Homemade Baked Beans

I tossed up the alternative title for this post as ‘why I will probably never eat commercial baked beans again’. Seriously a little experiment has turned into a major revelation about the humble baked bean. I will start with declaring myself to be a fan.  I grew up with them as a part of my…

Orange Chicken Risotto

Whilst the weather is finally starting to warm up here in Brisbane, and spring might be just about to show her face, there are still nights when its chilly enough that I find myself reaching for some warm comforting and filling food.  Risotto is one meal that I can rely on to fill this need,…

Creamy Cauliflower Soup

Soup is such a quick comforting food in the cooler months. It warms your insides and often takes the chill from your face (and if you happen to be drinking from a mug, your hands as well). I love soup for its simplicity, it’s cheap to make and great to freeze for last-minute can’t be…