Teriyaki Chicken

I absolutely love anything and everything that contains teriyaki sauce! One of my favourite meals is teriyaki salmon and of coarse chicken. In New Zealand we have so many cultures and diversities that food from around the world are available pretty much everywhere in New Zealand in every grocery store. We enjoy having such a…

Chicken & Bacon Stew

Me and my husband made this stew a while back, it’s packed full of flavour and delicious too! You will need: 1 Skinless Chicken Thigh chopped 300g bacon chopped 2 Carrots Grated 3 Potatoes chopped 1 Onion Chopped1 cup of frozen beans 5 whole mushrooms 1/4 Cup boiled water1/2 Cup Soya Sauce1 cube of chicken…

Roasted Chicken Dinner

Me and my husband like making simple, yet delicious and full of flavour meals. This dinner meal, is really simple, and you can add any veggies you prefer. Start by putting one whole chicken in a roasting pan. Add 1 cup of chicken stock, some balsamic vinegar, soya sauce, mixed herbs and some salt and…

Tandoori Chicken & Cauliflower Traybake with Mint Yogurt

Making dinners from Hello Fresh, which is a meal kit. They send you the recipes and the ingredients. We learn new cooking skills, and to eat more healthy, even though we already do! This traybake is so easy! It’s a one pan meal and for those with busy lives, this is perfect! Ingredients you will…

My Mom’s Chicken Curry

You know when there is cold and rainy weather, your in the mood to make something with a little bite, and that takes you back home. I always helped my mom in the kitchen growing up, my grandmother also make this chicken curry. My mom is known for her curry pots, tonight I got it…

Chicken Lasagna

Love lasagna, so I made this delicious, spicy, saucy, chicken goodness! It’s a real crowd pleaser too. Ingredients:2 Chicken fillets 2 Carrots peeled and grated 1 Onion chopped 1 Green capsicum chopped 3 Tomatoes chopped 1 Thumb size ginger peeled and grated 1 Tbs tumeric or saffron 1 Tbs curry powder Salt and pepper to…

Chicken Cottage Pie

We all love cottage pie, for the most part. My mom always made this for us and we couldn’t wait for dinner. I put my own twist on it, and made it a chicken cottage pie. It is very rich but soooo delicious with just the right flavours and spices. Hope you enjoy it as…

Auckland Botanic Gardens

We recently visited the Auckland botanic gardens. They have the most beautiful plants and trees as well as a place to have a bite. The entry is free for all visitors. They are open from Monday to Sunday from 8am to 6pm. It was a lovely sunny day and we enjoy it very much. We…

Lemon & Origanum Roasted Chicken Drumsticks

Ingredients: 6 Chicken Drumsticks 1 Cup of Lemon Juice 4 leaves of the origanum on each drumstick Oil for coating Coarse Salt & Pepper Method: Put the oven on 180Degrees Celsius. In a roasting pan coat the chicken drumsticks with oil and lemon juice. Turn each one over on each side and put some coarse…

Chicken Wrap Dinner

Me and my husband love making wraps with a meat as base and using fresh ingredients and adding any sauce you want like mayonnaise and sweet chilli sauce. This was our Sunday dinner and it took us 15-20 minutes to fry the chicken in the pan with some salt and pepper in olive oil and…