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Chilli Crab Linguini
Chilli Crab Linguini

A non-saucy light seafood pasta brimming with lemony fresh flavours and a subtle hint of chilli is all you need on a Friday evening as you casually slip into the weekend, a chilled glass of white in hand (which goes really well with this dish). My delicious Chilli...

Crispy Vegan Potato Torte
Crispy Vegan Potato Torte

A new meal-prep favourite, Crispy Vegan Potato Torte - layers of thin buttery potatoes baked to crispy perfection. super versatile vegan and gluten-free meal that can be topped with eggs for a satisfying breakfast or some poached salmon and greens for a light lunch....

Vegan Cauliflower Vodka Pasta
Vegan Cauliflower Vodka Pasta

Who doesn't love a good Penne All Vodka - Al dente penne pasta tossed in a creamy vodka-tomato based sauce! Well if you love that, you will want to marry this recipe because it is the most delicious pasta you will ever eat. A creamy, decadent yet light Vegan...

Pumpkin Garlic And Sage Spaghetti
Pumpkin Garlic And Sage Spaghetti

A brilliant one-pan pasta dinner that is as light as it is delicious! This Pumpkin Garlic And Sage Spaghetti is perfect for your pasta-loving heart in summer when you still crave those delicious carbs but want something light and bursting with big flavours. It is...

Vegan Chickpea Green Garden Burger
Vegan Chickpea Green Garden Burger

It's here! My Vegan Chickpea Green Garden Burger that you have all been waiting for. It is packed with all the garden veggies and good spices and makes the best kind of weekday lunch. Smooshed in a soft burger bun with more good things like tahini sauce, smashed...

Bean Free Vegetarian Minestrone Soup
Bean Free Vegetarian Minestrone Soup

A solid classic Vegetarian Minestrone Soup recipe is the best thing to have in your weekly cooking schedule because it is not only cheap and super nourishing but full of fresh vibrant seasonal veggies. A delicious way to get a big serving of veggies into your diet....

Pink Italian Cream Soda
Pink Italian Cream Soda

I was a child of the 80s – big hair and scrunchies, colourful plastic hoops, baggy jeans rolled up at the cuffs, Backstreet Boys (and later NSYNC), Archie comics and Italian cream sodas. In fact, the last two go pretty much hand in hand, something I realized after...

Olive Oil Banana Bread
Olive Oil Banana Bread

If you are looking for a wholesome, lighter, dairy free banana bread recipe with a high toastability factor then you must bake this Olive Oil Banana Bread. Preferably tonight so you can cut yourself a thick slice tomorrow morning, toast it to golden perfection and...

Vegan Beetroot Quinoa Burger
Vegan Beetroot Quinoa Burger

This Vegan Beetroot Quinoa Burger has been a few months in the making. Using a Donna Hay recipe as my base, I set out to eliminate the egg and the feta which formed a large part of that recipe. The flavours were also very mild and to me, that translates as bland. I...

Bourke Street Bakery Dark Chocolate Raspberry Muffins
Bourke Street Bakery Dark Chocolate Raspberry Muffins

If you are really looking for a legitimate excuse to eat your favourite chocolate for breakfast, albeit in a softer gooier form and encased in a moist, buttery, raspberry studded cake; then you are in the right blog post with the most perfect recipe. The Bourke Street...

Coffee And Citrus Salmon Poke Bowl
Coffee And Citrus Salmon Poke Bowl

When I first set out to create a simple coffee infused salmon poke bowl, I had no idea that the end result would be a gorgeous starter dish full of delicious sophistication that would end up being a fixture at every one of our recent date night cooking sessions....

Iced Spice Coconut Latte
Iced Spice Coconut Latte

A good iced coffee can be a revelation.  There are so many elements fighting for attention in an iced coffee glass. The coffee, the sweetness, the milk, the flavouring. If one is more overpowering than the others, the balance is thrown off. After experimenting for...