Archives for September 2013

Roasted Pear, Chilli and Saffron Jam

I wanted to make my husband something special for breakfast on Father’s day. His most favourite thing to eat is chilli, the hotter the better… mmmm so maybe I had ulterior motives, because I also wanted it to be something that master 10 and I could enjoy too, if it was too hot, we couldn’t be […]

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Failsafe Chinese Dumplings and Chive Pancakes with Dipping Sauce

Dumplings were another dish that we sampled regularly while travelling in China. There was nothing like buying them straight from the street markets, the tastes and smells were an amazing experience. The locals were so quick to make them, it was like an art form. For me, inexperienced as I am, they were rather time […]

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Princess Ikea Kura Bed Makeover

I know it’s not food related… but I have another little DIY project I want to share… When my youngest was old enough to move out of a toddler bed, I started searching for a suitable bed that both my girls could share. Most bunk beds scare me with the height of them when they […]

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