I always make sure that I have a breast or two of this herb roasted chicken in my fridge. It is a fast and convenient way to have chicken on hand for putting into sandwiches,...
These patties are my jazzed up healthy version of my all time favourite Middle Eastern street food the Falafel. I have a love affair with Falafels. Whenever I eat out at my local Middle Eastern restaurant...
This comforting recipe has got to be the quickest way to cook risotto. All you need is your Dutch oven and a handful of ingredients and you can have this zesty pea, ham and Parmesan...
This goji berry and kaniwa salad is a great option for vegetarians as it is loaded with protein and iron. It can also easily be made vegan by substituting the honey for another sweetener! With a...
Roast Vegetable and Haloumi Orzo Pasta Salad
This salad is exploding with amazing flavors of roasted carrots and beetroots, basil pesto and grilled haloumi. Who loves salad? I do, hands raised high. But seriously the last thing I feel like munching on sometimes...
This stoup has been on my list of favorites for quite a while now causes it is quick to make and chock a block with flavor. When I first started making this dish it was...
Light, fresh, quick and easy, these chick pea crostini’s will make a great appetiser option for any type of gathering through out the Christmas season. It kinda feels weird posting Christmas recipes, I mean we have...
Spring has apparently arrived down here in kiwi land. I say apparently because it is not what you imagine spring to be like. I am yet to walk outside with a short sleeve top on...
This is another way you can incorporate my scrumptious roast pumpkin chunks into a dish. If you missed this post you can check it out at HOW TO: ROAST PUMPKIN CHUNKS. Pasta salads are one of...
With its classic combination of flavors, this Chicken, Cranberry and Brie pie has got to be the tastiest and the easiest puff pastry pie to throw together. Sooo….I have been noticing lately that you guys have...
Packed with flavor and super versatile, this quick and easy dish will change your breakfast, lunch and dinner life forever. Ok so I realise that some of you may not know of or ever heard of...
These super cute mini haloumi and chicken kabobs are easy to make, have a fantastic Mediterranean taste and are the perfect choice for feeding a crowd. Whenever I have a social gathering coming up my mind...
Learn how to make risotto like a pro with this simple and tasty smoked chicken, spinach and mushroom risotto recipe. Have you ever eaten risotto at a restaurant and wondered how they make it so unbelievable...
I love, love, love potatoes. They are one of the most amazingly versatile vegetables out there and I will eat them anyway they come. And if you love potatoes just as much as I do,...
This tahini and root vegetable stew is so easy to prepare and is filled with comforting flavors. This week has definitely felt like the beginning of spring down here in Auckland, New Zealand. Every day has...
This restaurant style pasta dish is packed full of amazing flavours and is easy to prepare in no time at all. Crispy bacon, tangy slithers of sundried tomatoes and shreds of kale tossed with fettuccini and...
I love eating pie. Sweet or savoury it doesn’t matter as long as it comes piping hot and full of flavor I am willing to burn the inside of my mouth off for one. The only...
As you may know this week one of my blog posts was about how to make the most gloriously nutty roast pumpkin chunks. And now that you know how to make these beauties into a...
Packed with warm flavors and a good hit of coconut you’ll really love this spicy chicken, tomato and coconut soup. When Kylie and I had the café soup was always popular over the colder months, we...
Packed with delicious super foods, this low-carb salmon recipe has got to be one of the easiest week night dinners around. Low-Carb Salmon Recipe: Salmon the superfood This salmon recipe is an excellent source of a number...
Quick, healthy and delicious, this is what Japanese cooking is all about. With a quick prep and cook time this simple meal can be on your table in less than 30 minutes. Delicious soba noodles...
Frittatas are a regular in our household, they are so full of goodness and they are easy to whack together. Today I made a winning combo for dinner that tasted so damn good that I...
This stew is so simple to make and is full of hearty flavour to get you through the cold season. I don’t know about you but I am not a lover of cold weather. I don’t...
This Spaghetti Bolognaise Bake is a hearty and delicious dinner using the meat-based sauce which originated in Bologna, Italy. The other week I felt like making a pasta bake, a regular occurrence in our household. So...