Tomato-rice stuffed peppers (Tradional & Thermomix)

Ideally, I like to have 2 -3 vegetarian dinners per week in my house.Tricky to do with a bevvy of carnivores but they play along nicely if they like what they are served … obviously.Now one dish that I serve regularly are the tomato-rice stuffed peppers. As they are big fans of stuffed peppers, this is … Continue reading Tomato-rice stuffed peppers (Tradional & Thermomix)

5-vegetable Pasta Sauce (Traditonal & Thermomix)

It's again Meatfree Monday and I have the perfect pasta sauce for you.If you are one of those parents who are trying to sneak vegetables into your children's diets, here is one pasta sauce that is simply delicious and covers 2 out of your 5 a day. This sauce freezes well and is really versatile, … Continue reading 5-vegetable Pasta Sauce (Traditonal & Thermomix)

Chicken Nuggets alla parmigiana from the oven

Today I'm adding another recipe to the blog's Lunchbox category. Something that the children love and that can easily be bought ready-made, only here we make it ourselves and we therefore know exactly what's inside. As always a homemade smoothie with a bit of fruit and vegetables. Cookies and Cakes are reserved for the afternoon … Continue reading Chicken Nuggets alla parmigiana from the oven

German potato pancakes

I posted the recipe for my 'Rösti' yesterday but another recipe based on potatoes which is a great German specialty are the 'Kartoffelpuffer' or 'Reiberdatschi'. They are made from raw grated potatoes. Not only very popular to make at home, the Germans serve it even as streetfood during fairgrounds, carneval and Christmas markets. My father … Continue reading German potato pancakes

Fish with broccoli risotto (Traditional & Thermomix)

To make my youngest who loves rice, broccoli and fish at the moment, happy, I prepared this meal recently. It was a huge success with the whole family. 4 salmon fillets (or another fish)3 spring onions25g grated Parmesan cheeseolive oil250g Risotto200 ml white wine800 ml vegetable stock350g broccoliSalt, pepper Traditional Version Heat 2 tbsp of … Continue reading Fish with broccoli risotto (Traditional & Thermomix)

Gnocchi – Tomato One Pot

I will quickly share with you a delicious vegetarian recipe for midweek meals ready in 30 minutes requiring only a frying pan. It is one that I found a couple of years ago on BBC Good Food and is one that I have used ever since! If you would like to prepare the gnocchi from … Continue reading Gnocchi – Tomato One Pot

Vegetable and Lentil Purée for all ages

I wanted to share a recipe for baby puree with you that I prepared for my eldest son for the first time 15 years ago. This purée was so successful in the whole family that I noted it down in my little cookbook. After the visit of my little nephew I told myself that this … Continue reading Vegetable and Lentil Purée for all ages

Fish Crumble (traditional and Thermomix)

A light and flakey fish fillet, topped with herb seasoned breadcrumbs and baked in the oven in a delicious little sauce. It's one of those fish meals that the entire family enjoys. I like to serve it with zucchini - potato Mash and the vegetable and lentil mash. Recipe Fish Crumble for 4 people 800 … Continue reading Fish Crumble (traditional and Thermomix)

Chicken Meatballs

I am not a fan of red meat, unlike the 4 men in my household, so the traditional meatballs are not something I myself eat, but these gorgeous little Chicken Meatballs are absolutely delicious!! Even I can't resist these, especially not in combination with the Simple Red Sauce. They are moist and full of flavour! … Continue reading Chicken Meatballs

BBQ Chicken Marinade

A very short and very, very simple recipe for a very delicious chicken marinade. Here I have used it on drumsticks but you can just as well use it for other parts or even the entire chicken. big ziplock bag10 drumsticks2 tbsp paprika (the spice)2 tbsp curry powder1 cup of olive oillemon juice of 1 … Continue reading BBQ Chicken Marinade