Confused Thai Beef Stew

This is a stew with a minor identity crisis. It was the offspring of a shopping expedition which resulted in an eclectic collection of ingredients and a complete lack of desire on my part to waste an afternoon in the kitchen when there was some glorious sunshine to enjoy. I served it up with some buttery mash and there was nearly all out war over seconds.  Ingredients15g fresh ginger6 cloves garlic1 bunch Thai basil leaves1 red chilli2 kaffi...more

Overnight Orange Cinnamon French Toast

Saturday morning breakfa...more

Gluten Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

Typically, I'm more of a juice and crushed ice type of smoothie person.  At times though, a fatty, sugary milk shake is what I need.  And since I can't always break away to get a shake (packing up the kid for a quick drive through really just isn't a good use of my time), I decided to make something at home to curb my craving.  Plus, I received a bag of Hershey's Kisses in my #JAdoreVoxBox from Influenster, and thought I could do something a little special with them. ...more

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Making Lunch Fun: Valentine's Day

How was your Valentine's Day? And your Thanksgiving? Christmas?...more

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts ...more


Hummus is a staple in our house especially now that a certain little one has discovered it's goodness as well. It's a healthier alternative as a spread for sandwiches or wraps, and it can be used as a dip for crackers, pita or veggies. ...more

Three Cheese Yummy Filo Cigar Rolls

Cheese goes well with everything; it makes everything taste a lot nicer too. Cream cheese is my favourite of the week and here is how it can be used – as a spread in baked filo pastries for a nice weekend afternoon snack.Read more from 'Three Cheese Yummy Filo Cigar Rolls'....more

Chicken Lettuce Wraps