TODAY

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cooking with jamie: new dinner favourites

What to have for dinner is a conversation repeated all over the country every evening. There’s a lot of “what do feel like?”, “what do you want?”, “what do we have?”. Now the only surefire way around this is a trusty meal plan [although it does usually mean we just move that conversation to Sunday […]

Fun

brownbros

Sunday adventures ~ Part II

 Did you catch our first adventure? A little stint of corporate project work means my weekends have been free ~ working 9 to 5, Monday to Friday, what a way to make a living! Blessed with another beautiful Sunday, and with the Mr’s birthday nearing,  we headed south, down the freeway, a slightly more famous […]

Yum

jorecipes

cooking with jamie: new dinner favourites

What to have for dinner is a conversation repeated all over the country every evening. There’s a lot of “what do feel like?”, “what do you want?”, “what do we have?”. Now the only surefire way around this is a trusty meal plan [although it does usually mean we just move that conversation to Sunday […]

Lately …

jorecipes

cooking with jamie: new dinner favourites

What to have for dinner is a conversation repeated all over the country every evening. There’s a lot of “what do feel like?”, “what do you want?”, “what do we have?”. Now the only surefire way around this is a trusty meal plan [although it does usually mean we just move that conversation to Sunday […]

cookbooks

the great big meal plan / no. 3

Sometimes it’s good not to reinvent the wheel when it comes to meal planning every week. I often fall into the trap of trying new things, flipping through the array of magazines and finding new recipes and filling the week with those. But this week, we’ve gone back to some basics and some old favourites […]

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the great big meal plan // no. 2

Last week’s meal plan was a huge success, although sadly it yielded few leftovers for lunch. We swapped Tuesday night’s chicken out for a chicken stir-fry, easy to do with a mix of fresh and frozen veggies and some pantry staples. The Mr made a delicious homemade lasagne for Friday night which kept us going […]

bread

the little moments …

Sometimes it’s the little moments. I made bread for the first time in weeks, maybe months, after making it every day for almost as long. I also poached chicken for sandwiches and salads and boiled eggs for the same reason. In my domestic goddess lime light and it felt good. When I indicated I was […]

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the great big meal plan

Meal planning. You either love it or hate it. It either works for you, or it doesn’t. I must say, when I’ve “planned” a week or meals, things do run that little bit smoother. I say “planned” because things don’t always go to plan, particularly at the end of the week, but as long as […]