This creamy brown rice risotto is oven-baked for maximum simplicity! Full of flavour thanks to the addition of sundried tomatoes, mushrooms, parmesan and pinenuts. Who knew that brown rice could make such a good risotto?! It gives a lovely nutty taste, with the only downside being that it takes quite a bit longer to cook. Cream cheese adds flavour and […]
How to make hot dogs a little more nutritious? Use seeded rolls and load them up with fruit and veggies! You’d be hard pressed to find a quicker, easier dinner than this! Fun, colourful and ready in just 20 minutes, it’s a great one to get the kids involved with. Lay out all the ingredients and let everyone assemble their […]
A bowl of this comforting chicken noodle soup will go a long way towards lifting your spirits on a cold winter’s day! Packed with a combination of delicious AND nutritious ingredients. The bright yellow colour results from the addition of turmeric. It might be a little “in your face”, but I’m all for squeezing in a few extra heath benefits […]
First up on this week's menu - teppanyaki-style salmon bowls. You don’t need a large hotplate to get all those yummy teppanyaki flavours. Then there’s the easy peanut chicken tacos, loaded with juicy chicken, slaw and peanut sauce. The final recipe, easy meatballs, is a fuss-free, warming dinner.
This meal might seem like a strange combination of ingredients, but it works! The easy meatballs are made from sausages, making this a fuss-free, warming dinner. I realised the other day that none of my 60+ menus have featured plain, boiled potatoes! They’re definitely my least favourite way to eat potatoes (did you guess?!). What do you think of them? […]
Who says tacos have to be Mexican flavoured?! These easy peanut chicken tacos are loaded with juicy flavoursome chicken, rainbow slaw and an irresistible creamy peanut sauce. I’m pretty stoked to have found a new way to indulge in peanut sauce! Not only are these chicken tacos delicious, they’re also full of colourful veggies. They’d definitely be going on the […]
The home-based version of teppanyaki-style dining! These salmon bowls don’t require cooking on a large hotplate, but they’re still loaded with all those yummy teppanyaki flavours. I first gave these salmon bowls a go a few months ago, after salmon fishing down in Nelson for dad’s birthday. They went down a treat with everyone and I’ve been meaning to re-cook […]
A week of your favourite recipes! This week’s menu is a compilation of some of the most popular meals from the Y.U.M recipe collection. Featuring creamy butter chicken (perfect for the slow cooker too!), an easy family-friendly veggie slice, and flavoursome vegetarian spaghetti bolognese with haloumi.