Category Archives: Recipes

Slowly catching up

Once again, things have been rather silent on the blog front. Our excuses aren’t interesting, so suffice to say we’ve had a busy winter so far, and there’s more to come. We hit a milestone in November, when I went … Continue reading

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Ketchup

I like to think of myself as a pretty practical person who doesn’t make extra work for herself.  I make time for things that are priorities for me (like hanging out with Miles and cooking from scratch), and I’ve learned … Continue reading

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Chicken Satay

We aren’t very good at having people over for dinner, and I’m not quite sure why. Partly it might be that we’re all creatures of habit, and having people over is not one of our habits. We’re also not great … Continue reading

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Zucchini Muffins

This is the legendary time of year when gardeners scramble to find something to do with all of their zucchini, and their friends and neighbours learn not to ask how the garden is doing, for fear they’ll be offered some … Continue reading

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Apple Museli Muffins

I love filling up the freezer with a stash of berries to see us through the winter.  We go through a LOT of berries, so I like to pick my own because it’s so much cheaper than getting them at … Continue reading

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Summery Mango Bites

We’ve had more-bars and we’ve had hippy “Easter eggs”, and I’m pleased to announce the arrival of the latest concoction to emerge from my food processor that fits into that same category of treats that are sweet but not not too … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Chutney

Strangely enough, we go through a lot of chutney in our house. It’s kind of a weird thing for a 2 year old to like, but Miles has some kind of weird tastes (Plain chickpeas from a can anyone? Would … Continue reading

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Banana muffins

If there is one thing the world does not need, it’s another recipe for banana bread or muffins. However, I have spent a lot of my life wishing I had the ultimate banana bread recipe. So many of the (delicious!) … Continue reading

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The Very Hungry Toddlerpillar

(with apologies to Eric Carle)   By the light of the moon, a little toddler sat in his booster seat. One Sunday evening, after a busy day of yoga (yes, really) and playing, he started to look for some food. He … Continue reading

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Corn and Salmon Cakes

This recipe has been a favourite of ours for a long time. It is based on one in the Rebar Cookbook, which offers recipes from the restaurant of the same name in Victoria. The restaurant (and cookbook) feature mostly vegetarian dishes, … Continue reading

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