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Cream of Cheddar-Cauliflower and Apple Soup

Ease of Preparation: EasyPreparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: 25 minutesServes: 8 Ingredients 1 cup (250 ml) leeks, chopped 1 garlic clove, chopped 3 tbsp (45 ml) butter 4 cups (1 litre) cheddar-cauliflower cut in clumps 1 cup (250 ml) potatoes, peeled and cut in pieces 5 cups (1.25 litre) chicken broth 2 Cortland apples, peeled, […]


Blueberry Jam

Gorgeous freshly made jam (that only takes 5 minutes) on homemade scones on a tray in bed with a cup of tea…How romantic is that?… Makes about 550ml (19fl ozs) Ingredients 375g (15ozs) blueberries (fresh or frozen) 25ml (1fl oz) water 300g (12ozs) sugar 3 tablespoons lemon juice Method Place a saucer in the fridge. […]


Get it done – Pergola

  Shopping List Poles 75 – 100mm treated: 8 x 3,6m 2 x 3m 30 Lats of 3m 3 x pole brackets for wall mounting 3m hoop iron strip Wooden lattice (in garden section) – according to size you want to close off. 8 x coach screws 8 x 100mm Raw bolts to fit brackets […]

Chuck's Day Off

Oven Roasted Potato Fries

Yield:  4 servings. Ingredients 4 large russet potatoes, scrubbed but not peeled 3 – 4 tablespoons olive oil (45-60 ml) A pinch of sea salt A grinding of fresh ground black pepper A few sprinkles of smoked paprika A few sprinkles of steak spice Method Heat oven to 425 degrees (220 C). Cut potatoes into […]



Be inspired by Australia’s best beach houses and the lifestyles they create. The power and beauty of the rugged coast and the wonder of our magnificent beaches and harbors inspires some of our greatest homes.  From the our earliest childhood memories of the beach we dream of living in a true Sandcastle .   This show takes the audience inside […]

5-Ingredient Fix

Twice Cooked Turkey Meatloaf

PREP TIME: 15COOK TIME: 75SERVES: 6 Ingredients 2 pounds ground turkey 1 1/2 cups bread crumbs, homemade from good soft and sweet bread 2 eggs, lightly beaten  1 1/2 cups herb and oil marinated sun-dried tomatoes, pureed in a food processor, plus oil for griddle, preferably with garlic, herbs and dried tomatoes 1 tablespoon chopped […]


Steampunk Card & Kitchen Décor Chopping Board

This week on Show Me How, Gloria Bastos is joined by Tanya Cloete from FabScraps. She shows us how to make a contemporary streampunk greeting card and a stunning chopping board décor piece that will complement any kitchen. She will teach us various techniques such as inking, embossing, dry brushing, layering and so much more.  […]