No-Cook Week: 5 meal planning hacks

*Photo by William on Unsplash Here at MamaBake we’re ALL about creating free time for women.  To think outside the box and find ways to spend LESS time in the kitchen, but still manage to put dinner on the table 7 nights a week. I don’t know about you, but the ‘idea’ of meal planning, […]

Big Batch Recipe: Sri Lankan Fish Curry in the Slow Cooker

Ingredients 3 large red onions, diced 3 long green chilis, seeds removed and finely chopped 6 cloves garlic, finely chopped 4 cm piece of fresh ginger, grated 2 cm piece of turmeric, finely grated ½ cup oil 8 large tomatoes, chopped into segments and then halved 1 bunch fresh coriander, leaves picked off 4 teaspoons […]

Big Batch Recipe: Homemade Amaretto & Pecan Nut Ice Cream

A special treat for us adults after the kids have (finally!) gone to bed. Ingredients • 2 x 500ml containers of thickened cream • 1 x 395 ml can of condensed milk • ½ cup Amaretto liquer • 1 cup of maraschino cherries, halved • 1 cup pecans, lightly smashed into uneven pieces • ¼ […]

Big Batch Recipe/Freezer Meal Recipe: Baked Mexican Chicken

Ingredients 2 kilos boneless chicken pieces 1 red onion, peeled and chopped 6 cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 x 375 ml jars of mild salsa 4 large tomatoes, chopped 2 large red capsicums, diced 1 cup black olives, sliced 1 cup sweet corn kernels 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1 teaspoon chili Method […]

Big Batch Recipe: Homemade Mango and Peach Ice Cream

Ingredients 2 x 500 ml containers of cream 1 x 395ml can of condensed milk 1 x 825gram tin of sliced peaches, drained 8 fresh peaches, pitted and sliced into thick pieces 2 teaspoons vanilla paste Method Prepare a freezer safe container ready for the ice-cream. It will need to be able to hold at […]

Big Batch Recipe: Paleo Coconut and Rose Water Ice Cream

Ingredients 4 x 375 ml cans of coconut milk 1 cup raw honey or maple syrup for vegan paleo 4 teaspoons vanilla 4 teaspoons of tapioca flour, whisked with a little water to make into a slight watery paste 4 tablespoons rosewater. Method Pop cans of coconut cream in the fridge overnight Scoop out chilled […]

Big Batch Recipe: Paleo Lasagne

Ingredients 2 big, deep lasagne baking dishes 2kg ground beef mice 4 medium red onions, finely chopped 8 tablespoons garlic paste 2 cups tomato paste 2kg sweet potato, boiled and mashed and combined with ½ cup of almond milk 1 tablespoon Italian dried mixed herbs ¼ cup fresh basil leaves, shredded 2 x 700 ml […]

Once a week cooking meal plan – Vegan Family Dinners

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Once-A-Week Cooking Plan: Indian Feast of Family Dinners

MENU M Double Bean Curry T Shahi Dahl W Chicken Korma T Slow Cooked Indian Beef Curry F Baingan ka bharta S Tika Chicken S Aloo Matar Gobi SHOPPING LIST `MEAT FRUIT AND VEGETABLES DAIRY, FRIDGE & FROZEN GOODS DRY AND CANNED GOODS CONDIMENTS PANTRY ESSENTIALS   1 kilo of chicken thighs 1 kilo gravy […]

Big Batch Recipe: Slow Cooker Minestrone Soup

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Big batch recipe: chicken & ham lasagne

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Big batch recipe: butterscotch pudding with banana

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Once A Week Cooking Meal Plan – Easy, Kid Friendly Slow Cooker Family Dinners

MENU M Sweet Potato, banana cashew curry T Coconut Beef Stew W Creamy Fish and Celery Chowder T Lentil Stew F Cauliflower Cheese Soup S Skinny Pulled Chicken – Slow Cooker S Sweet Pumpkin Dahl Meat Fresh Produce Dairy, Cold Items and Eggs Dry and Tinned Goods Sauces, Spices and Flavours Essential Items 1 kilo […]

Big batch recipe: Homemade Cheese and Spinach Triangles

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Big batch recipe: Osso Bucco

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