Strawberry Jam

  Canning Strawberry Jam  Old-fashioned home canned strawberry jam recipe with no added pectin. Who doesn’t love a good homemade strawberry jam? Whether you spread it over your toast, plop it over warm scones with cream or even stir it through some yoghurt, it really is the…

Aussie Meat Pies

Aussie Meat Pies   Hi all, hope everyone’s doing well on this slightly warm, somewhat cloudy, wintery day. Well at least if you’re in Australia it’s a somewhat cold wintery day. I envy all you Northern Hemisphere folks who are currently enjoying a nice…

Balsamic Lamb and Sun-dried Tomato Stew

  Balsamic Lamb and Sun-Dried Tomato Stew   This is one of those recipes that is super super easy to make but is full of flavour. It is the perfect meal for a cold wintery night! This meal can also be frozen. You can either follow the recipe up…

Canning Thai Hot and Sweet Dipping Sauce

Thai Hot and Sweet Dipping Sauce – Home Canning   Have you ever been to a Chinese restaurant and ordered some deep fried spring rolls and they bring them out with a spicy like sweet chilli, but runny, dipping sauce? Well that is the best way i can describe what…

Canning Balsamic Onion Jam Recipe

  Balsamic Onion Jam This recipe is from the ‘All New Ball Book of Canning and Preserving’ and has got to be one of my all time favourite canning recipes. If you haven’t had a look at this book yet I would highly recommend buying it…

Homemade Lemonade

Homemade Lemonade There’s just something super refreshing about an ice cold glass of lemonade on a hot day. Spending my Saturday afternoon making lemonade wasn’t on my schedule when i woke up this morning but with a huge bag of fresh lemons i couldn’t…

Beef Stroganoff

Beef Stroganoff   Beef stroganoff has got to be one of my all time favourite meals. There’s just something about the creamy (yet somehow tomatoey) sauce that seems to work so well with EVERYTHING. So today i’m going to give you my 3 go to methods…

April Tea Date

Hi everyone!  Sarah here for my first ever ‘Tea Date’.  I thought it would be a fun idea to do a post every month that lets you guys see a little bit of what I’ve been up to. I thought the name ‘Tea Date&#8217…

Poached eggs on homemade flatbread

  Poached Eggs on Homemade Flatbread   Poached eggs on homemade flatbread served with a spicy salsa and topped with parsley. This is the perfect way to jazz up the simple poached egg. This recipe is based off a recipe out of Jamie Olivers new ‘5 ingredients’ cookbook…

Pork Sausage Rolls

Pork Sausage Rolls   Sausage rolls with a giant dollop of tomato sauce… what more could you want? As a kid when i was growing up sausage rolls were my all time number 1 favourite thing. I wasn’t a pie fan, but a sausage roll was my…