What you need to know, before starting to grow your own Vegetables

Australians seem to have turned to their backyard gardens for vegetable gardening this year.  Perhaps this new hobby is a way of gaining back some control when the world around us appears to be unstable.  What is certain, the pandemic has certainly made us think twice on how we lead our lives, and our dependency…

Hearty Italian Minestrone Soup

 Make this chunky and nourishing thick minestrone soup in your kitchen, for those chilly winter months when a hearty meal is needed to revive the body and mind. The Italians gave it the name ‘Minestrone’ meaning to administer ( or ministrare ).  Traditionally, the head of the household would serve the soup from a large…

Easy Mushroom and Cherry Tomato Baked Eggs

An easy dish of baked eggs in a homemade savoury tomato salsa, spinach and mushrooms. This is a satisfying, healthy and tasty meal you will turn to when your famished but don’t want to fuss. There are so many situations that call for it in this busy household. After a morning spent outside gardening, I…