This is the question that my daughter posed to me this week. She was making a potato salad to take to uni for lunch. She wanted to boil potatoes, as well as hard boil some eggs to go into her potato salad. So as she was preparing to boil the potatoes she asked "Can I… Continue reading Can you boil potatoes & eggs together?
At one stage I was blogging regularly about the past weeks menu. Here's the link to the last one I posted, well over a year ago. I don't plan to start this regularly again but thought I'd share some of what's been on our menu in the last 10 days or so. Some of… Continue reading Some Menu Offerings
Last week was a fairly big week, baking wise. I made No-Bake Walnut Cookies (which are stored in the freezer), raw brownie bites (don't tell my husband what's in them!), apple cinnamon muffins, Banana Blueberry Buckwheat Muffins (the recipe uses raspberries but I used blueberries instead), my version of My Kind of Bliss Bliss Balls, chocolate slice and passionfruit slice. The… Continue reading Last Weeks Menu – 15 Feb
As my son returned to school last week. I did some baking in preparation for that. For lunches I made Pizza Scrolls. He only went to school for 3 days so I had some left for today. I also made some Choc Crunch Granola, Seed Toast, chilli roasted trail mix (I used some almonds as well… Continue reading Last Weeks Menu – 1 Feb
Breakfast this week has been a bit of a mixed bag including dry corn thins on a day I wasn't feeling too good, leftover frittata, puffed corn cereal with banana & almond milk, fried veggies with an egg, scrambled egg with tinned salmon & avacado and of course bacon & eggs. Lunches again mostly involved… Continue reading Last Week’s Menu – 26 September
My week involved less baking as I ended up working on more days than I thought I would. Fortunately I still had some baked goodies in the freezer. As it was a public holiday here last Monday I made melting moments and sultana bread which has been useful for breakfast as well as snacks. I… Continue reading Last Weeks Menu – 12 Oct
As our children go back to school here in Australia, thought I would do a roundup of some the lunchbox ideas I have found. Here are the links: lunchbox ideas & a give-away healthy lunchbox ideas 7 sandwich free lunchbox ideas more lunchbox ideas 100 kids lunch ideas lunchbox doctor (a whole website devoted to healthy… Continue reading Lunchbox Roundup