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A Christmassy salad

This is a colourful salad that really suits a Christmas lunch or would be great alongside a BBQ any time this summer! Salad dressing  ingredients 1/4 cup lime juice* 1 tablespoon of grated lime zest* 1 large spring onion 1/4 cup virgin olive oil 4 or 5 drops of sesame...

Cheerful and quick salad

Last night we had one of those ‘hmm, what shall we have for dinner?’ nights so I ended up making up a new salad. And it turned out really well – refreshing and tasty, and even Christmas themed! I just love this salad and plan on taking it to some...

A vegan Christmas roast recipe

For anyone on a vegan diet or just after something tasty and different (and probably cheaper) for Christmas lunch, I wanted to share this nut roast recipe. Nut and lentil roast (serves 6) 1 cup ground peanuts 1/2 cup ground cashews or macadamias (for a real Christmas...

A Holiday Soup Bowl Party

The women in my family would get together every year before the Christmas holiday to discuss and plan the festivities of the seasons. I’m a planner from way back. And I love to have everything planned out, with the holiday school pageants, driving around to see...

Easy-in-advance-lasagne recipe

If you need to take a dish to a Christmas function, but know you won’t have time to cook anything at the time, why not cook it sooner and freeze it? Then just pull it out of the freezer in time for the event – a great back up for unexpected visitors over...