Monthly Archives: November 2012

A Holiday

We have just finished up our long awaited week of school holidays.  It was just too short.  The poor kids are exhausted after so many changes and they haven’t had a break from school since the June/July holidays back in … Continue reading

Posted in California | 4 Comments

Oven Baked Chunky Chips

Who would have thought it would be fish and chips that we miss the most, culinary wise, about Australia?  Elliott keeps requesting it and after a trip to the beach last weekend we were all craving fish and chips.  I … Continue reading

Posted in Basics, Family Dinner, Sides | 4 Comments

Peanut Butter Cookies

I bought Gwyneth Paltrow’s cookbook ‘Notes From My Kitchen Table’ when it first came out and wasn’t sure if the recipes would be my kind of cooking.  So far everything I have cooked from the book have been winners but … Continue reading

Posted in Afternoon Tea, Baking, Cookies | 10 Comments