Millet Crusted Bagels

Bagels are most definitely one of my most favourite breads.You can’t get much better than a fresh, toasted bagel, crusted in seeds, with vegemite and butter spread on… *gazes longingly at rising dough next to me* My love of bagels began when my papa brought home some “Best Ugly Bagels” From a trip to auckland. … Continue reading

Grilled Peach and Halloumi Salad on Rye toast

This post is for my magical friend Kate. Who like me, cannot help but cry a little when halloumi is near us. It’s Our favourite cheese, which is not surprising seeing as how damn fiiineee it is. Kate and I went to Neirnville park for a cute Valentines Day evening picnic this year and made … Continue reading

Egg drop sesame noodle soup

Its the last moth of summer, sunshine all around, warm breezes in the afternoon and picnics on the top of long field hills…. Well. That is not the case in my house. The only happy, summer filled ones are the dogs! Its rather difficult to enjoy the last month of summer, let alone get out … Continue reading

A damn fine cherry pie.

Mmmmmmmmmm cherry pie. With a cup of coffee. Heaven. Cherries have just come into season here in New Zealand and I just could not help but try out making a cherry pie such as the famous cherry pies from the 90’s TV series Twin peaks. One of my favorite shows of all time. I made … Continue reading

Springy Spring Rolls

Spring Has Sprung!!!! And its Beautiful, flowers popping up all over the garden, the constant noise of baby lambs all around the valley, and of course the fresh spring veggies! It seemed appropriate in such a springy time to make some spring rolls for our lunch, and gosh, they were pretty niceā€¦ just saying. These … Continue reading