Homemade Baked Beans

There is nothing quite like Homemade Baked Beans If you look on the internet there are hundreds if not thousands of recipes for baked beans because they are a nutritious and delicious dish to eat. Homemade tastes so much better.  In April 2015 I made this homemade baked beans recipe for the Thermomix This is my…

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This is my 3rd year Boycotting the Melbourne Cup

And hopefully educating more people why you should too 116 racehorses have died on Australian racetracks since the 2015 Melbourne Cup. – 116 ONE HUNDRED AND SIXTEEN HORSES HAVE DIED since the 2015 Melbourne Cup. You can read about 5 of those 116 right HERE  Their names were Hazy Blur, Secret Stealth, Da Vine Warrior, Caprivi…

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Jam & Custard Pastry Matchsticks

Old School – Matchsticks filled with Strawberry and Custard surrounded by a puffed delicious pastry ensemble I remember my mum making these , I remember them being served at the tuckshop at school , I remember them being served at any sort of fair or gathering. There are 3 components to this fab old fashioned morning…

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Custard in the Cuisine Companion

A thicker style custard for fillings of pastries, cakes ,scrolls, deserts etc A yummy custard thats not too sweet, not too much sugar and can be made Vanilla, Chocolate, Lemon or a Brandy version for Christmas 2 eggs 70g Sugar 30g Cornflour 500g Milk 1 tsp Vanilla Using the Whisk attachment Mix ingredients on Speed…

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Strawberry Jam with Blood Orange & Vanilla Bean

  This delightful strawberry jam is infused with the citrus delights of the blood orange ( can use regular orange out of of season ) and Vanilla Bean added to a gourmet addition to regular strawberry jam.   Ingredients 500g Strawberries Half and Half – Ripe and Not so Ripe 200 g Raw Sugar 1 Blood…

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WIN – Photos are so yesterday ! – Give the gift of a full 360 deg mini figurine !

Fancy yourself or your loved ones being immortalised ? – Giveaway Time This is such a fantastic prize to win ! Combined with mini-u figurines this fantastic prize could be yours to win ! – To immortalise yourself or your loved ones in a 3D scanned figurine .. True to life .. What will you win…

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Easy Zucchini Slice in the Cuisine Companion

  Heat Oven to 180degrees 1 Onion 1 Large Zucchini ( approx 400g )  150g Self Raising Flour 5 Slices Bacon ( Approx 120g ) 160g Cheese 5 Eggs ( gently fork whisked ) 70g Oil Salt & Pepper   Using shredder/grater place C Disc and grate cheese on Sp 10 for about 15 secs then grate Zucchini on Sp…

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Its still soup kind of weather so here are 6 soup recipes to keep you going through the cold days

These are my 6 favourite soup recipes all developed for the Tefal Cuisine Companion. Some of these I originally created in the Thermomix which are still available Here and I have created a few new ones for the Cuisine Companion.. Have you made any of these soups yet ? Whats your favourite soup ? https://www.mixingfoodandlife.com/spicy-moroccan-lentil-soup/  …

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Easy cost saving drinking chocolate in the Cuisine Companion

How many of you have drinking chocolate in your pantry ? How many of you sprinkle drinking chocolate on things ? I use drinking chocolate on top of my Cappuccino’s and my daughter has a sprinkling of it on her rice bubbles (if she has them for breakfast) as we don’t buy coco pops – having…

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Want to win a beautiful Western Australian Jarrah Chopping Board ?

Who wants to win this fabulous Jarrah Chopping Board by Foote and Flame ? Valued at $159 ( inc postage ) you could be the lucky owner of this amazing Jarrah Board – Made from West Australian Jarrah, and laser engraved with your choice of wording. Choose it as your business, your name , something quirky ,…

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