Category Archives: cooking

Flashback Thursday – My 2nd most popular recipe

This post first appeared on my blog just over three years ago and it’s been in my stats every week since then. I think that’s at least partly because it’s a Jamie Oliver recipe which would be regularly searched for … Continue reading

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One Step Closer

Yet again it’s been a quiet six months on the blog – though with a few odd days where my stats went through the roof (relatively speaking consider this little blog is no high traffic site) for no apparent reason. … Continue reading

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Pinterest in the Kitchen – Asian Flavours

I was once asked at a dinner party “If you could only eat one cuisine for the rest of your life what would it be?”   My immediate answer was Japanese.  It was a kind of strange answer for me … Continue reading

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Pinterest in the Kitchen – Salads

The best thing about the weather warming up (well, one of the best anyway) is the start of BBQ season.  A dinner of grilled meat and a salad goes down well with us Good’s.  While most of the tribe would … Continue reading

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Pinterest in the Kitchen – Chicken

I am somewhat addicted to pinterest, especially when it comes to collecting recipes.  It’s my little Saturday evening ritual, going through my weekly board suggestions or just randomly searching, adding anything the looks interesting to my ever increasing number of … Continue reading

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Recipe: Punchy Crunchy Lamb Noodle Salad

Sometime last year I won a copy of Jamie Oliver’s Save with Jamie cookbook through the Good Guys.  It has become a regular fixture on my kitchen recipe stand and has somewhat transformed how I think about food and cooking, … Continue reading

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Winning the mealtime wars?

When Miss now Five turned two she went from being a fabulous eater that astounded everyone with her varied diet and interesting tastes, to a stubborn, infuriating food refuser.  Some days she ate little more than a handful of sultanas. … Continue reading

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