Stuffed Bread Pockets – Easy School Lunch and Leftover Idea!

My eldest son and my partner usually have lunch in the form of a half circle shaped golden brown bread pocket marked with griddle lines. These will be stuffed with anything from leftover beef stew, chicken curry, roasted vegetables and crumbled cheese, and occasionally something a little random but delicious, like spaghetti bolognese or home […]

“Pot Sticker” Dumplings

Dumplings are a family favourite and one of the special food-related ways that I show my boys how much I love them. Even when the toddler is trying to climb my leg like a (very short and stumpy) tree, and my school boy is asking me about scientific concepts that make my brain fall to […]

Once a Week Cooking Plan: Portable Dinners for the Family on the go

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Easy Rosemary and Parmesan Crackers: Freezer friendly | Lunchboxes

I have no love for store bought crackers, unless they’re that wafer-y kind that you eat cheese with. I have no idea how to make those, and they make excellent tasteless vessels for huge chunks of brie. These little crackers (or big, if you cut them that way) are an easy one bowl mix, quick […]

Garlic Bread Knots – Freezer Friendly, Lunchbox Friendly, Easy!

Ingredients 600 grams plain flour 3 teaspoons dry yeast 1 teaspoon salt 380 mls of warm water 5 cloves garlic 1 cup parsley leaves 1 cup basil leaves 150 grams butter (or 3/4 cup olive oil for vegan) 1 cup chopped spinach or any other cooking green leaves you might have Method In a large […]

Lunchboxes Begone! Hello Eco Food Wraps…

Ah ye olde lunchbox.  Love ’em or hate ’em we all gotta use ’em. I lose mine all the time, either the box part or the lid.  They get strewn around the back garden being used for worm capture, cow pat transportation or as faux racing cars; basically rendering all lunch boxery entirely un-useable.  Sandwiches […]