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Andrew’s Herb Smoked Chicken & Veggies

Andrew’s Herb Smoked Chicken & Veggies

For the most part, I do most of the cooking. However, Andrew has some AWESOME dishes that he can whip up. It reminds me of Jenna’s man’s cedar plank salmon. They may not cook all the time, but when they do cook, it’s mouth-watering. The thing with Australians is that they love roast dinners (chicken, … Continue reading

A Lunchtime Salsa (& Kicked-Up Chicken)

A Lunchtime Salsa (& Kicked-Up Chicken)

Andrew was out mowing the lawn (I had been asking for over a month to get it mowed). I was in the kitchen whipping up these bars and then some more. We had STACKS of veggies in the fridge…and cilantro was staring at me. Thus, I decided to whip up a very tasty, colourful, and … Continue reading

Greenie Dressing/Dip/Spread

Greenie Dressing/Dip/Spread

What are some things I love Mexican food Black beans Men who can dance Cilantro Avocados Cashews Fresh Food American Football Blueberries My cat I can’t have everything…but I do strive. I had a hankering for a zesty, filling dressing which would use up the 300 million leaves of coriander/cilantro which is taking over our … Continue reading

Sweet n’ Sour Chicken & Cabbage Soup

Sweet n’ Sour Chicken & Cabbage Soup

Chicken and cabbage?????!?!?!? YUCK! Well, my lovelies, I’ve twisted this around and I have made a soup that I CRAVE. In fact, I’m making it now as we speak..or as I write. I think that sometimes it’s good to give your body a dose of veggies, chicken and a kick of spice. This is a … Continue reading

Lamb or Tofu Maple Mustard Skewers

Lamb or Tofu Maple Mustard Skewers

Growing up in America..I didn’t eat a lot of lamb. However, ever since I’ve moved to Australia…I eat lamb often. It’s an interesting meat that not everyone likes, but it’s so yummy. If you’re not into the meat thing, then subsitute firm tofu instead. I did this with this recipe and it was awesome! Lamb … Continue reading

Sweet and Spicy Pasta Sauce

Sweet and Spicy Pasta Sauce

When you’ve got loads of tomatoes..what to do? Make a fabulous pasta sauce that you can either keep vego or add meat to. It’s so tasty. The best thing about this sauce, is that it has punch. Sweet and Spicy Pasta Sauce ~4-6 serves Base (vegetarian/vegan) 2 onions, diced 2 TB olive oil 1 large … Continue reading

Twisted Traditional Chicken Noodle Soup

Twisted Traditional Chicken Noodle Soup

I love chicken noodle soup. It’s one of those grounding meals..bring you back to the basics and lets you be happy. It’s a happy meal. The cool thing about chicken noodle soup is that it has foundational elements, but lets you change it up a bit without compromising the fabulousness of it. Twisted Traditional Chicken … Continue reading