Leek & Deli Chicken Mini Pies

This is another fantastic use of Deli Chicken from Real Meals. We call these 'pies' in our house, if the word quiche was mentioned, my 3 cherubs would not touch them, lol! They are great for picnics, lunch boxes, parties, and weekend …  [Continue Reading…]

Caramelised Lamb Chops

One of my favourite recipes growing up was my mum's French Onion Lamb Chops. I have found a way to convert it into a failsafe diet recipe. It is so quick and easy to make. The meat is so juicy and tender cooked this way and better still, my kids love …  [Continue Reading…]

Carob Cashew Paste

This is my Failsafe diet version of "nuttella". It is incredibly yummy! This makes a large quantity, but it doesn't last long in our house. Great in sandwiches, spread on puff pastry rolled up and cooked in the oven, on scones... …  [Continue Reading…]

Chilli Pear Ketchup

My husband loves chillies, the hotter the better... I am partial to a nice sweet chilli sauce, and our son is desperate to take after his father and be able to eat chillies, lol! When we visited China a few years ago and stayed in a Province that is …  [Continue Reading…]

Pear Ketchup

This is a staple in our house. It is from Sue Dengate's Fed Up book. We use it instead of tomato or bbq sauce. I have adapted it to make it quickly and easily in the Thermomix. 1 large tin (825g) of pears in syrup 110g brown sugar 1 ½ teasp …  [Continue Reading…]

Sticky Slice

I must warn you... this slice is incredibly sweet, gooey and really yummy! My kids fight over who is going to get to lick the bowl.  Adding the carob powder into the base is optional, it is still yummy either way. Have included a photo of …  [Continue Reading…]

Vanilla Syrup

This is a beautiful syrup that can be used over ice cream, with pancakes and waffles or my favourite way is in coffee. 625 grams sugar 750 ml water 50 ml vanilla essence Put sugar and water into thermomix. Cook on Varoma speed stir for 45 …  [Continue Reading…]