This is a vegetarian biscotti recipe you just have to try! Biscotti originated as Italian almond biscuits in the city of Prato. Twice-baked, these oblong cookies are crunchy and traditionally dipped in Vin Santo, an...
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 vitamin-enriched nori pesto is packed with flavor and shows that there is more to nori than just being a wrap to roll sushi in. This is my newest addition to my ever-growing list of homemade...
This healthy Greek salad recipe with the addition of Israeli couscous is packed full of fresh produce and tossed in a light and refreshing lemon vinaigrette making it the perfect summer time salad. You know summer...
So, I know that the sweet flesh of the pumpkin is absolutely delicious when roasted without even having to do anything to it. But like most things in life there is always room for improvement....
Exploding with flavor and packed full of spices and cilantro, you are going to want to eat this chutney with absolutely everything. You will never have to buy a store brought tomato chutney again after seeing...
This quick and simple 6-ingredient salad is absolutely delicious and can be on your table in less than 30 minutes. Even though winter has come into full swing down here in little NZ I have still...
A Dutch oven is my favourite piece of cooking equipment to use during winter. It's just so easy to create meals that really pack a flavour punch with one of these bad boys, just like...
This vibrant, dairy free pesto has a fantastic smoky flavor and will make a great addition to your homemade pesto repertoire. I think I will have to call this ‘The Year of the Pesto’ as this...
If you're working on weight loss you need to read this. Here are some healthy foods that everyone NEEDS if they're trying to lose weight. A flat tummy is made in the kitchen with healthy food choices...
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...
Roasting your own fresh red bell peppers at home couldn’t be easier and these roasted red bell peppers are delicious! All it takes is a few steps and you will never have to waste money...
Are you looking for the perfect party dip? Then look no further, cause this Sweet Potato Hummus is just what you have been searching for. I love this time of the year down here in Auckland,...
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...
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...
Exploding with toasted nuts and dried fruit, this has got to be one of the most decadent and indulgent granolas out there. If you have a sweet tooth like myself then you are going to love,...
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 Butternut Squash Soup is loaded with vitamins, nutrients and tastes amazing, eating healthy couldn't be easier! Butternut Squash Soup is vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free and vegan. It is wonderfully thick and hearty soup which will keep...
Kaniwa or Canihua (pronounced ka-ni-wah) is a close relative of Quinoa and is the latest thing to be added to the ever-growing list of super foods. It is a seed that functions as a grain...
I guarantee this soup will warm you up on a cold winter evening, just like the one we are having here in Auckland while I'm sitting here writing this next post. One thing that I really...
Do you need an excuse to eat dessert for breakfast? Then check out this scrumptious Apple Crumble Granola. It is exploding with crunchy nuts, seeds and dried apple pieces. And I promise you that once...
Welcome to this quick and easy guide on how to make ricotta cheese. Ricotta cheese is a great healthy option that is low in fat, gluten-free and vegetarian. Ricotta cheese is loaded with protein (great...
Packed full of apple chunks and bursting with dried cranberries in every bite, you are going to love these healthy Christmassy flavoured muffins. So, these muffins are soooo gooood. I mean, when I made them I...
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...