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807, 2016

Banana Veggie Biscuits

Join us Today is the final day of our third round of #freezertolunchbox 5 day challenge. This edition was all about hidden veggies. If you missed the challenge and want to know when another is running sign up to our notification mailing list! These biscuits are a variation of my Banana Bread Biscuits I posted a little while ago. When I was making them I thought I would experiment a little with a second batch as I knew I have [...]

607, 2016

10 Veggie Tomato Paste and Pizza Sauce

Join us This week we are running another round of #freezertolunchbox 5 day challenge. This edition is all about hidden veggies. Yesterday we cooked our 12 Veggie Hidden Pizza Wheels. The tomato paste we made is so delicious I just had to share it on the blog this week. If you missed the challenge and want to know when another is running sign up to our notification mailing list! This tomato paste is delicious and jam packed full of veggies [...]

407, 2016

Chocolate Avocado Cake

Join us This week we are running another round of #freezertolunchbox 5 day challenge. This edition is all about hidden veggies so I'm keeping the theme going on the blog. If you missed the challenge and want to know when another is running sign up to our notification mailing list! I am slightly obsessed with a chocolate and avocado combo at the moment (can you believe I used to hate avocado?!). Putting them into a cake or biscuits like my [...]

307, 2016

Indian Inspired Sweet Potato, Spinach and Lentil Stew

Join us This delicious recipe comes from the brand new issues of The 4 Blades Magazine - The Dinners Issue.  I created this recipe for our Soups and Stews section of The Dinners Issue which launched July 1st. Oh boy is this a delicious stew. It has a subtle curry flavour, a slight sweetness and a delicious subtle coconut flavour. This was a complete fluke and oh boy is it delicious and is a regular in our house now. It [...]

1406, 2016

Slow Cooked Chilli Con Carne

  Join us Yesterday morning I launched my newest cookbook - Mixing It Slow. Combining your thermo mixer and slow cooker to create delicious family meals has never been easier. Mixing It Slow contains 50 delicious recipes from pies to pastas, to stews and casseroles and even desserts. Much to my surprise Mixing It Slow sold out within 4 hours. Today I opened up the second print run preorder (and I have less than 80 copies left! I might need [...]

1006, 2016

Berrylicious Bliss Balls

Join us These are delicious! These berrylicious bliss balls come from my Ready. Steady. Lunch! Mini Cookbook (This book is jam packed full of lunchbox friendly goodies!). These have been so popular that I thought I would share them on the blog for everyone. They are lunchbox friendly, take no time at all and a hit with the kiddies. Better yet, they can be frozen so you can make a large batch over the weekend and freeze for weeks to [...]

806, 2016

Wholemeal Banana Bread

Join us I am often asked for a banana bread recipe made of wholemeal flour. Up until recently I didn't have one but after some experimenting I think I finally have one that passes all teh tests - not too dry, lots of banana flavour and not overly sweet. Tick, tick, tick! Don’t forget to hang out with TRTLMT in all the cool places!    

606, 2016

Apple Cinnamon Pikelets

Join us We loooooooooove pikelets in our houses so when I realised the freezer was empty and there were no more lunchbox snacks left I thought I would get cooking. Our fruit bowl was overflowing with apples so I thought why not whip up a batch of apple cinnamon pikelets. Anything with apple and/or cinnamon is always a winner in our house. These make for a great breakfast as well served with a little honey but they make for an [...]

306, 2016

Mini Chocolate Balls

Join us This delicious recipe for Mini Chocolate Balls was originally featured in my 2016 Calendar. They have been so popular I thought I would add them to the blog for everyone to enjoy. These only use a handful of ingredients and take no time at all to whip up. Don’t forget to hang out with TRTLMT in all the cool places!