Slow cookers and pressure cookers are in my opinion, something every house should have, even if you are living on your own, or flatting. Why? On busy days, you can throw anything into a pressure cooker and it can be ready in an hour and during cold winters, slow cookers can make you feel warm,… Continue reading Slow Cooker/Pressure Cooker 101 plus recipe!
I love brunch. I love to make brunch, go to brunch, eat brunch, you get the idea. I don't eat breakfast most days and I know - that's terrible, but A - time, B - cereal is gross and C - my tummy prefers coffee over food in the morning. I've decided to bring to… Continue reading Easy Peasy Corn Fritters – Brunch Recipes (Part One)
I can still recall the moment so clear in my head. I can hear myself saying ‘uh oh’ and running to the bathroom – that was nearly 5 years ago, and since then, nothing has been the same (other than my rushes to the bathroom, they don't seem to change very often) Why am I… Continue reading Trust Your Gut
Our house doesn't get to eat homemade biscuits very often. Why? Well, for some reason, no matter how hard I try, I cannot master the art of a biscuit. It usually goes a little something like... *makes a fantastic biscuit dough *rolls out, pushes down with fork *puts in oven and watches biscuits spread into… Continue reading Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies with Tanna Farms
The New Zealand Fire Service are collecting ashes from real house fires, and have been using them in different ways to try and connect with kiwis about the devastating effects fire can have on people. They're calling it "Made from Remains" Where do I fit into this? Well, I was in a fire but my house… Continue reading NZFS – Made from Remains – My Story
Just over a year ago, before we brought our house, we we're renting, and had a friend of ours flatting with us. We didn't really share food, but because I love to cook, he never went unfed/without treats. One of those treats? None other than my Baked Lemon Cheesecake. The one and only time I… Continue reading Baked Lemon Cheesecake