Baked sweet potatoes

baked sweet potatoes

I learnt this style of baked potatoes from the Stephanie Alexander bible The Cook’s Companion. Prior to this I would wrap potatoes in foil and they would have soggy skins. The results without the foil are amazing. I like to leave the potatoes for a little longer than needed to cook the flesh so … [Read more...]

Slow cooker cauliflower mash

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I was inspired to put this recipe together by Lizzy from Primal Junction. Eating a variety of veggies is always a challenge for me, so anything that makes it simple to cook them is a winner for me. This cauliflower mash is super easy to cook and makes a great accompaniment to winter stews and … [Read more...]

Dehydrator Kale Chips Two Ways + I Am Taking Time Off

dehydrator kale chips two ways

I am like a kid with a new toy at the moment. I have a Dehydrator! Special mention to my friend Bron who picked it up at ALDI for me. This is a very basic dehydrator (it cost only $39.99), but I was keen to see if I would actually use a dehydrator and didn't want to spend $100s on one in case I … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Gratin (Dairy Free)

Sweet Potato Gratin Dairy Free Recipe

I have been wanting to make a Sweet Potato Gratin which is dairy free for some time, so when I was putting together our Christmas Menu Plan I made sure I put it on the plan so I would make it. I didn't have a lot of time, so went with a super simple idea and hoped for the best! It is always a bit … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Chips With Garlic Aioli + Awesome $270 Tupperware Giveaway

Sweet Potato Chips with Garlic Aioli

The winner was UBelinda: Ooooh I remember my mum had one of those handy slicers when we were kids! We are working on our menu planning skills at the moment and the Tupperware VentSmart Collection would be great so the fruit and veg lasts longer in the fridge. The menu plan has already reduced my … [Read more...]