Category: Cook

Dinners and lunches, food for friends and suppers at home – all kinds of savoury options - butttermilk pancakes and bacon 0

Buttermilk Pancakes

Pancake Tuesday is almost upon us and my pair of smallies have decided that they’re having pancakes for breakfast, in their lunchboxes, for afternoon, after-school snacks and dinner. That’s their plan. So far. I’m... - Spanakopita and salads in NZ 0

Feast: Spanakopita in New Zealand

The Kiwi has four sisters. Each of them is married. Each couple has two children, ranging in age from our eight-year-old Little Missy down to the newest addition, a sleepy, snuggly sausage of a... - Slow Cooker Rice Pudding 0

Slow cooker rice pudding

It’s the start of October and the temperature has plummeted. The girls come home from school like ravening wolves, their appetites sharpened by the cold, ready to eat through each other – and me... - food for family gatherings 0

Gathering food: Slow Cooker Black Beans

It’s been a summer of gatherings; cousins for brunch pancakes and the Aussie’s parents for dinner, relatives from England for Sunday lunch and visitors who came for morning cake and stayed for omelettes. It’s...