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Category Archives: Beef

Vege Packed Bolognese

Spaghetti Bolognese is my kids favourite dinner, they would happily eat it each week if I planned it.  I usually double this recipe and either freeze it or plan to have it in a different meal later that week (left overs). Vege Packed Bolognese Prep time 5 mins Cook time 45 mins Total time 50 […]

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Fast Midweek Meal – Spaghetti and Meatballs

 This recipe is for those nights that you want to have dinner cooked and served fast.  I enjoy making my own meatballs, for occasions like this it’s handy having some in the freezer (defrost through the day) or you can purchase them prepared for you in the meat section at the supermarket. Quick Spaghetti and Meatballs […]

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Tasty Chinese dishes at home

This post is sponsored by Nuffnang I love Chinese food, but we don’t have it often as it adds up for a growing family of 5. However I discovered the new Maggi Stir Fry Creations sauces earlier this year and we loved them.  I often use a stir through sauce in a stir fry for […]

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Quick Shepherd’s Pie

As winter approaches we are start to enjoy the casseroles and pies.  My hubby cooked this Shepherd’s Pie for us, something quick and easy for him to prepare.  I would say he put too much cheese on top, but I’m not complaining!!!! Quick Weeknights Shepherd’s Pie Prep time 10 mins Cook time 30 mins Total […]

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Lemon Pepper Veal

We don’t have near enough veal on our plates for dinner, this gravy gives the veal a lovely tang taste   Lemon Pepper Veal Prep time 5 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 15 mins   Author: Katrina Recipe type: Dinner Serves: 5 Ingredients Approx 6-8 pieces of thin veal steaks 1 tlb lemon […]

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Cheats Gourmet Pepper Steak

I found this recipe on the back of a Gravox Pepper Steak Gravy mix packet many years ago, it’s absolutely delicious and a nice ‘occasional’ accompaniment to a good piece of steak. Unfortunately I forgot to take a photo when I cooked it recently, however on my endeavour to see if Gravox had a photo (which they […]

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Chilli Con Carne

I made a double batch of this Chilli Con Carne, which resulted in enough left overs for nacho’s the following night and then plenty to freeze for another dinner in a few weeks. recipe found via taste.com.au

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Homemade Sausage Rolls

Hubby made a double batch of these delicious homemade sausage rolls, a double batched was enough to serve 5 for dinner with salad, then enough left over for school lunch boxes Homemade Sausage Rolls Prep time 20 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 45 mins   Author: Katrina Serves: 12 Ingredients 250g sausage mince […]

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Scotch eggs

Scotch eggs Prep time 15 mins Cook time 20 mins Total time 35 mins   These are delicious hot or cold. Author: Katrina Serves: 5 Ingredients 12 hard boiled eggs 2 tbsp plain flour 1kg beef mince 1 cup fresh breadcrumbs 2tsp minced garlic (or 2 cloves of garlic) 3 green onions ¼ cup parsley, […]

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Beef and Bacon Pasta Bake

Beef and Bacon Pasta Bake Prep time 15 mins Cook time 40 mins Total time 55 mins   Author: Kat Recipe type: Main Meal Serves: 5 Ingredients 1 tbsp oil 1 brown onion, finely diced 4 rashers bacon, diced 500g beef mince 2 cloves garlic, crushed ½ cup carrots ¼ cup peas ¼ cup corn […]

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