Friday, April 28, 2017

Lest We Forget!

It is important for students to learn the significance which flowers such as Poppies, play in our Australian history and culture. Maybe it is something which could be done annually as a family, i.e. to research the appropriate time to plant some Poppy seeds, so that they bloom around Anzac Day, each year!


Monday, April 17, 2017

Greek Salad!


* 200g piece feta  
* 3 medium lebanese cucumbers, halved lengthwise, thickly sliced
* 4 medium Roma tomates, halved, cut into wedges
* 1 cup (160g) pitted kalamata olives
* 1 medium red onion,halved,thinly sliced

Vinegar dressing:
* 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
* 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
* 1 garlic clove, crushed
* 1/2 teaspoon caster sugar
* 1/2 teaspoon chopped fresh oregano leaves 

Method:Step 1 - Cut feta. Place in a large bowl with cucumber, tomato, onions and  olives  
                    Step 2 - Make dressing. Place oil, vinegar, sugar and oregano in a screw-top jar. Secure lid. Shake to combine.
                      Step 3 - Add dressing to salad. Season with salt and pepper. Toss to combine. Serve