Pasta with Sausage, Mushroom & Sun-dried Tomato Pesto

Pasta with Sausage, Mushroom & Sun-dried Tomato Pesto

I am a total pasta lover. For me, it is the epitome of comfort on a plate. It is a weekly staple in our house and almost always on a Monday night. This is for two reasons. After a celebratory weekend I feel the need for carbohydrates (even though Monday is always...
Risoni Bake with Eggplant, Fennel & Tomato

Risoni Bake with Eggplant, Fennel & Tomato

Quite possibly my main source of inspiration to create new recipes is to use up what I have in the perishables department. I loathe waste and try really hard to not throw away perfectly good food just because it is a little past its used by date. This Risoni Bake was...
Avocado on Toast

Avocado on Toast

For years my breakfast consisted of a cup of coffee (and I will admit a winnie blue in my younger days) as I was in too much of a rush getting the kids ready, I didn’t have time to eat. Not so anymore. Breakfast has become one of my favourite meals (hence why...
Sun-dried Tomato Pesto, Chorizo & Pumpkin Linguine

Sun-dried Tomato Pesto, Chorizo & Pumpkin Linguine

Every summer I have an absolute abundance of basil in the garden, so much so, that I can’t give it all away. I always make a traditional pesto (multiple times throughout summer) but there is only so much pesto you can eat without everything starting to taste the...
‘The Godfather’ Burger with Zucchini Parmesan Chips

‘The Godfather’ Burger with Zucchini Parmesan Chips

Gourmet Burgers are all the rage at the moment with Burger joints popping up all over the place.  The thing is, I like my burger to be healthy, not oozing with orange coloured cheese, fatty bacon and limp lettuce.  This Italian inspired burger was the absolute gear,...