• Chicken Broccoli Alfredo Pasta Bake

    Chicken Broccoli Alfredo Pasta Bake

    Like many mums I am very time poor during the week, so a lot of the time dinners can be very basic & thrown together in 15 minutes (if that!).  Sometimes it’s oven baked nuggets & chips 😛 Sometimes it’s leftovers in another form.  I try not to cook different meals for each person but sometimes it comes down to what’s easiest to feed them (feeding a toddler mash potato without an absolute mess is something I have not quite mastered yet :P). With this throw together pasta bake dinner, it always amazes me that despite hating broccoli, my kids love it.  No idea how that happened, but if it…

  • Homemade Chicken Katsu

    Homemade Chicken Katsu Recipe

    It’s hard to pick what cuisine we would rate as the family favourite in our household.  So far we’re big fans of indian (no surprises there! :P), mexican, italian, chinese, japanese to name but a few.  If you’ve had a look around the blog at the various recipes, you’ll probably find a mix of “fusion” type recipes; as I really enjoy mixing different things to make it our own. One big favourite with the kids, and is SO easy to put together, is the Chicken Katsu; served with sushi rice, edamame beans & coleslaw drizzled with kewpie mayo (ohemgee yum!).  The Katsu sauce is purchased from our local JapanMart as…