Monthly Archives: January 2013

Taco Seasoning

I don’t like buying seasonings because they have so many preservatives in them, so I found this recipe for taco seasoning & decided to give it a go Next time I will cut the amount of salt in half & … Continue reading

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Jeremy Higginbotham’s Chocolate Sauce

I was given a jar of this chocolate sauce at my cousin’s wedding because there was lots left over. It is so delicious that I had to get the recipe. It is now a family treat to dip strawberries in … Continue reading

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Bacon, Egg & Asparagus Flan

For Christmas this year my husband & I recieved a fabulous cookbook from my parents, The Hairy Dieters. It has some fantastic recipes that I will be trying out over the next little while, & here is the first! To … Continue reading

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Indian Pilau Rice

For dinner tonight I made Pilau Rice with Chicken Korma & Cucumber Raita with Poppadums. It was so yummy, but hard work, especially with kids under my feet. We love curry in our home, & pilau rice just adds a little … Continue reading

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Cucumber Raita

This is a really great accompaniment to poppadums, naan bread & curry. 1 cup Plain non-fat Yoghurt 1/2 cup Cucumber – grated 1 tbsp  Fresh Mint Leaves – minced 1 clove Garlic – minced 1/4 tsp Salt Combine, cover & … Continue reading

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