Category Archives: family

Chicken and pumpkin korma


The kids love this korma recipe and it’s a great way to start introducing stronger curry flavours to our fussy eaters. The pumpkin breaks down and makes the sauce thick and creamy and adds even more sweetness to the already … Continue reading

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stove top pizza


Since joining The Chefs Toolbox I’ve been on a pizza binge. The recipe for stovetop pizza has revolutionised lunchtime in our house and right now, as I type this, my darling husband is in the kitchen whipping up his own … Continue reading

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mash or slice? scrunch or fold?


Do you mash or slice your banana on toast? I mash, which is quite confounding because mashed banana generally makes me cringe. I can’t cope with mashed banana squished in little hands or rubbed onto little faces. There was a … Continue reading

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the garden is in …


It’s spring in Melbourne. Glorious Spring. The first warm afternoon we got busy outside and I dug over the garden. The compost bin in the corner of the backyard has been filling up with lawn clippings and vege scraps for … Continue reading

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crumbed lamb cutlet comfort


The love of my life has been screaming at me for the past three days. At first I thought he was just over me, but when he started screaming at his dad too I figured it’s not just me. After … Continue reading

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