Foamy Hand Wash using Essential Oils

  How to make your own toxic free foaming hand wash soap without all the nasties but with all the fun ! One of the things I love doing is making my own healthy products for us and the home. ( and out and about ) I use Essential Oils for personal use and for the…

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DACA The Easiest Health Food

DACA Date Apple Coconut Almond I have been making this since 2012 and now I have put it together here in a post for Cuisine Companion Owners to enjoy too. You will need 3 Medjool Dates Pitted 1 Apple – Red or Green Quartered remove the Core 50g Coconut – I use Loving Earth’s Shredded Coconut –…

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Does the Tefal Cuisine Companion stack up against the Thermomix ?

  Getting the most from your Tefal Cuisine Companion: I’ve had the Tefal Cuisine Companion for a few months and I thought I would share with you my thoughts from the day I received it up to now… And of course that all important question that seems to be foremost in many people’s minds is…

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Gnocchi with Prosciutto and Basil Tomato Sauce in the Cuisine Companion

  There are so many recipes for Gnocchi. Ones with Sauces, ones with creamy sauces , ones with red sauces , ones that are pan fried.. .. all little velvety pillowy soft little parcels of joy , that when made right melt in your mouth… The trick is to not to dry out the potato,…

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Spaghetti Bolognese with Hidden Veg ( Cuisine Companion )

  They won’t even know its healthier …. I don’t eat red eat , but my family do and they love a good bolognese AND they are pretty fussy on it ! I like to be able to do multiple meals so that either the prep work is done for the next day OR the…

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My Mums Pate Recipe in the Cuisine Companion

My Mums Pate Recipe My beautiful mum died 16 years ago this August … She used to make this pate for Christmas and other family gatherings. It was loved by many. I have previously made it for the Thermomix and many of my followers have made it and also love it. ( That version is still on…

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Viva La Meatballs

Viva La Meatballs ( Long Live The Meatballs !! ) 1 Onion Halved 1 Garlic clove 1 Carrot 1 Zucchini About 100g Feta Cheese Dried Herbs Parsley, Thyme and Sage – about a teaspoon of each 1-2 Teaspoons of Tumeric – ( optional – see note below ) Vegetable Stock Paste about 20g 1kilo Chicken Mince (…

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Roasted Pumpkin and Apple Soup ( Cuisine Companion )

I love this soup the balance of the earthy butternut pumpkin with the sweet apple , roasted together gives this a unique zing I like to have something a little different to the normal. Just for that surprise element on the tongue Hope you enjoy this as much as we do :- ) Ingredients 1kg…

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Chicken & Pork Rissoles with Mash in the Cuisine Companion

  Ingredients  1 small onion cut in half 1 small carrot cut into 4 1 small zucchini cut into 4 500g pork mince 250g chicken mince 250 g Breadcrumbs either Freshly made or Panko Crumbs 1 egg whisked with a fork Mixed herbs Fresh or Dried – Sage, Parsley, Basil, 1 .5 teaspoons of Tumeric…

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Hand Sanitiser with Essential Oils

Want to protect your family from germs but without the nasties ? Read on about how to with Essentials Oils. Hand Sanitiser Recipe 160 grams Aloe Vera Gel 35 grams Witch Hazel 15 drops of Essential Oil (I use a specific protective blend from doTERRA) Mix together and place into squeezable bottles      …

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