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Pineapple Upside Down Cake

This cake is baked and assembled with the pineapples and cherries at the bottom then filled with cake batter and once cooked, inverted to result in a soft buttery cake with the pineapples and cherries on a sticky caramelized top! Jump to Recpe Baking this cake is unlike any other cake I usually bake. Most […]

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How to Make Beef Stew

A lovely tender beef stew with chunks of potatoes and carrots – after a few versions, this is my go-to version which works very well for us! Jump to Recipe I only ever started appreciating beef stew when I went over to my sister’s house for dinner many years ago and she made the best […]

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Chicken & Ginger Stir Fry

A delicious one pan stir fry using pantry staples, chicken and broccoli with a nice hit of ginger and quick stir fry action! Jump to Recipe Okay so I exaggerate. No quick toss toss fire flaming over the wok kinda stir fry action you see in the chinese restaurant kitchens. But there is some toss […]

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Carrot Cake Muffins

Carrot cake fans – this one is especially for you! Made into muffins (instead of whole cake) – enjoy them as a breakfast treat, pop them into your kids’ snack box or just share them because they are super delish! Jump to Recipe Growing up, carrot cake was just ok for me. It didn’t have the […]

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Chocolate Oat Cookies

Using oats and some chopped chocolate, this yummy cookie is a firm favourite in the household. The oats provide a chewy, nutty texture while the chopped chocolate just makes us happy:) Jump to Recipe We start by using good quality dark chocolate.  The quality of dark chocolate will ensure the cookies are delicious. I often […]

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How to Roast Chicken

I love roasting a whole chicken because it not only feeds us for one meal but leftovers go great in sandwiches or wraps the next day. Here is my recipe and top tips for getting a yummylicious roast! Also there is no ‘sauce’ or ‘jus’ that we pair with this roast because we find it […]