Category Archives: Vegetarian

Tilly’s Chilli Thermomix

I purchased a Thermomix  (TM) last year and have been putting it to good use many times a day.  Recently I have been adapting some of my favourite recipes to make in the TM as it makes mid-week meals easier. … Continue reading

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Cannellini Bean And Quinoa Burgers

October has proved a very busy month with school, soccer commitments and endless holiday celebrations.  We got along to Googleween but only stayed for a short time as Elliott had not been well.  Just enough time to get a bag … Continue reading

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Italian Bread Pizza

We are heading into late Summer here and thoroughly enjoying all the good produce that is now in season.  Peaches, nectarines, plums, cherries and tomatoes.  The tomatoes I have seen around the shops and markets are so varied. I don’t … Continue reading

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Tilly’s Chilli

When it comes to planning for a week of dinners I sometimes find it a good move to ask the kids for suggestions.  That way there is a small guarantee that the meals will be eaten.  I usually pull out … Continue reading

Posted in Cheap and Cheerful, Family Dinner, Feeding A Crowd, Vegetarian | 16 Comments

Lemon And Herb Spaghetti

My kids have always been hit or miss when it comes to serving pasta and it has been a long time since I served it for dinner.  In the last couple of weeks we have had it twice and most … Continue reading

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Roast Vegetable Tarte Tatin

I’m a little embarrassed to admit that this is yet another recipe inspired from watching My Kitchen Rules, but doesn’t it look so delicious? ‘Tarte Tatin’ sounds so technical and fiddly but it isn’t.  The basic idea is to roast … Continue reading

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Carrot Soup

There are so many variations of carrot soup – creamy, spicy, curried, caramelised etc.  I would say this is a creamy carrot soup which is more appealing to my kids but it wouldn’t be my favourite version.  I knew that … Continue reading

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Zucchini Dip

The one week break from school is over and kids have returned to the regular routine. Poor Elliott has a bit of a head cold so I have kept him home the last few days so he doesn’t go and … Continue reading

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Fried Eggs With Hommus Bruschetta

With only a few slices remaining from my perfect Tartine loaf I had to be quite particular about what I topped them with.  I decided on a slight variation to a Karen Martini recipe which is suppose to be a … Continue reading

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Zucchini And Pesto Pizza

My kids love to have routine and order.  They seem to feel comfortable in knowing how our days, weeks and months are organised.  Friday nights are pizza night and have been for many years now.  The kids go through waves … Continue reading

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