Cooking Tips

The Queen of Culinary Bling hunts for black diamonds

Hello fellow foodies This weekend was an amazing celebration of foodie fabulousness.  Not only is Canberra studded with beautiful wineries and smokehouses full of amazing products, it's also the perfect spot to grow truffles. Imagine my excitement when arriving on The...

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Have you got 12 minutes and a tea bag?

Have you got 12 minutes and a tea bag? Fabulous! Then you can home-smoke salmon (or chicken). Yes, delicious, moist, tender and juicy smoked salmon made fresh at home in your kitchen in only 12 minutes. No items found. It's easier and quicker than you think and you...

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5 Reasons you hate cooking…

I hear it so often.  'I hate cooking'... And i really just don't understand!  To me cooking is a therapy, a tonic, my passion. I really do enjoy cooking, I think it feeds my soul and I can definitely enhance my mood by cooking something fabulous and then gobble it all...

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Bling up your steak…and shop shop shop!

Shopping and steaks... It's fast approaching bikini weather and I don't know about you but I've left this years 'trim down' way too late.  That's not to say that I don't usually eat wonderfully healthy meals with one or two cheat/treat days in between to keep me...

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How Does Your Garden Grow

Yes, cooking is simple.  We all do it everyday.  But are you tired of the same boring dishes day in and day out? I find it’s all about being inspired.  About seeing a photo, a recipe, visiting a restaurant and saying, wow, I can make that!  You may not always have the...

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How does your garden grow…

Yes, cooking is simple.  We all do it everyday.  But are you tired of the same boring dishes day in and day out?  I find it's all about being inspired.  About seeing a photo, a recipe, visiting a restaurant and saying, wow, I can make that!  You may not always have...

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Faux Croquembouche Vanilla Zulu Style…

The feared Croquembouche, once you know how to make them, they really aren't that daunting.  Also, a Croquembouche cone is terribly expensive.  Did you know you can actually fashion a very useful cone out of a piece of A3 cardboard, as you would buy at the stationery...

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A Big Welcome From The Kitchen Angel