22 February 2019 Lorraine

    I hope I was missed, I certainly missed you all and missed sharing my recipes. It’s been a while but today I just had to take a break from a messy house, renovations are taking far too long and exhausting. A comforting, spicy dish always eases my stress, it’s why I just had to cook this Tamarind and Coconut Fish Curry. Although I was excited to cook today and yes it has been a while since I fed my family a decent meal, I had very limited time to cook dinner. This Tamarind and Coconut Fish Curry did…

11 February 2019 Lorraine

  Indian Vegetarian Dish Yellow Dal is comfort food at its best, it is a simple dish but a staple in most Indian homes. Growing up my mum always cooked us Yellow Dal with Rice and it something we devoured. I’m so glad I’ve introduced this Yellow Split Pea Dal Recipe to my kids. On our meat-free days my boys are content with a bowl of steaming rice and dal. The yellow split peas is boiled until it’s soft and it is then cooked with a variety of spices. The tempering of the spices is what takes the dal to…

23 January 2019 Lorraine

Flavourful One-Pot Indian Dish I guess the next few weeks you will hear my moans about home renovations. I didn’t fully understand the stress that truly goes with it until now. Despite all my running around and making sure we have a smooth transition into our new home I still have to find the time to cook. Curries are truly a life-saver during stressful times, it’s a one-pot dish and can be made ahead. It’s why I thought this Spicy Lamb Rogan Josh with a crunchy carrot salad will work well with my busy schedule. Living with my neighbours so…