Peach and Strawberry scones

We’ve been having some rainy weather here, so when it was nice and sunny this morning I decided to do some baking. I’ve had this recipe bookmarked for a while so I thought it would be the perfect time to try it out. As usual I didn’t quite have the right ingredients so I improvised a bit. Continue reading


Turning Stew into Pie

Another good recipe for using up leftovers. This particular stew was fished out of the deep freezer the other night, because I forgot to get any meat out for dinner. Plus we need to start chipping away at the collection of leftovers that live in our freezer. Turning leftover stew, or curry, into pie is super easy especially if you have some pre-rolled puff pastry in the freezer. There’s been a bunch of pre-rolled puff pastry in stores at the moment which is great because I love it, and it’s a pain to make yourself.    Continue reading

Apple Crumble

Delicious and easy this apple crumble fills all the cravings for sweet things without actually being that bad for you. Assuming you don’t load it up with cream  when it’s done. Apple crumble is my mum’s go to recipe when we feel like dessert. We almost always have the ingredients in the cupboard, and it’s a delicious and easy recipe.  Continue reading

Slow cooker Santa Fe chicken


Some times I don’t feel like cooking. On days when I can feel that I wont want to cook by the time dinner rolls around, our slow cooker is my savior. You just chuck everything in when you still have the motivation, and let it cook away until dinner. This Santa Fe chicken is a delicious meal that feels like it should have been time-consuming, but really wasn’t.  Continue reading