Mixing Food and Life

  I am so excited to be working with two of my favourite oily accessory people Hidden Valley Wood (Dean & Jen) and Lava and Stone (Conor) along with myself...
  After many months of intense work , blood , sweat, tears and most of all love my fabulous recipe book is finally in print. Out now Purchase in the...
  Fathers Day Treat These delightful steamed chocolate puddings filled with raspberries and cashew cream will be a lovely sweet treat for Dad tomorrow for Fathers Day. Fresh and Light...
  Healthy steamed , light and fluffy omelette in your Cuisine Companion external steamer. So easy to do and best of all minimum dishes involved ! Clean up is a...
  This is such a awesome “impress your guests” kind of recipe and its so easy to do. It does take a little bit of time, as you will need to...
  OMG this recipe is so good. It takes me back 7 years to a packet mix, that used to be put out by the brand Continental! This was of...
  Hidden Valley Wood Artisan extraordinaire – Dean Donovan crafting unique, local and ethically sourced bespoke wooden products for you and your home. If I was to describe my beautiful...
Every day recipes – by Caroline Ross   I suppose to explain this blog post .. this is my why, people always have a why as to what motivates them.....
    This is such a retro dish from the 80’s. I remember my mum making this for us on a regular basis . Back then it was made with...
  We love your fruit toast, its been a common theme echoed for years in the Thermomix community over the years ! I’ve been making this for years . I...
  I used to buy tinned coconut milk for making curries and so on, pre thermomix days. I bought the Ayam brand as I believed that it was fine no...
    Have you made my almond milk yet ? You can see the recipe in detail here – Almond Milk . So now you have some leftover “pulpy” stuff...
    – 1 cup of Almonds ( about 160g ) – Water – Maple syrup, honey or a couple of medjool dates – Vanilla Extract ( optional ) –...
      Ahhhh the smell of fragrant spices, nothing beats it on a cold wintery day and smelling this soup is almost like being transported  to the far away...
I just love what you can do with appliances these days. Why stop at one recipe why not take it to the next level and create a number of meals...
    I have two versions of Anzac Biscuits for the Cuisine Companion and this will be the 3rd version.. The updated recipe is in honour of my Dad. In...
  Mother & Daughter Matching Bracelet Set. As you know I only do reviews and giveaways of products that I like and this is another one of those products that I...
    Its rapidly approaching Easter ! I’ve been making these Hot Cross Buns for 4 years ! Last year I had just received my Cuisine Companion and was just...
    Guess what ! I have my newly completed conversion chart up  – I owned a Thermomix for 4+ years and developed recipes over that time 🙂 Those recipes...
  Whilst there are 28,000 Facebook page fans on the Mixing Food and Life Facebook Page I am celebrating 500+ members in my private Cuisine Companion group with giving one lucky member...