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Nothing up my sleeve: Lentil Salad

Scenario 1: It’s Thursday night. The Child, who has previously been relaxing on the couch, sits bolt upright and says “Wait! Mum! There’s something I have to show you”. Much rummaging in the school bag follows until a note approximately … Continue reading

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Easier than takeaway Part 2: Pear and parmesan salad

Despair, followed quickly by relief.¬† Having being told by well-meaning friends who did not know they were breaking my heart that Birregurra Organics was closing shop I went into a culinary tail-spin. No more Friday Surprise Box of gorgeous organic … Continue reading

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Coriander rubbed calamari with pineapple salad

There is nothing that sends me into an uncontrolled hedonistic tailspin as much as palm sugar. Whenever I so much as think of it my ears start ringing with an insect¬† laden tropical buzz. I hear the hooting of monkeys … Continue reading

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Balinese chicken salad

When you’re travelling with kids there are obvious culinary allowances you have to make, especially in south east Asia. Our kids go to bed pretty early so we can’t eat late. We tend to eat at relatively ‘safe’ (read: sanitary) … Continue reading

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