Caramel Sauce Pancakes 

Who loves pancakes? The kids wanted them this morning before we head off to soccer. I had a craving for sugar (slap me now!!) I’ve been staring at a tin of condensed milk for a long time in the cupboard! Caramel sauce came to mind! Caramel Sauce Recipe 1 tin of condensed milk 1 teaspoon…

Mini Pies Made in the (Cupcake Maker)

Thanks to an amazing lady Diana who suggested I make mini pies in a cupcake maker. Off I went today and hunted for one. I found one on Gumtree for $10 and turns out the seller was a lady I knew 😂 Test run was banana and Nutella pies How to make mini pies in…

Passionfruit & Orange Curd Tea Cake

Ingredients: Cake: 1 cup SR flour 70g butter 1 egg 1/4 cup caster sugar 1/4 cup milk Curd: See my Curd recipe Method: Mix all ingredients together using an electric hand mixer. The mix will be quite thick Line a round cake tin with baking paper. Pour in half of the mixture and spread out….

Passionfruit & Blood Orange (Or Orange) Curd/Butter

Ingredients: 40g Passionfruit Pulp 30g Orange juice 80g of caster sugar 2 eggs 85g of butter cut into pieces   Method: Insert your butterfly whisk. Place Juice, sugar, eggs and butter into the mixing bowl Cook for 9 minutes at 80 degrees speed 3 You may need to cook it for a few more minutes…

Meatballs & Creamy Sauce

Perfect comfort food 🙂 Ingredients: To make meatballs: 500g lean minced beef 1 small onion finely diced I clove of garlic crushed 1 tablespoon of Thyme for Garlic Spice 2 tablespoons of finely chopped parsley 1 teaspoon of Field Mushroom Salt 1/4 cup of Panko breadcrumbs 1 egg Pepper to taste To make the Sauce:…

Unicorn Inspired Cupcakes 🦄

Miss 5 wants unicorn cupcakes for her birthday this week. This is my test batch. I will decorate with unicorn toppers 🙂 Makes 12 Ingredients: 1 cup SR Flour 1/4 cup milk 1/2 cup caster sugar 1 tablespoon vanilla 1 tablespoon Snowflake white choc powder Purchase here ➡️ Flavourista Renita 2 eggs 125g butter Food…

Pork Belly with Noodles

The kids are huge fans of Pork Belly. This pork belly was purchased from Piggy in the Middle! Simply the best pork belly we have ever eaten! Ingredients: Pork Belly 1 packet of Hokkien Noodles 1/4 cabbage shredded 8 mushrooms sliced 1 zucchini diced 1/2 a head of broccoli chopped into florets 2 cloves of…

Ideas for Your Pie Maker 🥧

What a perfect time to dig out your pie maker! I have 2 Sunbeam brand ones. They are excellent quality. A lot of friends also use the Kmart $29 pie makers. Recipe Ideas: Pies – Use Puff or Shortcrust Pastry to make simple and delicious pies. My family loves butter chicken pies, traditional meat pies…

Loaded Savoury Veggie Slice

Loaded Savoury Veggie Slice 🥚 🥕#foodiemummaren Ingredients * 2 zucchini’s grated and liquid squeezed out * 1 carrot grated * 8 florets of broccoli sliced thinly * 6 mushrooms thinly sliced * 8 eggs * 1 cup self-raising flour * 1 cup cheese grated * 1 pinch of salt and pepper * 1 heaped tablespoon…

Curried Sausages

One of our go to easy weeknight meals is Curried Sausages This is my version of it. You can jazz it up however you like. Ingredients: 1 packet of sausages (Approx 8) I large onion 1 cup of frozen peas 1/2 a sweet potato sliced thinly 1 packet of tomato paste (50g) 1 tablespoon coconut…

Milo Mousse

Ingredients 100 grams chocolate chips or crushed chocolate, Easter eggs etc • 1 bottle very cold thickened cream, (600ml) • 6 heaped tablespoons Milo • 2 tablespoons Heavenly Chocolate Powder • You can add sugar to this but I didn’t Method: 1. Add chocolate to bowl and blitz – 5 seconds/Speed 7. Set aside. 2….

