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CAULIFLOWER PIZZA

CAULIFLOWER PIZZA

I have seen versions of cauliflower pizza floating around the internet for some time. I simultaneously thought ‘delicious’ and ‘oh God, why to people have to mess around with ingredients so much’. Of course, being me, I ignored my inner food politician and overrode it […]

BAKED SWEET POTATOES W/ MOROCCAN CHICKEN

BAKED SWEET POTATOES W/ MOROCCAN CHICKEN

It took me a while to decide whether or not I liked sweet potatoes. Seemingly hitting the supermarket shelves out of nowhere in the early 2000s (I swear the potato aisle in the ’90s barely saw anything but a King Edward), the sweet potato is […]

RECIPE: Carrot Soup with Charred Walnuts

RECIPE: Carrot Soup with Charred Walnuts

When winter approaches you need an arsenal of soup recipes to hand to get you through! This carrot soup is simple and quick, but best of all it’s warm, nourishing and cheap. Typically one of the cheapest vegetables you can buy, carrots are abundant all […]

Silverbeet Pumpkin Parcels – A Delicious Vegetarian Recipe

Silverbeet Pumpkin Parcels – A Delicious Vegetarian Recipe

When constructing meal plans I like to include as many vegetarian options into the weeks as possible to offset the meaty recipes. Not only does this help to cut costs but by eating vegetarian food in between meals of leftover meat, it is easier to […]

Roast Vegetable Salad with Tahini Dressing

Roast Vegetable Salad with Tahini Dressing

I love those few weeks of the year when Spring bursts onto the scene. Suddenly there are warmer days when the sun beams over tiny budding plants, daffodils line the verges with their frilly yellow faces, and heavy Winter coats seem to silently work their […]

Raw Cauliflower Salad with Japanese Dressing

Raw Cauliflower Salad with Japanese Dressing

When it’s truly hot outside the thought of eating can be quite unbearable. It’s a chore just to heave yourself away from the air conditioning unit, let alone prepare a meal. Thankfully, this raw cauliflower salad will help keep you nourished and provide you with […]

Fennel and Courgette Salad with Halloumi

Fennel and Courgette Salad with Halloumi

The first time I ate halloumi was at my brother’s Godmother’s house in our little Essex village of Colne Engaine. It was one of those perfect summer afternoons when the smell of warm grass hangs thick in the air and the sun gently prickles your […]

Poached Fish balls with Thai Salad

Poached Fish balls with Thai Salad

One of my favourite things to do on a ferociously hot summer’s day, the kind when it feels like the wind is blowing straight from a hairdryer, is wander down Victoria Street in the Melbourne suburb of Abbotsford. A short tram ride from the CBD, […]

Roast Vegetable Tart

Roast Vegetable Tart

If you put enough cheese on this vegetable tart, it is reasonable to get away with calling it pizza – which is how I sold this meal to my husband. I can only imagine the same lies work on children too!? This is a perfect […]

Poached Chicken Salad with Miso glazed Chicken Skin

Poached Chicken Salad with Miso glazed Chicken Skin

I know, I know, it’s Winter and I’m preparing salad!! This week I had a friend round for supper and wanted to prepare something light, super healthy and a tad refined. Mwah. This little salad fitted the bill perfectly – it packs loads of flavour […]