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  • lentil watermelon salad, a perfect accompaniment for barbecues and entertaining. Light refreshing, colourful and above all bursting with amazing flavours
    Lifestyle salad

    lentil watermelon salad

    Think of an Aussie summer and what comes to mind ? The sun is shinning, the days are long and the produce is delicious. So the best thing is to spend less time in…

    January 14, 2019
  • I feel barley is versatile enough to be served warm or at room temperature, as in this terrific salad with beetroot, coriander and pomegranate arils..
    beetroot cashews salad

    Warm barley beetroot salad

    This warm barley beetroot salad has it all, crunchy cashew bits, pomegranate arils and is tossed in a tangy lime and olive oil.  Perfect for a week-day lunch! Winter is nearly here for us…

    June 15, 2018
  • soba noodles with prawn
    Cooking Mushrooms Prawn salad

    Soba noodles with prawns

    I often wonder what kind of dinner served on the family dinner table would not cause the brows of the boys to be furred up and dinner would proceed with the minimum of fuss…

    November 26, 2017
  • Seasonal juicy mango tossed with veggies and jalapeno dressing. This mango jalapeño salad Light, refreshing and zesty salad ideal for summer entertaining.
    Featured salad

    Mango Jalapeno salad

    Seasonal juicy mango tossed with veggies and jalapeno dresssing. This Mango jalapeño salad is  Light, refreshing and zesty salad ideal for summer entertaining. I know it’s spring when the  warmer sun and bewitching scent of…

    October 30, 2017
  • Chicken salad

    Spring Salads

     An Ode to Spring- From the wafting fragrance of primroses To the delicate dewdrops that adorn the grass blades The wild mating calls of the Kookaburras & the early morning mist that delicately caresses…

    September 30, 2017
  • salad

    Prawn salad

    This prawn salad is absolutely refreshing with light and nutty sesame dressing. Perfect for summer entertaining. Blogging is becoming more intense and is overpowering me and I just feel I cannot concentrate on other…

    April 5, 2008