Monthly Archives: August 2012

Onion & Rosemary Bread

For years I have been working on mastering the perfect loaf of bread. While the search still continues, I am far more relaxed about the process than I used to be, happy as long as the end result is tasty … Continue reading

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Warm Chicken Salad

I always seem to have run out of steam when its dinner time and I’ve had a busy day at work. I like to keep evening meals really simple to prepare, not taking up too much time to cook and … Continue reading

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Weekend of both taking and making stock.

We have been well and truly under the hammer for time recently with trying to sell two houses, (so we can make improvements to the new one) moving my mother-in-law who is down-sizing and trying to move forward with getting our new property fit … Continue reading

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Weekly Tip

How often do you use your phone book these days? I must admit I haven’t opened one for about 3 years and get some amazed looks when I say just ‘Google it’ or go to http://www.whitepages.com.au or http://www.yellowpages.com.au to find … Continue reading

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Orange Soup

Named not because of its citrus content but because nearly every ingredient used is an orangy colour! This is a family favourite and can be in the pot cooking in 10 minutes and ready to serve in about an hour. Ingredients: Butternut … Continue reading

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Cling wrap doesn’t just wrap your lunch!

With Nude Food Day getting closer, (17th October) why don’t you start now.  Go to http://www.nudefoodday.com.au/resources/healthy-nude-food-recipes.php for some great lunch ideas. We will soon be introducing some major changes to the way waste is managed so it would be wise to … Continue reading

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Pickled Onions

I absolutely love pickled onions! For me they must have a crunch, not be too sweet and have a little bit of a spicy kick to them (not with chile though). I can remember mum and dad using plastic rubbish … Continue reading

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