Gyoza 🥟

One of my families most favourite meals! Ingredients: 1kg pork mince 1/8 of a sugar loaf cabbage finely shredded 6 large mushrooms diced 2 stems of spring onions diced finely 4 – 6 cloves of garlic minced 2cm piece of ginger grated 1 heaped tablespoon of wok on spice 3 tablespoons soy sauce Salt and…

Caramel Coconut Slice

Ingredients: 2 cups of plain flour 1 cup of caster sugar 3 eggs 125g of cold butter cut into cubes 1 teaspoon of Flavourista Vanilla Syrup 3/4 cup of your choice of filling (Jam, Caramel Sauce etc) 2 cups of coconut 🥥 Method: 1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees. 2. Grease and line a lamington…

Mini Muffin Pancakes

Making mini pancakes in my mini muffin tray! A great way to use up the leftover Easter eggs! #foodiemummaren Recipe: Take a bottle of pancake mix and prepare as per instructions on bottle Spray a mini muffin tin with cooking oil and pour mix into each hole Add in your choice of mix ins 🔅Easter…

Savoury Korma Mince Pie

This is a budget friendly meal which can be made for a quick yummy dinner. Ingredients: 1kg Mince 1 head of broccoli finely diced 6 mushrooms finely diced 2 carrots diced 1/2 cup peas and corn 2 tablespoons Flavourista Korma Curry Spice 1 tablespoon Thyme for Garlic Spice 1 teaspoon of Salt 2 large sweet…

Mango Cream Popsicles

What to do with all those ripe mangoes? Make my popsicle recipe. You can also pour into a lined tray and slice when frozen. Ingredients: Flesh of 6 ripe mangoes 1/2 cup coconut cream 1 tablespoon vanilla syrup 1 pinch of salt Method: Blend up mango flesh and remaining ingredients until smooth. Pour into popsicle…

Homemade Dishwasher Tablets

This recipe costs very minimal to make. A great way to save a few dollars. Ingredients: 1 Cup Lectric Washing soda 1 Cup Bi Carb soda 1 Cup table salt 3/4 Cup lemon juice 10 drops lemon oil 10 drops grapefruit oil Method: Mix all ingredients in a large bowl Push into ice cube trays…

Sweet Waffles

Ingredients • 30g sugar • 100g butter cut into pieces • 400g milk • 2 eggs • 1 Tbsp vanilla syrup or essence • 1 pinch of salt • 1 tsp bicarb soda • 250g self raising flour Method 1. Place sugar into Thermomix bowl and mill 5 sec / speed 9. 2. Add butter…

Churro’s Foodie Mumma Ren Style

Ingredients: • 200g plain flour • 250g water • 70g butter chopped • 3 egg • 1 tablespoon of vanilla essence or syrup • Cinnamon sugar to coat • Sauces and fruit to serve Thermomix Method: Place boiling water and chopped butter to the bowl. Mix for 1 minute 20 sec at Steaming temp, Speed…

Pavlova – My Favourite Dessert

I was scared to create a Pavlova, until I purchased my thermomix last December. Since then I have made at least 3 of them. I will post my recipe as soon as I get home.

Butter Chicken

Ingredients: * 750 gs Chicken Breast * 2 Large Onions Sliced * 1 tbsp. butter * 1 tbsp. Garlic EVOO * 1 tbsp. garlic * 1 tbsp. ginger * 1-2 tbsp Flavourista Korma Curry Spice * 1 tsp. Salt  * 1 tbsp. Vinegar or Lime Juice * 1 tbsp. Honey or Agave Nectar * 200…

Pasta Sauce 

I bought one of our favourite ‘fresh’ pasta sauces but stupidly left it out of the fridge overnight.  What a waste 😩 I decided to Create my own recipe. This has turned out absolutely amazing!  Ingredients * 1 cup herbs eg parsley and basil * 2 cloves garlic * 1 large onion quartered * 1…

