Failsafe Mince with Wedges & Sour Cream

This meal is my son's favourite. This is another great variation for using mince. I use the Failsafe Mince in the Thermomix and serve it on top of Potato wedges with sour cream and Pear Ketchup. It may sound like a strange combination, but it works …  [Continue Reading…]

Pear Turnovers

Today isn't so much about the recipe, but the amazing experience I had this morning in the kitchen... turnovers are easy, we have all been there, done that. But today was different for me. For those that don't know, here is a little bit of history to …  [Continue Reading…]

Failsafe Mince in the Thermomix

Domestic Diva: Failsafe Mince In The Thermomix

This recipe is the basis I use for all my mince dishes. It is a failsafe mince suitable for an elimination diet, and therefore not a tomato in sight! All our plates come back to the kitchen licked clean and my son and husband always come back for …  [Continue Reading…]

Frozen Yoghurt Treats

I found this brilliant idea on pinterest and just had to share it. My nearly 5 year old daughter is a big yoghurt eater and she likes these for something different, especially as an after school snack. It is another thing that is quick and easy to …  [Continue Reading…]

Carob Cup Cakes

I have lots of cupcake recipes, but this is by far one of the quickest and easiest that I keep coming back to. I am all for doing things that save time and with this recipe I make 2 dozen cup cakes at once and keep some fresh for eating straight away …  [Continue Reading…]

Creamy Garlic Chicken Risotto

Domestic Diva: Creamy Garlic Chicken Risotto

I created this Thermomix risotto because I love garlic! It is so simple to make, beautifully creamy and has a lovely subtle  flavour.  It would be easy to make this a vegetarian dish by swapping the chicken for 500g of vegetables of your …  [Continue Reading…]

Cashew Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Cream Cheese

Domestic Diva - Cashew Chicken Breasts Stuffed with Cream Cheese

The filling in these chicken breasts are divine! I am sure there are many more uses I can come up with for it!  My 3 year old is a very fussy eater, so I make a version of this for her at the same time. Just cut a few pieces of the chicken breast …  [Continue Reading…]

Philly Herb Dip

Domestic Diva: Philly Herb Dip

Finding something that all 3 of my kids like is very rare, but with this dip I have hit the jackpot! It works well in lunch boxes with crackers and vegetable sticks.  It is a quick and easy dish to make in the Thermomix for a party and when I make …  [Continue Reading…]

Thermomix White Chocolate Cookies

I must admit, I have a terrible sweet tooth! Fortunately that carries on to only one of my three kids. But this is another favourite of all of us. This is definitely a sweet treat, great for parties, special occasions or just when you want to spoil …  [Continue Reading…]

Chinese style Deli Chicken – Failsafe

This is a quick meal to throw together when you have had a busy day that hasn't gone according to plan (we all know about those!) and need to reassess your  dinner plans quickly... especially if you have some Deli Chicken, handy in your …  [Continue Reading…]