Salmon & Potato Salad Lettuce Cups

Salmon & Potato Salad Lettuce Cups

I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas, with luscious food, expensive champagne, and a house  full of friends and family! With Christmas over for another year, and the barbeque season in full swing, I thought I would share a healthy, but still deliciously...
Smoked Salmon Wontons

Smoked Salmon Wontons

I am so excited, Christmas is fast approaching. T’is the season for getting together with friends and family, sharing a festive drink or two and indulging in some delicious food. When my mind wanders to what special food I’d like to serve, my first thought is always...
Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls – Alfresco Friday

Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls – Alfresco Friday

Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls are this weeks Alfresco Friday dish because they are the perfect starter for a summer picnic on the beach or a BBQ with friends. They are so much healthier than a cheese or antipasto platter and perfectly suited to the season. Having said...
Alfresco Friday – Corn Fritters

Alfresco Friday – Corn Fritters

This was one of my favourite quick healthy dishes to make a while back, but some how it slipped from my mind until recently.  It is one of those easy portable foods that can be cooked in seconds and taken on a picnic with a salad. The reason it has become forefront in...
Alfresco Friday – Zucchini and Bacon Loaves

Alfresco Friday – Zucchini and Bacon Loaves

I am enjoying Alfresco Friday, it is giving me the chance to prepare some of the great picnic foods I pour over in magazines.  I love getting dinner cooked and packing it up in a hamper. We then head off to the beach or park with the family. There is no more relaxing...
Alfresco Friday – Hummus

Alfresco Friday – Hummus

Summer is the season for picnics and BBQ’s, dropping around at friend’s houses and having guests at your own. The weather is beautiful, the days are longer, and when the sun does go down its still gorgeous sitting outside with a glass of wine and enjoying the mild...