Posts From Ceri

Summer

Bacon and Mushroom Frittata

If you think that working on a blog about cooking for your family is some kind of insurance against a dinner time disaster you would be wrong, my friends, so

Fruits

Blueberry Nut Bars

We’ve been over doing it, have you? My kids are berry eaters anyway, but since local wild blueberries have appeared it’s gotten slightly out of control. Julian yells at me

Lunch

Food Fight: Esme vs Goat Cheese Salad

Esme and goat cheese used to be tight. Like a daily lunch date tight. BFF’s. Then one day it was over. She kicked goat cheese to the curb and it

Grains & Rice

Granola

There are certain foods that I’ve always felt were best left to the experts. Do you know what I mean? Like, sushi. I’ve always felt like you were asking for

Sides

Watermelon Salad

I first had this fantastic salad at the barbeque that Ben’s parents had for us the day after our wedding. A group of maybe 20 or so made the ferry

Snacks & Desserts

Guest Bloggers: Heidi and Maude’s Crazy Cake

Ta da! It’s hard to beat the look of pride on Maude’s face as she presents the fab birthday cake she and her Mum whipped up for her dad’s birthday.

Chocolate

Quinoa Chocolate Cake

Esme’s third birthday didn’t fall on one of her “school” days at daycare (yes, I call it school to lessen my guilt, what about it?) but her class wanted to

By Meal Type

One Fish, Two Fish, How Much is Too Much Fish?

I’m confused about fish. I know the good fats of DHA Omega 3s make skin and hair look younger and healthier and that fish is brain food. Anyone in doubt

By Ingredient

Chicken Parmesan

Oh, sweet mystery of life at last I’ve found you. How did I not know about chicken parm? Of course I’ve had it – probably in sandwich form, on my

Spring

Vegetable Pancakes

I’m just going to confess right off the top that Esme did not like this dinner. In fact, I had to coerce her to even put a speck of pancake