Super Simple Emergency Soup

Well, it was cold last night, and the realisation that I could have been at work, without my car all day… well… it made me want comfort food.  This soup just needs to boil for about 20 minutes, then just boil again during breakfast to be hot to take to work.  And it only takes…

Spicy Corn Fritters

I’m a fritter fan.  And on cold days, I find nothing nicer than corn fritters with tomato sauce.  Yes, I am THAT classy. Spicy Corn Fritters 1 small red onion – diced 1 can cream corn 3/4 cup flour 1 tspn baking powder 1 egg 1 tspn curry powder 1 green chilli – finely chopped…

15 Posts… 15 Days

This is the plan…. I have school holidays… (YAY!) and a list of 200 things I have to do (BOO!)… and that doesn’t include any of the normal day-to-day stuff.  So I figure, I need to stay focussed on what is important during this time.  The plan is simple… 15 food posts in 15 days. …

Tie-dye Rainbow Cake

I admit it… I have become known for my Rainbow Cake… but even I admit that it is sweet to the extreme.  With 5 layers, jam holding the layers together, and 2 layers of icing, it is a mouthful.  It also takes a couple of days to compile.  Literally.  So this is an easier alternative. …

Bombay Potatoes

Okay, these are truly nomlicious.  And I could eat them all day. Bombay Potatoes on the Left.  (the other side is a meh chickpea curry) Ingredients 5 medium potatoes Olive oil 1tsp yellow mustard seeds or fenugreek 2 bay leaves 1 onion (diced) 2 cloves garlic (crushed) 1tsp turmeric 1tsp coriander (ground) 1tsp chilli powder…

A lesson in Mastercheffing.

Alright… I am not a masterchef…. but…. sometimes I cook like one.  Alright, so once a week I cook like a masterchef.  Why?  Because I can. PAH! No, it’s because otherwise I end up spending over 100 bucks a week on buying lunch and/or breakfast or takeaways for tea.  And I would rather buy ridiculous…