Tag Archives: comfort food

Simple Chicken Noodle Soup

Simple Chicken Noodle Soup

The weather here in Australia is blessedly taking a turn for the cool. The days are still wonderfully warm and beach-worthy, but evenings are beginning to beg for warm soups and casseroles again. Or at least, it doesn’t feel like such a heinous crime to want to turn my stove on! On the other hand… Read more

Beer Stovies

A few weeks ago now, I made a very impulsive purchase—I found two Jamie Oliver cookbooks on sale for $15 each. I had to get them! Ever since, I’ve been trying all sorts of new recipes. I love his emphasis on using fresh, organic, and locally sourced produce and meats, as well as making things… Read more

Chocolate Raspberry Dessert Cake

Darryl and I are spending our Sunday indoors. The rain has swept through Vancouver again after an unseasonably warm January, and reignited our hunger for decadent comfort food. While Darryl planned our dinner of beef short ribs and mashed potato this morning, I hunted down a dessert recipe that looked equally rich and indulgent to… Read more