Lamb Kofta

Ingredients: 500g Lamb Mince 2 Tablespoons of Pine Nuts 2 Tablespoons of Freshly chopped parsley 1 large clove of garlic crushed 1 heaped tablespoon of Flavourista Kofta Spice.   METHOD: Mix all ingredients well. Form into small sausage shapes and thread on to soaked skewers Place in a moderate over 180  degrees and bake for…

Orange and Lime Curd 

Ingredients:  60g of orange and lime juice mixed together  120g caster sugar  90g butter Method:  Insert butterfly whisk. Place all ingredients in bowl.  Cook for 10 minutes 80 degrees speed 3 Transfer into a sterilised air tight jar and cool completely.  Store in the fridge.  Tips: I use this Curd to top our homemade Yoghurt…

Blueberry Muffins (Thermomix)

Hubby has been asking me to bake blueberry muffins for a long time. I sat down and wrote this recipe today. Will let you know what he thinks. I reduced the sugar but if you have a sweeter tooth, add 40-50g more.  Ingredients * 375 g of self raising flour * 80 g of caster…

Chicken & Veg Baked Nuggets 

This is one of our go to quick and easy meals for the kids when time is short. I have been making this recipe for years. I love using Panko crumbs as they are crispy and crunchy,  but you can coat in many different coatings such as: Seasoned Rice flour Crushed up cornflakes Crushed up…

Porcini & Garlic Salt 

Oh my I have been searching for Porcini Mushrooms in our town for months! Thank goodness Aldi has a sale on this week with them!!!! $3.99 for 20g. Cheaper than some other shops. My version of the salt can be changed in many ways. If you don’t like garlic leave it out, if you don’t…

Pasta Pie 

Ingredients: 1 packet of Rigatoni Pasta 500g of mince 2 cloves garlic 1 onion 2 stalks of celery 2 carrots 250g mushrooms 1 tin of tomatoes 50g tomato paste Salt, pepper and mixed herbs  Grated Cheese to top with  Method: Par boil pasta until just soft, Drain and remove. Arrange standing upright in the springform…

Apple, Sultana & Cinnamon Scones

Ingredients: 3 cups of Self Rasing Flour 100g of butter, chilled and cubed 1 cup of milk 1 Granny Smith Apple peeled and grated  1 drop of cinnamon bark oil or 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon 1/2 cup of sultanas Method: Preheat oven to 200 degrees  Line a baking tray with paper and make sure your…

Peanut Butter 2 or 3 Ingredient Biscuits

Ingredients: 1 cup of peanut butter (I used crunchy) 1 egg 1 cup of white sugar (I used raw sugar – about 3/4 of a cup – if you are being healthy leave it out ) Method: Preheat over to 180 degrees  Add all ingredients into a bowl. Mix well with a spoon until combined….

Stuffed Creamy Bacon Mushrooms

Ingredients:  6-8 large mushrooms  6 shortcut bacon rashers 1/3 cup cream Pepper to season 1-2 cloves of garlic crushed  1 teaspoon Dijon mustard  2 tablespoons of chopped parsley  Optional: 1/4 cup of panko breadcrumbs.  Method: Remove stalks from mushroom and set aside. Chop the stalks finely.  Dice Bacon finely and place into a frying pan….

Toilet Fizzy Bombs

Ingredients: 2 cups bi carb soda 1 cup citric acid 10 drops peppermint essential oil 10 drops lemongrass essential oil 10 drops lemon essential oil 10 drops of Thieves essential oil 1 tablespoon white vinegar mixed with 1/4 cup of water in a spray bottle Silicone tray Glass jar with lid to store the Fizzy bombs…

Honey, Ginger & Citrus Chicken 

Marinade Ingredients: 3 tablespoons soy sauce salt reduced  3 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons sweet soy 4 garlic cloves crushed 2 cm of fresh ginger grated  1 drop ginger oil 1 drop lime or lemon oil Salt and pepper  Other Ingredients:  1 orange 1 Lime 12 chicken drumsticks  4 kaffir Lime leaves (optional) Method: Brown chicken…