A twist on traditional pasta salad. Perfect for BBQs and family get-togethers. Orzo or risoni is a type of pasta in the shape of a large grain of rice.
These tasty chips can be whipped up in minutes to accompany your favourite dip.
As the weather gets warmer, it’s fun to spend more time outdoors. A picnic is a great way to enjoy your local park or beach and catch up with friends and whanau.
Here's your low-cost secret to making water extra tasty! You will be surprised how much more your family will drink.
Getting extra juice out of an orange or lemon is easy. Just warm the fruit for 20 seconds in the microwave on high before squeezing.
Potato salads are a great dish to take to a bbq or picnic. This salad is a different and tasty way to serve potatoes.
Everyone loves meatballs! Stuff pita pockets with these meatballs and salad for a tasty dinner or lunchbox idea.
Weekend fruit and vege markets are a great place to bag a bargain, save money and get your shopping done. Prices are often cheaper because the fruits and vegetables are grown locally and sold by the people who grew them. Look here for a market in your area.
If you want the best and tastiest vegetables or fruit, choose ones that are in season and grown in New Zealand.
If you see no added sugar on a food or drink label, it doesn’t mean it has no sugar. Have a close look at the ingredients list for naturally sweet ingredients such as fruit juice, honey, golden syrup, dried fruit or maple syrup, which are all high in sugar.
These patties are great served with salad, you could also try them on the BBQ or in a hamburger bun as a vegetarian option.
The kids will love these sticky soy chicken nibbles!
Stuff pita pockets with your family's favourite filling and pop into lunchboxes for something different and delicious. So easy too!
There are lots of ways you can make good choices about the snacks you and your family eat. These tips will help you swap for snacks that are just as tasty but better for you.
In recipes where tomato is cooked, use tinned tomatoes instead – cheaper and easier!