So today we made it to Wellington after an 4 hour drive. We are staying right in the heart of the city and so far it’s pretty mean 🙂 we found a sweet little food court where we had dinner. Off for some more exploring tomorrow 🙂 your turtle.
We had a fabulous day at the beach today leading to my first bit of tan for the year! 🙂 we stayed at Paihia in the Bay of Islands. It’s a really beautiful place! So to get back on the foodie track as well we got us some calamari at the waterfront 🙂 Yummy! Your … More #Photo challenge day 54
I created those yummy and quick to prepare burgers. They make a super quick lunch and taste yummo 🙂 great choice for all those bacon lovers out there! All you need is (for 2 burgers): 2 breadrolls (choose your favorite, mine are the cheesy ones) 12 bacon rashers 2 large eggs 2 slices of cheese … More Bacon-Heaven-Burger
This is a great soup you can make super easy and fast! I found the recipe in a new cookbook I just recently bought. It’s from Leon’s in London. I can recommend it as a quick appetizer, we had the hot version but apparently you can also have it as a cold soup in summer! … More Courgette Soup
So this one is from an old Australian cook book and it’s a really nice hearty dish for the whole family. For those of you who are not sure what Kumara is, it’s just another word for sweet potatoes. I tried it last sunday and was really pleased with the outcome 🙂 If you try … More Baked Chicken Kumara and Spinach
Recently I bought a new cooking book from Levi Roots. It has heaps of amazing recipes! I tried a first one last friday and the fish was just perfect! It can be cooked on a bbq or in an oven. I used an oven because the weather wasn’t very bbq-friendly and it turned out very … More Fish in Coconut Sauce
We had this lovely salad as a side dish a couple of days ago, I can only recommend it! It’s great for summer and tastes really fresh 🙂 The main thing is to get the dressing right but that’s super easy! Ingredients: 1 red onion 200g cherry tomatoes 1/2 cucumber lettuce 1 lime 80ml coconut … More Mixed salad with coconut dressing
How about some rich Italian pasta this weekend? This dish is not for those currently on a diet but it’s definitely worth the little sin! I found this recipe in a book called Meals in Minutes (I’m not entirely sure but I think it’s from Australia and it’s pretty old). I’m a pasta lover and … More Penne Boscaiola