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Hi Friend! I’m Sandy, a true lover of flavour explosions, and super excited for you to hop on board of my food journey!

Pad Thai

Pad Thai is an incredibly popular stir fried noodle dish from Thailand. Commonly found at street food vendors, Pad Thai

Australian Corned Meat

Australian Corned Meat is a slow cooked piece of silverside that is already cured or brined when you buy it

Nasi Goreng (Indonesian Fried Rice)

Nasi Goreng is an Indonesian style of fried rice. Completely different from the Thai fried rice, nasi goreng is spicy

Cottage Pie

Cottage Pie is a savoury casserole with a bottom layer of beef mince and vegetables, seasoned with all time favourite

Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Pot Pie is hands-down the kids most favorite dish. The crunchy puff pastry on the outside with a creamy

Curried Sausages

Curried Sausages is an Australian dish with sausages in a gravy of Keen’s curry and an absolute family favorite! It’s

Thai Rice Vermicelli Salad (Yum Woon Sen)

Thai Rice Vermicelli Salad, or Yum Woon Sen, as it is originally called is a tangy, spicy, salty salad with

Dill Crepes with Smoked Salmon

These dill crepes with smoked salmon are not only a healthy lunch, they are also an absolute showstopper on your

Mixed Nuts Spaghetti

Lots of my recipes begin with a story I guess and this Mixed Nuts Spaghetti is not any different, it

Tuna Bake

Ever since I’ve entered Australia, I’ve been exposed to many new dishes I never had before. One of these dishes

Chicken Curry Burger

This burger started off as an experiment for healthier meals. Originally I used turkey mince, because it contains more protein.

Mango Chutney Pork Chops

Mango chutney pork chops are smothered in a sweet and savoury marinade of mango chutney and a hint of chilli.