Spaghetti with Bacon and Prawns by Annabel Langbein

It has been a long time since I have cooked a decent, inspired meal, and an even longer time since I have cooked an Annabel Langbein recipe. I haven't cooked a lot of her recipes out of my Simple Pleasures cookbook of hers and I was really excited to cook this one. I wrote my…

Matt’s Smoked Paprika Wedges

Developed by Matt and Alanna Marise Preparation Time: 10 minutes, Cooking Time: 30-40 minutes When we first started dating this was one of my partners favourite ways to cook potato wedges. As our relationship has developed and I have taken over a lot of the cooking, the recipe has changed a little bit, as recipes…

How to propagate basil – no more buying basil seedlings

When I started gardening I knew nothing about the benefits of propagation. I did not know what it was or how easy it is to turn one cutting into a new plant. Propagation is "the breeding of specimens of a plant or animal by natural processes from the parent stock". Which translated into everyday language,…