Salmon Cream Cheese Vol Au Vents

Pretty little Salmon Vol Au Vents. This small little devils were simple, quick to assemble bite-size goodies for high tea snacks. I recently made a small batches for a girlfriends gathering event. These petite vol au vents pastry shell/cases were from Woolsworth – ready made, and so they only need couple of minutes in the oven […]

Japanese Stir Fry Teriyaki Beef Noodles

Don’t you love one-dish meals? I do, especially on a busy Monday, feeling oh-so-blue, tired and hungry after a long day at work! It’s not that I don’t like cooking, but I rather cook something easy, fast and delicious, so that I can bring my dinner to the front of the TV while I watch […]

Chicken Corn and Sweet Potato Chowder (No Cream)

The temperature here in Perth is getting a little crazy lately; one of the nights the temperature dipped down to 2°C… brr!  I have been trying to rush home as early as I could most of the nights as it gets dark and cold too quickly. On a working weeknight I just want to snuggle […]

Easy Mushroom Tart

Mmmm, what’s not to love about Mushrooms? I love these little babies as they are so versatile to cook with. Simply sauteed with butter and you have a delicious side dish. Throw in some chopped mushroom into beaten eggs and you get a delicious omelette with scrumptious fillings. Chopped them up and throw them in […]

Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta (Tomato Cream Farfelle)

Pasta – one of the staples in my household; it always pop up in the weeknight menu more often than not. I am constantly battling the idea between having it done with red or white; tomato (the former) or creamy (the latter). So one day, I read this great awesome recipe – which combines the […]

Chicken and sweet potato casserole

Sometimes I come across recipes that just by reading it, it doesn’t quite appear to be that it would taste delicious. This is one of those that I should give the benefit of the doubt. Not only it was tasty, it allowed me to dress the dish pretty. One of those dishes that when you […]

Easy Rustic Bread Pudding

Waking up to a really cold Saturday morning. Suddenly I had this craving for something sweet instead of savoury, which is quite unusual. I wanted simple breakfast so nothing too heavy. I was tossing the ideas of making french toast, or bread pudding since I got half a loaf of white bread sitting there begging […]