Category Archives: Kids Dig It

Cauliflower Soup

We started making this recipe about a year ago and it is a family favorite.  The kids absolutely love it with crackers or garlic soldiers.  My husband and I put a swirl of truffle oil and pepper on top – … Continue reading

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Thick and Chewy Chocolate Chip Bars

It’s about time I put this recipe up, we make them every week.  My interpretation of the crazy maze of what is ok and not for food is everything in moderation and homemade it better than prepackaged, especially for kids … Continue reading

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Thai Fried Rice

This has slowly crept in and is now a an official member of our rotation – I only say official since my not spicy 8 year old ate a huge bowl! I’ve made it a habit of always making too … Continue reading

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Sick Soup

Well it happened, 6 months after being here in Australia, we have one down (fever 102)!  Never fear though, sick soup is here.  This is our tried and true soup that my Mom always made us when we were sick, … Continue reading

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Cocoa Brownies

Abby wanted to share brownies with her class today, for her 7th birthday.  We got home around around 10pm last night from camping and I needed to make the brownies with ingredients I already had, so I ended up using … Continue reading

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Grilled Tasmanian Salmon with Mango Kiwi Salsa and Wilted Spinach

Another great day at the fish market, the kids picked out a whole Tasmanian Salmon!   You can prepare this meal very quickly so it is ideal for the hot weather we’ve been having 😉  The spinach was so fast … Continue reading

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Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Finally, a homemade macaroni and cheese recipe that the whole family loves!  I’ve tried many recipes and was miffed as to why my kids would not eat homemade mac and cheese, but only mac and cheese from a box.  Since … Continue reading

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John Dory with Caramelized Baby Bok Choy, Capers and Brown Butter

Today I planned on making tuna since it was the latest special at my local Sydney Fish Market, however they had sold out!  So I needed to decide on the spot something new which I could make at home, hopefully … Continue reading

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Mexican Lasagna

When we lived in California, my neighbor, Elsa, introduced me to this recipe.  She is one of those amazing cooks that doesn’t have a recipe for everything and can just cook off the top of her head.  So, here is … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Bread

This is my go-to recipe for pumpkin bread.  It has a perfect balance of pumpkin and spice – not heavy on the spice – which makes it a favorite in our family.  I made it to send with my son, … Continue reading

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