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…

Hassleback Apples & Granola 🍎🍏🍎

We always have mountains of apples which go to waste. This recipe is a great way to use them up. The Granola acts like a crumble and is delicious 😃 INGREDIENTS * 6 apples, core removed and cut in half  * 1/3 cup water * 1 drop of Cinnamon Bark Oil * 1 tablespoon caster…

Caramel Ice Cream

Take 600ml of Thickened Cream and a tin of top and fill. Whip until thick and freeze in a container. Delish 

Lemon Hommus

Ingredients:1 400g tin of chick peas rinsed and drained well 1 teaspoon of paprika 1 drop of lemon oil 1 tablespoon of tahini (optional) 2 teaspoons of water  2 cloves of garlic Method:  Blend all ingredients until smooth. Serve with crackers and vegetable sticks.

Lemon Bliss Cupcakes 

https://m.facebook.com/oilymummaren/ Ingredients: * 80g caster sugar  * 15g vanilla sugar  * 2 eggs * 125g unsalted butter chopped into cubes * 4 Drops of Young Living Lemon Oil * 1 teaspoon baking powder * 150g self-raising flour  * 100ml milk (Tip use the MC to pour the milk as it is 100ml exactly)  Method: 1….

Bath Salts

Home made bath salts for me. Equal parts rock salt and Himalayan rock salt. I will add some Epsom salts later on (I have run out lol) Lavender and some dried rose petals and 3 drops of lavender oil.  Perfect for a hot bath.  Interested in pure essential oils? Join my tribe 💞 #oilymummaren #foodiemummaren 

Pineapple Slushie

I purchased 4 amazingly sweet pineapples from a local farmer. My kids said they were the sweetest pineapples they have tasted.  Ingredients: 1 whole pineapple cut into pieces Ice  2-3 tablespoons of coconut milk powder 250-300ml of coconut water Adult version: add vodka or coconut rum  Method: Add all ingredients into the thermomix and blend…

Granola Berry Breakfast Smoothie

WOW! This Smoothie is just amazing. Serves 3-4. My kids loved it and drank it very quickly. It is very filling due to the chia seeds and granola. Ingredients: 2 ripe bananas 500ml milk of your choice 1/2 cup coconut yoghurt or greek yoghurt 1/2 cup frozen or fresh blueberries 1-2 tablespoons of white chia…

Carrot Raita

Ingredients: 4 small carrots grated or diced finely in thermomix 1 heaped cup of Jalna Greek Yohurt 1 teaspoon fennel seeds crushed or powdered A good pinch of chilli powder Salt to taste  Method:  Mix all ingredients together and refrigerate until ready to serve. Serve as an accompaniment to a curry. My suggestion is my…

Win 1 of 3 Pie Makers 

Make sure you visit Sunbeam Pie Maker Recipe Group for your chance to win 1 of 3 Pie Makers kindly donated by Sunbeam Australia.

Salt Grill – Aria 

  Where do I begin? Our dining experience at  Luke Mangan’s Salt Grill was beyond our wildest expectations.  Lunch is $39 and dinner is $49, a small fraction of the price you would pay on land back in Australia.  Our waiter was amazing. He sincerely Welcomed us to Salt and poured us water. Took our drink…

Cruising aboard Pacific Aria 

Wow what a week away. Hubby and I have just returned from our first ever cruise aboard Pacific Aria.  A huge thanks to hubby’s parents Marion and Michael for having the children for the week. We really appreciated this and I’m glad you survived it 😍 At first less than 24 hours before we departed,…

Pie Maker Fridge RAID Quiche 

Kids were hungry so I came up with these simple Quiches. Ingredients:  4 eggs 1/4 cup milk Handful of chopped spinach 1 grated carrot 1/2 cup chopped salami 1/4 cup grated or shaved cheese of your choice  1 tablespoons Tuscan Capsicum Pesto Dip Mix Light Pampas Puff Pastry Method: Whisk eggs milk and dip mix….

