A couple of weeks ago I was walking around my local shopping centre complex thing, and happened upon the seconds stand at the fruit shop, AKA that thing that I often walk past but rarely think about. On it are fruits and vegetables which are considered too ugly for the shops, but which are perfectly … Continue reading In defense of daggy fruit
Every so often I get super inspired by a recipe or a concept, causing me to make detailed plans for meals with multiple components, and then I use family brunch as an excuse to try them out. In the past I've done dishes like Spanish-inspired eggs with cornbread, or slow-cooked beef burritos with homemade corn … Continue reading The Burger Brunch
In a burst of inspiration fuelled by procrastination, I decided to get out the bread maker. Our bread maker is a bit of a relic – it was passed down to us when I was a kid, from my aunt who never used it. I remember loving it at the time, but the last time … Continue reading Making wholegrain fruit bread from scratch: What could possibly go wrong?!