Monthly Archives: July 2014

A Confession and a Commitment

You probably know by now that I love to eat, I love to shop for food and I love to cook.  Cooking is a creative outlet and sharing these creations with people gives me incredible pleasure. But I have a confession to make, not a big earth shattering confession, but one that is embarrassing all… Read More »

What’s in your lunchbox?

I have just spent a week visiting my family in New Zealand, celebrating significant family milestones including my Mum and Dad turning 65 and 70 respectively and being married for 45 year – congratulations you two I love you! It was the first time in many years that we have all been together with our… Read More »

Fun with Food

Its winter, its cold and the kids are on school holidays. The house is filled with the following refrain: “We’re bored, there’s nothing to do, can we have a play date, I want to go to the park, what’s to eat, there’s nothing to eat, when’s lunch?” You know how it goes.     Well… Read More »

Homemade “no nasties” Marshmallow

Homemade Marshmallows These are delicious, the gelatin is great for your gut and if you use Marshmallow root they are good for soothing gut mucousa. I have included a couple of variations on a theme here – once you master the basics you are only limited by your imagination. Perfect to top a hot chocolate in… Read More »