This cookbook is a keeper: One-dish Dinners – Easy all-in-one meals

One-dish dinners – Penny Oliver

Published by Penguin Random House (NZ)
One-dish dinners
I was lucky enough to receive a review copy of One-dish Dinners by Penny Oliver.  A long-time NZ food writer, Penny has written six cookbooks including Beach Bach Boat Barbecue and Single Serve.  The easy all-in-one meals theme of her latest book, One-dish Dinners, appealed to the busy-week-night-mother-with-hungry-chickens in me.  I work from home, so I have more freedom than most working mothers in that I can put tea on at any point during the day.  However, with after school trips to guitar lessons, choir practice and such-like, dinner prep time can be a harried affair.  On these nights, I don’t want to create a delicious healthy macaroni and cheese that uses every pot I have in the kitchen and most of the bowls as well.  I do want to create delicious healthy meals with minimum fuss and bother. Continue reading