Breakfast

Orange Bircher Muesli
Orange Bircher Muesli

Ah Spring! With your gently warm yet cool mornings, you make me want to hug a bowl of chilled overnight Orange Bircher Muesli while I listen to the birds sing. Creamy, delicious, citrussy and full of protein, fibre and spice, this muesli is the perfect refreshing...

Crispy Semolina Veggie Pancakes
Crispy Semolina Veggie Pancakes

If you love savoury pancakes, these veggie-packed Crispy Semolina Pancakes will make your day! More-ish and absolutely delicious, these wholesome pancakes are fluffy in the middle and oh so crispy on the outside. They are substantial enough to make a satisfying light...

Pecan Maple Banana Bread
Pecan Maple Banana Bread

Pecan and Maple have to be one of the world's best flavour combinations. And now it is in Banana Bread Form! This healthier, baked-with-spelt and very low unrefined natural sugar Pecan Maple Banana Bread rises high like the cafe versions and tastes amazing toasted! A...

Spinach Garlic Butter Beans
Spinach Garlic Butter Beans

Creamy butter beans cooked with caramelized onion and garlic and a hint of smokiness make the best topping for a good sourdough and freshly cut avocado. These Spinach Garlic Butter Beans are not only easy to make but are just like the ones you might find at a good...

Vegan Zucchini Corn Fritters
Vegan Zucchini Corn Fritters

The delicious Vegan Zucchini Corn Fritter packed with big juicy corn kernels, lots of spice and alliums; makes a great breakfast or after-school snack. Topped with relish, salad greens and a grilled protein of choice, it becomes an excellent light lunch! How Do You...

Hummingbird Muffins
Hummingbird Muffins

Inspired by the famous Hummingbird Cake, these Hummingbird Muffins are rustic and wholesome banana and pineapple muffins made with spelt flour, pecans, fruit and spices. A great sturdy muffin with caramel notes that freezes well and tastes super delicious. What's a...

Vegan Zucchini Bread
Vegan Zucchini Bread

A one-bowl, mix-and-bake Vegan Zucchini Bread recipe packed with pecan nuts, olive oil and loads of spices for a nutritious breakfast or snack. This foolproof breakfast bread has the best texture, a gorgeous crust that toasts to perfection and a soft, airy crumb that...

Homemade Spinach And Feta Gozleme
Homemade Spinach And Feta Gozleme

A quick Spinach and Feta Gozleme is one of the most requested and well-received after school snack at our home. I make it less than 30 minutes with my trusty yoghurt based gozleme dough recipe. The secret ingredient for faster rising and lighter dough is yeast. This...

Shakshuka Eggs
Shakshuka Eggs

  Every time I say Shakshuka, I feel a warmth creeping up from my toes to my neck. I am weird with words like that. I have favourite words and words I abhor. I have words that tickle me when I say them out loud and words that comfort me when I roll them off my...

Pick Me Up Veggie Muffins
Pick Me Up Veggie Muffins

A veggie-packed, easy muffin recipe with the most delicious crumb - these Pick Me Up Veggie Muffins honour their name. They provide the perfect pick-me-up at breakfast or supper and are a hit in lunchboxes. These veggie muffins are a simpler version of the...

Macaroon Bread And Eight Years Of Blogging
Macaroon Bread And Eight Years Of Blogging

  A delightful afternoon tea loaf baked with lots of coconut, raspberries and basil. This Macaroon Bread is quite unique and inspired by the famous chewy, coconutty macaroon cookies. When toasted, it goes extra crispy and crunchy due to all the coconut and is...

Nutty Cacao Smoothie
Nutty Cacao Smoothie

I have been a smoothie drinker for about four years now. On some days in the week, I will sneak in a smoothie mid-morning after my breakfast. And although green smoothies are nice and I will create a delicious glass once in a while, I am not fanatic about them. I feel...