We had my family over for dinner the other week and we made a roasted pumpkin soup to start, followed by a double crusted chicken pot pie, and a yogurt and vanilla bean panna cotta topped with raspberry coulis and crushed pistachios to finish. Sadly there are no photos of the pumpkin soup or chicken […]
Dinner of pizzas and prawn rolls on brioche, and a midnight walk on a warm summer night.
We were on a bit of a dessert kick towards the end of summer (oh how I miss you warm weather!!), and with passionfruit abundant in season, we really wanted to make something that would make passionfruit shine. After looking through a few recipes we decided on a Passionfruit Souffle with Passionfruit Icecream. The passionfruit […]
For Kran’s last birthday we had a low key celebration at home where a German Chocolate Cake was requested. German Chocolate Cake is not from Germany, rather it’s named after a guy whose last name is German. Don’t worry, it got me too. Aside from the fun trivia of the origins of its name, the […]
Summer in Toronto is in one word – awesome. We’ve had almost 3 straight months of above 28 perfect degrees. It’s rained twice during the whole summer and we’ve never needed to pull out our jumpers. If we could take one thing back with us to Melbourne it would be the summers! Hanging out on […]
When we were hankering for a dish that reminded us of home a few weeks ago, we settled on making curry, curried spinach and roti. It definitely hit the spot and we gleefully ate the dish for dinner and for lunch the next day.