We made cheesy roll up bread to have with dinner and man was it goooood! Just my basic foccacia recipe (flour, yeast, water and oil) dumped into the bread maker to knead and rise. Then just roll it out, sprinkle with cheese, roll up, cut off bits and wack it in a tin. Couldn’t be […]
Freeze fruit and amuse the small children for hours… well at least five minutes. Play along with Wordless Wednesday at Five Minutes for Mom
Help! We are leaving for our Christmas camping adventure in a couple of days and I am trying to come up with some meal ideas for while we are away. We’ll have a decent sized gas burner to cook on, and probably access to a BBQ and possibly other ‘camp kitchen’ facilities, but no refrigeration […]
Snickerdoodle mania has taken over our house. Considering we made three batches this week with a request for one more tomorrow, I think you could say this is bordering on obsession… and considering there is actually no nutritional value in a snickerdoodle, I am pretty sure it is not a very healthy obsession either! Ok […]
I may have murdered the jam, but I totally scored with the bread!
I had grand plans today. I was going to turn this… into lovely, glorious, home made strawberry jam, but the Goddess of Jam (I am sure there is such a woman and I am sure she has PMS right now) had other ideas. I should have known better really, my last attempt at jam ended […]
“I’m hungrrrrrrrrrrrrrrryyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy!!!!” I hear that an awful lot in our house. My children seem to be bottomless pits when it comes to food… that is, food that they like… they just can’t get enough! This month we’ve been trying to see how far we can stretch our food budget and still satisfy the hungry hordes […]
We like to make bread. Sure we could go into town and pick up a loaf for around $2 but somehow it is not the same thing. Maybe it is the fact that we never have bread when we want it? Or that getting three kids dressed and in the car and then out and […]