Monday’s recipe – Exotic Flavours of Chinese Cuisine
Dec04

Monday’s recipe – Exotic Flavours of Chinese Cuisine

Recipes are always a favourite of ours to share, and this one is super easy and super yummy. With all the talk of Christmas dinners, Sharon heard of a great Christmas lunch idea from friends who on Christmas morning head to Chinatown for the yummy lunch things later in the day – The Asian inspired Christmas lunch – I love it. Delicious, interesting and easy. And who can resist a failproof San Choy Bau recipe? This one is...

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Looking For A Delicious And Healthy Snack? Try This One
Nov20

Looking For A Delicious And Healthy Snack? Try This One

Delicious and healthy snacks are always great to discover and add to the repertoire. As you probably know most muesli bars are very high in sugar and some could even be called junk food. I found this receipe at the weekend in one of my many cookbooks – thank you Sally Joseph. I am already on my second batch as the kids love it. You can make it without the nuts if your kids can’t take them to school. And if there are seeds and...

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My Fussy Eater: How I Got My Toddler Eating Better Food
Nov10

My Fussy Eater: How I Got My Toddler Eating Better Food

Do you have a fussy eater? Do you have problems feeding vegetables to your child? I do, it’s a nightmare. I don’t understand what happened when she was a baby she always had a good appetite. Food introduction was so easy, a dream! She was always hungry for more, whatever you’d give her. I used to make veggie soup and I remember her licking her lips and smiling asking for more. I wish was still like that. Nowadays I have to beg her to...

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Tasty Chicken Teriyaki – Monday’s recipe
Jun26

Tasty Chicken Teriyaki – Monday’s recipe

Tasty Teriyaki Chicken with Hokkien Noodles Ingredients (serves four)   2 cloves garlic, peeled & finely grated 1 knob ginger, peeled & finely grated 3 ½ tbs salt-reduced soy sauce 2 ½ tbs honey 3 tbs warm water 700 g free range chicken thighs, chopped into 2 cm pieces 370g Hokkien noodles (Note: using extra noodles will alter the flavour) 1 tsp vegetable oil 2 carrots, peeled & cut into thin discs 1 bunch spring...

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Whole Foods, Wholey Foods
May22

Whole Foods, Wholey Foods

When Natasha of Wholey Foods worked at Coke and Kellogg’s in marketing she wasn’t conscious of the food she was eating; then she started feeding a family. “I guess like many mums when I had a family I reconsidered my priorities around food. Suddenly, I wanted to do what was best and it took me on this whole journey of looking at what we were eating. I started looking closely at ingredients and nutrition panels. I wanted to...

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Monday’s recipe – Cheesy Chicken Quesadillas with Avocado Smash
May01

Monday’s recipe – Cheesy Chicken Quesadillas with Avocado Smash

It’s been a while since we published our weekly recipe, and it’s always made easier with the HelloFresh boxes… Did you know… – Half of Australian parents (52%) suggest that their children are the most difficult people to cook for. – 29% of Australians say they feel guilty about cooking up the same meals week after week – More than half of Australians (54%) feel that throwing a dinner party or...

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Monday’s fresh recipe
Mar27

Monday’s fresh recipe

That time of the week again when I am certainly deciding what the weeks menu for our family will be. Here’s another great recipe from Hello Fresh – they are giving Sydney Mum readers $20 off the first two boxes using discount code SYDNEYMUM40 … Enjoy and don’t forget to share your feedback with us. http://www.hellofresh.com/   Italian Ratatouille with Haloumi   Serves four. 2 tbsp olive oil 1 red...

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Hello Fresh Yummy Recipes
Mar20

Hello Fresh Yummy Recipes

With busy lives as mums, we are always looking out for new and yummy things to cook so when Hello Fresh reached out, how could we resist sharing with you! Hello Fresh concept –  ‘Deliver boxes full of fresh ingredients and healthy recipes straight to your door step’. The chef behind it all is Tom Rutledge, a finalist on Masterchef, who dedicates his time to sourcing the best ingredients for you to make the best...

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Fancy a bite to eat in Sydney’s east this weekend?
Nov29

Fancy a bite to eat in Sydney’s east this weekend?

Looking for something to do around Sydney’s East this saturday? Look no further and head down to the annual Kingsford Noodle Markets! For one day only on Saturday 3rd December, Meeks Street in Kingsford comes to life and transforms into a lantern garden and bustling hawker-style market. The best Kingsford has to offer with local restaurants cooking their signature dishes fresh, right in front of you. Cuisines include authentic...

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Hare ‘mato
Dec23

Hare ‘mato

An unexpected sighting of Hare Krishnas singing at the beach today has inspired me to share a favourite recipe. This Tomato Chutney is the best. It goes well with just about anything from sandwiches to barbecues, even fried eggs. It’s easy to make, is super delicious and can be a great gift. My personal story attached to this recipe however is what I love most about it. About 25 years ago, give or take… I was sitting with a...

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