Dinners and main meals

Sticky ginger teriyaki chicken nibbles

Sticky ginger teriyaki chicken nibbles

Sticky ginger teriyaki chicken nibbles are truly finger-licking good. Sweet and salty, gingery and garlicky, crisp and succulent, they are pretty addictive either hot or cold.  They make a wonderful finger food for the party season, or are equally divine for a mid-week dinner with […]

Slow cooker butter chicken

Slow cooker butter chicken

Butter chicken is a classic curry and a favourite with many. This slow cooker butter chicken is a bit healthier than the takeaway version but no less delicious. Tomato, garlic, ginger and spices marry beautifully in the delicious gravy. The succulent chicken thighs all but […]

The 15 best one-pan meals

The 15 best one-pan meals

One-pan meals ready in under an hour are the saviour of the busy working week. Fast, flavour-packed and easy to clean up. With this collection of 15 dinners that are quick, delicious and most importantly made in just one-pan we’ve got your next 3 weeks Monday-Friday menu sorted! Life’s about […]

Roasted salmon with fennel, potatoes and kale

Roasted salmon with fennel, potatoes and kale

Roasted salmon with a crisp herb crust, fennel, potatoes and kale makes for a flavour packed mid week meal. Its fast to put together and cooked all in one pan in under an hour so there’s minimal clean up. What more could you want?!   One-pan […]

Crab mac and cheese

Crab mac and cheese

Mac and cheese is a favourite comfort food for kids and grown-ups alike. Kick it up a notch with the addition of beautiful crab meat. Soft and sweet, the crab turns this every-day dinner into a truly special meal. One of my 3 year old daughters all-time favourite […]

Crispy prawns with avocado lime aioli

Crispy prawns with avocado lime aioli

Oven-baked crispy prawns with avocado lime aioli. Sounds like a party to me! The classic combination of prawn and avocado get all jazzed up in this wonderful finger food dish. Brought to life with zingy lime and garlic, the soft avocado lime aioli is the […]

Slow cooker curry with lamb, beef or vegetables

Slow cooker curry with lamb, beef or vegetables

This slow cooker curry packed full of wonderful aromatic spices is so easy to prepare, and then your slow cooker does all the work! Spectacular with lamb, this spice mix works just as well with beef or even your favourite vegetables, making this an incredibly versatile recipe. […]

Flatbread with smoked salmon and capers

Flatbread with smoked salmon and capers

Give your weekend lunch a makeover with these amazing flatbread. Crisp yet soft to eat and ready in 30 minutes, this super quick homemade dough makes the perfect base for your favourite toppings. Lunch on the weekend can sometimes be a bit ho-hum around here. […]

Slow cooker lamb shanks with red wine sauce

Slow cooker lamb shanks with red wine sauce

These slow cooker lamb shanks with red wine, balsamic vinegar and rosemary are a rich and hearty winter meal. Left all day in the slow cooker the meat becomes meltingly tender and very very moreish. The love affair between lamb and rosemary certainly isn’t a […]

Beef Stroganoff Pies

Beef Stroganoff Pies

We generate a lot of leftovers. For some reason I only seem to be able to cook meals to feed four adults, though there are only two and a half of us eating dinner. Generally we have at least one lunch sized serving left after many of our meals. […]