Use your noodle for fuss free meal times
Use your noodle for fuss free meal times
Are you looking for no fuss meal ideas? Well you’re in the right place, because the team at MAGGI have lots of simple recipes that require minimum effort and deliver maximum meal time enjoyment. ​ So use your noodle, MAGGI 2 Minute Noodles of course, and just a handful of other ingredients to whip up tasty meals in no time at all. ​ One of my favourites is this… Read More
What to cook when you're stuck indoors
What to cook when you're stuck indoors
With so many of us currently working from home, now is a great time to put a meal plan together. These simple tools(click here for an example), help you get the most from your pantry. In fact, with a little creativity and some crafty ingredient swaps you might be surprised at just how many tasty meals you can whip up from pantry staples or… Read More
Mix it up then wrap it up
Mix it up then wrap it up
Lettuce leaves have long been used in Asia for wrapping food to make a parcel. The most famous being San Choy Bau. But wrapping tasty morsels in lettuce is becoming more popular and proving to be a real hit with the kids and adults alike. One of my favourite ways of using them is to replace soft tacos to create… Read More
An apple a day
An apple a day
Now don't quote me on this,but apparently the saying 'an apple a day keeps the doctor away' is over 150 years old. With first references made to this saying in the mid 19th century. So I guess if a saying has been around for that long there may be some truth in it, and perhaps we should all try to eat… Read More
Bored with salads?
Bored with salads?
The weather is certainly starting to warm up and memories of winter are fading fast, our eating habits are changing as we embrace lighter and fresher meals. The change can be seen in the greengrocers and supermarkets as the hearty root vegetables that were filling their shelves start to disappear to be replaced by beans, celery and other fresh vegetables of spring.  This… Read More
Old favourites never go out of fashion.
Old favourites never go out of fashion.
Growing up,  one of my favourite meals ever to come out of the kitchen was meatballs. It didn't matter what sort of meatballs; beef, lamb, pork or chicken with any combination of herbs, spices or vegetables mixed in,  it didn't matter. although they did seem to taste even better when I was involved in creating these round morsels of yumminess.… Read More
Food Envy
Food Envy
Food envy is seeing a delicious plate of food waft by in a restaurant or cafe and wishing you had ordered it. This happened to me recently while visiting my favourite breakfast haunt. It wasn’t that my meal wasn’t delicious – it was. But seeing a plate with a large flat mushroom, wilted spinach, crumbled feta, presented in a way… Read More
Fun in the kitchen
Fun in the kitchen
We recognise the impact that basic cooking skills can have on the meals we choose to cook. That’s why we support ways of providing basic cooking skills to school kids. This is more important now than ever because home economics or cooking classes are not being taught in all schools and with the pressures of a frenetic home life parents… Read More