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...
Looking for something to make with your purple basil? How about our purple basil pesto! This homemade purple basil pesto recipe is a great alternative to the everyday run of the mill green version. You will never...
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...
These layered creations are literally bursting with flavor. Give them a try and you’ll love the jammy surprise. Doughnut muffin you ask? Don’t worry this is not some crazy concoction of mine they are just a...
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...
Now you can eat Poached Eggs Benedict all the time with my healthy superfood version, stacked with Quinoa, Kale, Smoked Salmon and Tahini. Once upon a time Poached Eggs Benedict would have been one of my...
Looking for a smoothie to kick start your day with that is packed full of antioxidants and flavor? Then look no further cause this smoothie ticks all those boxes. Who here has tried matcha before? My...
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...
A meat-free medley of protein packed spicy roasted chickpeas, broccoli and carrot unite with a herbaceous yogurt dressing to make this satisfying weekday salad. I am so excited to finally be entering salad season once again....
With the warmth of ginger and a zing from the lemon this chicken, ginger, lemon and quinoa soups has become one of my favourites on those colder days. Think of your classic chicken type broth based...
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...
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...
Great for a snack or an on the run breakfast fix, these quick and easy grain-free granola bars are packed full of Brazil nuts, an array of seeds and chunks of dark chocolate. I have been...
Packed with flavor and bursting with blueberries, these 8 ingredient, whole-wheat blueberry and oat muffins are the best tasting healthy muffin ever. So you know how I have been whinging lately about the soggy and depressing...
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...
Thick, creamy and packed full of flavor, this Blueberry, Orange and Coconut Smoothie is going to become your new favourite breakfast smoothie guaranteed! Where would my life be without a smoothie in my hand every morning? Breakfastless...
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...
This fresh and flavourful cilantro pesto recipe is quick and easy to prepare and will make a great addition to your homemade pesto collection. I have gone a bit pesto mad at the moment... but I...
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...
Ridiculously quick and incredibly tasty, this Easy Curried Coconut and Cauliflower Soup only requires 6 ingredients and can be on your table in less than half an hour. I can't believe that we are almost at...
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...
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...
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...