Easy Dinners

Easy Dinner: Egg in The Basket

March 17, 2014

It was one of those nights when I had very little ingredients to work so I threw together egg in the basket and the kids loved it! The great thing about this one, is I used the left over bread shapes for the lunch box the next day, and I’ll show you how. Egg in [...]

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Easy Flat Bread Recipe

January 26, 2014

If you look at most of the recipes on my blog, they are all really (and I mean really) easy.  I’m not saying this is the best or most perfect way to make flat bread, but it’s the way I whip it up, it’s delicious and I use it to accompany curries and soups. Plus [...]

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Apricot Chicken Curry (in a hurry!)

October 9, 2013

Guest Post from Amanda Arnold. This Apricot Chicken Curry is one of the many recipes featured in her cookbook Food before 5 I love quick and simple meals that can be prepared ahead and simply reheated at meal time.  Evenings are often crazy with so many other things to get done that spending an hour cooking [...]

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Meatball & Noodle Soup (and how it can be ready in 10 minutes)

September 10, 2013

It’s the kind of soup you can eat all year round. The thing I love most about this simple meal is that it’s quick. Very quick.  You see, I’m on a quest to find super quick and easy family meals to make, especially at the moment. Family life has changed a lot this year with [...]

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Easy Meatball Recipe (full of veges)

August 13, 2013

Meatballs: They are kid-friendly, versatile and fun to eat.  This is how I make them. Ingredients 250 grams pork mince 250 grams beef mince 1 grated carrot 1 grated zucchini 1 small diced onion 1 egg 1 cup bread crumbs Sweet chili sauce to taste (2-3 tablespoons) Salt and Pepper to taste 2 tablespoons olive oil [...]

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Chunky Meat Pie (I’ve been making this for 10 years)

August 1, 2013

My friend made a pie for me when I had my second child. That’s 10 years ago now.  I looked up an old album to find these pictures when I was 40 weeks pregnant and in the hours after my second daughter was born. Such a pretty baby: she was! This friend of mine was [...]

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