(Healthy) Caramelised onion jam

Caramelised onion jam

The weather has finally warmed up a little in Perth.  For me, that means my eating habits change.  I want to eat lighter, brighter food.  So it is almost time to say goodbye to my curries and wintery stews and hello to more salads, shakes and ice creams.   It also means the opportunity for more [...]

Burger and chips thermomix style

Burger and chips

Lately the weather in Perth has been a little wild and wet causing me to rug up and wish for summer.  Given that the warmer months are still a little way off I thought I’d inject our lives with a little “sunshine” by making something that I love to eat in [...]

Individual beef and red wine pies

Beef and red wine pie

I have mentioned in my recent posts that G and I have been making a very conscious effort to eat healthy and exercise a little more.  This includes making sure we consume lots of fruits and vegetables into our daily meals, something that we have always been very good [...]

Spagettini with meatballs

Spaghettini with meatballs

Throughout my childhood and many of my teenage years I was a competitive swimmer.  This meant that I consumed large quantities of complex carbohydrates to fuel my body for the long training hours.  One of the most frequent things that I used to eat was pasta.  I think that was because it was something the whole [...]

Asian beef and rice bowl

Asian beef and rice bowl

There are many addictions in the world and it would be remise of me not to admit to one of my own.  Cooking magazines.  Not quite as bad as cook books, although the only reason I buy magazines is because I have so many books that my shelving is beginning to look a [...]