Homemade Pies 

I have always wanted to purchase a pie maker, I saw one advertised on a local buy and sell page for $5 so I couldn’t resist.  Recipe to follow soon 

Turkish Delight Cheesecake

3 Philly 1tin condensed milk 300mls thickened cream 3tsp gelatin 150 grams white chocolate 3Tsp choc raspberry truffle powder . Make the base as per packet and add 1 Tbls choc raspberry truffle powder and 1Tsp black Forrest dukkah and handful of coconut. Put base in fridge then beat Philly add condensed milk then cream…

Peppermint Crisp Cheesecake – Linda Russell

Peppermint crisp cheesecake Ingredients: 3 Blocks of Philly Cheese 3 tbsp yiah choc mint powder 300mls cream 1 tin condensed milk 1 block melted nestle aero bar 2tsp gelatin 60mls hot water Method: Dissolve gelatin in the hot water beat Philly add condensed milk then cream and powder then melted chocolate then add gelatin beat…

Tumeric Chai White Choc Cheesecake – Linda Russell

Tumeric white chocolate latte cheesecake so delicious I’m surprised it actually made it in the dish.  Ingredients  1pk choc ripple biscuits crushed mixed with 2Tbs butter for the base  2 Philly  2 tbsp Tumeric Chai White Chocolate  powder  1 tin condensed milk  300mls thickened cream  Method Beat all together   Add 2tsp gelatin mixed in…

White Red Velvet Cheesecake -Linda Russell

White red velvet cheesecake with spiced pomegranate white chocolate macadamia dukkah  1pkt biscuit base  2Tbs dukkah  1/4 cup coconut  3Tsp butter melted   Mix all together and press into springform tin for the base and refrigerate . Filling  2 home brand cream cheese  1 tin condensed milk  300mls thickened cream  1 tsp vanilla bean paste…

Coconut Lemon Lime Cheesecake – Linda Russell

Ingredients: 2 blocks of Philly cheese 1 tin of condensed milk 1/4 cup hot water with 1 heaped tsp gelatin  1/2 cup fresh lemon juice  1/4 cup lime juice  2 tbsp coconut mango lime balsamic  600mls thickened cream  1 Tbls white chocolate powder Optional  Method: Beat Philly cheese then add condensed milk. Add remaining ingredients…

Choc Fudge Balls – Kye Underhill

Chocolate fudge balls Ingredients: * 190g walnuts  * 30g cocoa  * 330g dried dates  Method: Soak dates in boiling water for 5-10 minutes, then drain well. Put all ingredients into food processor and process until forms a ball.  I roll in coconut afterwards

Spinach and Ricotta Gnocchi – Kye Underhill

Spinach and ricotta gnocchi  Bunch of spinach – washed, shredded  200g ricotta  1/2 cup flour 1 egg, whisked Mix spinach and ricotta together, then add in egg & flour. Roll into balls (used snack press, 3 hole attachment) Place on a tray, refrigerate for 30 min. Bring pot of water to boil, turn to low…

Apricot Bites – Kye Underhill

Ingredients * 300g dried apricots * 60g pitted dates * 70g dessicated coconut * 2 tablespoons desiccated coconut for coating, optional Method: I soaked the apricots and dates in boiling water for 5-10 minutes, then drained well before putting them into the food processor. I always find soaking the dried fruit works better for most…

Curried Sausages – Thermomix 

INGREDIENTS * 1 large onion cut into quarters * 2 cloves of garlic  * 20g of oil * 1 kg thin or thick beef sausages  * 1 tbsp Nomad Spice * 1 tbsp Madras Curry Powder * 400ml water * 50g tomato paste * 400ml tin coconut cream * 250g veges of your choice. I…

Anzac Biscuits – Kye Underhill 

ANZAC BISCUIT – refined sugar free Ingredients: 125g butter 2tbs rice malt syrup 2tbs boiling water 1tsp bicarbonate soda 100g coconut sugar 85g desiccated coconut 90g rolled oats 150g plain flour Method: 1. Preheat oven to 150 degrees 2. Put butter and rice malt syrup in a saucepan and stir until melted and just bubbling…

Whole Roasted Cauliflower

Ingredients: 1 cup of Greek Yoghurt 1 tablespoon or Sri Lankan Coconut Spice 1 Cauliflower Salt and Pepper to Taste. Method: Preheat oven to 170 degrees. Mix Yoghurt, Salt, Pepper and Sri Lankan Coconut Spice. Take a pastry brush and brush the cauliflower with the yoghurt mix until very well coated. An alternate version is…

Chicken Parmigiana 

A go to family favourite in our house hold. Take 4 Chicken Breasts and pan fry until golden brown. Also fry off some shortcut bacon or if you prefer ham.  Top cooked chicken breast with tomato sauce or paste, cheese, bacon and any other toppings you like.  I placed country onion and chives on top…