Foodie Magazine : School Lunches!

Need some inspiration for your kid’s school lunches? Look no further than pg 38 in the new issue of Foodie magazine … done by yours truly ūüėČ


Roast Duck Tacos with Asian Coleslaw

Duck taco


This recipe is currently appearing in this month’s issue of Playtimes, a local parenting magazine, of which I am this month’s guest contributor.  Hurrah! *takes bow*

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Cheese & Pickle Biscuits | Picklesaurus Fromage Rex


Cheese biscuits. Who doesn’t love ’em? I remember learning to bake cheese biscuits with my English gran when I was the same age as my son is now.

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Vanilla Rice Pudding with Cardamom and Rosewater


Vanilla Rice Pudding

I have NEVER eaten rice pudding in my life. In fact the very idea of sweet rice has always made me screw my face up in disgust.  I put this down to the fact that Chinese cuisine does not have any sweet rice dishes, unlike many other Asian cuisines.

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Super Fast Easy Scones



A few weeks ago, I got a craving for scones at tea time on a drizzly Sunday. I had no butter in the fridge and substituted it with (what I thought was a secret ingredient) mayonnaise. The scones turned out amazingly well… Light, fluffy, perfect scones. I thought I was on to a winner, that I had actually created something NEW and exciting. ¬†I googled it. ¬†Turns out mayonnaise scones have been around AGES and I am not a cooking genius…




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