September 10, 2012
Strawberry Milk (Dairy Free)

Strawberry Milk (dairy free)

Strawberry milk and chocolate cake for afternoon tea   Okay, here’s a really quick recipe for those of you who miss strawberry flavoured milk since you […]
August 11, 2012
Black Bean Mole, Quirky Cooking

Black Bean Mole (Chilli Beans with Chocolate)

    Photo by Arwen’s Thermo Pics   I love Mexican food. Well, maybe I’m really talking ‘Tex-Mex’ food, as that is what I was raised […]
August 4, 2012

One Bowl Thermomix Carrot Cake! {gluten free, dairy free}

   Do you make carrot cake ‘from scratch’, the old fashioned way? Do you end up with a big mess? Carrot peels in the sink, bits […]
July 20, 2012

Chicken Pasta with Zoodles {oh, and a bonus Chicken Zoodle Soup Recipe!}

  Chicken pasta sauce with ‘zoodles’ (zucchini noodles)   I’ve had a few requests for this simple-but-delicious recipe, (mostly from my friend Sue-Ellen, who won’t stop hassling […]
July 13, 2012

Chocolate Chilli Chai {dairy free}

My daughter India and I love making chai in the Thermomix with cashew milk – it’s gorgeous! So creamy. (I ♥ cashew milk! Especially vanilla cashew milk…) […]
July 3, 2012

Fajita Chicken & Salad Pizza on Quinoa & Chia Seed Flatbread

* This recipe includes support for Paprika *    This morning when I got up I decided that the last thing I wanted for breakfast was porridge or granola […]
July 1, 2012

Almond, Lemon & Coconut Steamed Puddings {grain free, dairy free}

  Today I decided to experiment with a grain free recipe for the steamed lemon and coconut puddings we make at the Thermomix Varoma demos. My […]
June 23, 2012

Sticky Pecan Muffins

  Anyone feeling like a little treat with their cuppa today? These deliciously moist cakes are topped with a sticky, caramel, pecan topping… so so good. […]
June 21, 2012

Dairy Free French Onion Dip

Today I was making my dairy free cream cheese recipe, and since it makes so much I decided to turn half of it into a French […]
May 27, 2012

Soup Weather. And Old Favourites like Chicken & Fresh Turmeric Soup

It seems to be ‘soup weather’ in most parts of Australia at the moment. I know I’ve been craving it, especially after driving through misty rain […]
May 16, 2012

Miss C’s ‘Ice Cream Menu Plan’

Last week we all had a good laugh when we found that my eight year old daughter (Miss C) had altered the family menu plan to […]
April 30, 2011

Walnut & Raw Cacao Nib Bliss Balls

  I love raw cacao nibs.  Yesterday I was trying to think of what I could make with my stash of cacao nibs (which I got […]