Tag Archives: comfort food

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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simple salmon

Jamie Oliver put me onto the idea of wrapping a whole meal up in baking paper and tinfoil and baking it. He does bags of all sorts of things, but I’ve had most success with bags of salmon.

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nigella’s banana bread

Any recipe with booze in it is an instant winner and, lucky for me, as my toddler and I flicked through Nigella’s “How to be a Domestic Goddess” seeking inspiration, he clapped his eyes on her banana bread, complete with rum soaked sultanas. Continue reading

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self saucing banana butterscotch pudding

It’s not often a banana survives long enough in our house to make it to the brown, mushy stage needed for good banana bread or muffins. But suprisingly one was unattractive enough to be left in the bowl until it … Continue reading

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