Baked salmon with a curry & naan crust, lentil biryani #cookalongfriday

Made a fortuitous discovery last night.  Thought the large slab of salmon in the fridge was smoked, it turned out to be fresh and ready for cooking.  That means we’re getting baked salmon with a curry and naan bread crust tonight, with a biryani of some kind to go with it.  That’s the up side.… Continue reading Baked salmon with a curry & naan crust, lentil biryani #cookalongfriday

Fast Meat Curry (turkey/pork/chicken) 30mins end to end. #cookalongfriday

I’m a father of 5, so cooking has to be something that can either be safely ignored for a while without worrying about something burning, something that can involve 1 or more of the smalls, or something that takes hardly any time and can be done while the kids are distracted by the big, rectangular,… Continue reading Fast Meat Curry (turkey/pork/chicken) 30mins end to end. #cookalongfriday

Pakoras – snack, meal all by themselves, lunchbox fodder.

It’s Friday again and, as I like to remind people from time to time, I don’t work Fridays.  However, it’s also the school holidays up here so I’ve got the full complement of 5 kids to look after.  When I told that to one of my colleagues yesterday he said he knew where he’d rather… Continue reading Pakoras – snack, meal all by themselves, lunchbox fodder.