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Cheese Straws – who knew?

It always makes me slightly angry when I find simple recipes like this that I could have been making for ages! Way too easy, way too yummy, way too quickly eaten. The recipe I actually used was from the Treats from Little and Friday. (which of course I'm dying to go visit the cafe in… Continue reading Cheese Straws – who knew?

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Couscous Fritters {Leftover Makeovers}

I'm discovering a passion for using leftovers. Even when I am cooking something, I am thinking about what I'll be able to make that last uneaten portion into. Frugality at it's best I like to think. Last week, Jacob made some lamb and couscous for dinner. The lamb was perfect. So was the couscous. But there… Continue reading Couscous Fritters {Leftover Makeovers}

baby led weaning · cooking · Food · meatless monday · recipe

Pikelets and Tea Parties..

Far out! Seriously easy!I love pikelets! You can add pretty much anything to them. Corn, bacon, apples, bananas, savoury, sweet, topped with honey, jam, or just plain!Here's all you need...Ingredients : 1 cup wholemeal or plain self-raising flour1 egg, lightly beaten3/4 cup milkbutter to fry and spreadMethod :In a bowl, whisk together flour, egg and… Continue reading Pikelets and Tea Parties..


*east coasting

Back in Melbourne... Long flights, sleepness nights, a little drinking, roller skating, incredible friends and my beautiful family. Hello Boston. I've missed you!The most fab friends come to visit!The ceiling makes me happy.SweetnessI didn't fall at all!! Lucky socks helped. Family night... Playing a version of Trivial Pursuit printed in 1981. Not fair.Gorgeous SistersGas fires keep us warm… Continue reading *east coasting