onion 2 cups finely chopped … Continue reading

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A Cascade of beer and some mighty fine food!

So you’ve come to visit Hobart and have decided what attractions you might want to see.  You’ve come across the beer tour at Cascade Brewery.  How much fun would that be!?  Well it is fun but make sure you allow … Continue reading

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CHICKEN POT PIE (MADE WITH LEFTOVER ROAST CHICKEN)

Oven Temperature 200 degrees Celsius Makes approx. 4 pies Ingredients: 1 large rasher of bacon, finely chopped 1 medium onion, diced 2 spring onions, sliced (saving green portion to add at the end) 1 stick celery, sliced (save the leaves … Continue reading

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LIEBSTER AWARD

Liebster Award Well what can I say.  After having a nice holiday break I was surprised and excited when I got a message from Amber (https://ambersawesomeadventures.wordpress.com/) to say she had nominated me for a ‘Liebster Award’.  I must say I … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS AND COOKBOOKS, FAMILY AND FOOD! INSPIRATION COMES FROM IT ALL.

Today I am struggling for inspiration.  Not good when you are a person who loves cooking and writing.  But this got me thinking about what gives me inspiration to write and cook especially at this time of year.  Christmas.  Of … Continue reading

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QUICK AND EASY GINGERBREAD CAKE

Have you noticed lately that Christmas is just around the corner?  And leading up to Christmas we are always looking for something quick and easy to make for our family and friends, something to take when we are visiting or … Continue reading

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Love a steak and love Melbourne then head to Rare Steakhouse and get it your way!

I love travelling and this always means trying new restaurants along the way.  Wow, that’s great for a person like me who loves food as well.  At home we often eat out once a week and love to try all … Continue reading

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PULLED BBQ PORK (USING LEFTOVER PORK ROAST)

Have you ever had leftover meat and didn’t know what to do with it.  You didn’t just want cold meat and salad or a sandwich.  Well give this a try.  You can make leftover meat into another meal or a … Continue reading

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