Food and Recipes

Welcome to the YOURLifeChoices Food and Recipes page. Enjoy our quick and easy recipes which are updated twice-weekly and categorised by the main ingredient which makes finding what you want easy. For example our Dinner page has a large selection of food under categories such as Beef, Chicken, Lamb, Seafood and Vegetarian meals.

If you have a sweet tooth, our Cakes and Baking page features a chocolate pudding to die for. The Pasta page has a delicious Tuscan Potato Gnocchi. Or if you're looking to host a party or just have a couple of friends around, our Party Foods page has a large variety of recipes ranging from Salt and Pepper Calamari to Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil.



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Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and Cheese

Our recipe for the ever popular Macaroni and Cheese is quick and easy to make. ...

Toad in the Hole

Toad in the Hole

Toad in the Hole is a classic British dish that shouldn’t be forgotten.

Spare Ribs with BBQ Sauce

Spare Ribs with BBQ Sauce

Our Spare Ribs with homemade BBQ sauce makes an inexpensive and full of flavour meal.

Sweet Chilli and Chicken Noodle Salad

Sweet Chilli and Chicken Noodle Salad

Start your week right with this healthy Sweet Chilli and Chicken Noodle Salad.

Adam's Salt and Pepper Squid

Adam's Salt and Pepper Squid

Salt and Pepper squid is a favourite Australian summer dish.

World's strangest national dishes

World's strangest national dishes

Five strange foods from around the world you might be adventurous enough to try … ...


Pickled Eggs

These Pickled Eggs make a cheap, healthy and tasty snack.

Pickled egg

Scotch Eggs

These Scotch Eggs are an old favourite and also a hit with company.

Scotch Eggs

Steak with Blue Cheese Butter

Our Steak with Blue Cheese Butter has the perfect amount of tang.

Blue Cheese Steak


Eating healthy on a budget

With a little extra planning and preparation anyone can eat well on a tight budget.

Save on shopping

Confusing diet information

The smorgasbord of diet information available is confusing

What are the facts?

5 foods for younger-looking skin

It may be your diet which is the key to firm, healthy looking skin.

Which are the five best foods?


Sausage and Sweet Potato Casserole

In need of a warm and comforting dish for dinner?

Winter warmer

Saucy Banana Foster

Why not rustle up this dessert for a tropical ‘escape’?

Go bananas

Hearty Prawn Gumbo

You can rest assured that our Hearty Prawn Gumbo will hit the spot.

Go gumbo

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