There are so many great root vegetables like potatoes, carrots, parsnips, radish and beetroots that feature in some great main and side recipes.
Very yummy potato pancakes with beef mince inside. So good! You can change it up the way you like. Serve with sour cream. These are even good next day!
It's the best potato and leek soup I've ever had. A modification of a recipe I first tried at my dear friend Sonja's house.
This is a really moist and chocolatey cake. Simple to make. The kids didn't even realise it had beetroot in the first time I made it. Decorate by dusting with icing sugar or it is delicious served warm with custard.
This is a traditional station cooking recipe that was often made for shearers: potatoes and cooked mince topped with mushrooms and a cheese sauce. It is very filling and nutritious.
Chickpeas, potatoes and peas cooked with aromatic spices in a coconut milk base make this better than any restaurant curry I've tasted.
A quick and easy breakfast, that is loaded with diced potatoes and scrambled eggs all packed in half a hot large pita. Such a simple way to get your breakfast.
An easy but tasty vegetarian curry. Sometimes I add canned tomatoes with the potatoes if I have them.
These scones are heart friendly. They're low in saturated fat because they're made with oil instead of butter.
You can make these gnocchi ahead and freeze them until you need them. Serve with a plain tomato sauce, pesto or any pasta sauce for a quick tasty meal.
This is a really easy carrot cake that takes almost no time at all to prepare. I love in for afternoon tea and for picnics.