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Crispy Zucchini Halloumi Fritters
Crispy Zucchini Halloumi Fritters

Crispy Zucchini Halloumi Fritters with the golden fried crunch of the cheese and a perfectly cooked inside brimming with spices. Make the perfect zucchini fritter every single time with the salting and squeezing technique. This recipe makes 8 small snack-sized...

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...

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...

The Valentine Smoothie And Healthy Smoothie 101
The Valentine Smoothie And Healthy Smoothie 101

I have an addiction. I feed it at eight o'clock every morning. Long before I feed it, I am thinking about it. Wondering how it will make me feel. Today, I fed it as usual. My addiction. It made me feel voracious and larger than life. It felt indulgent and smooth and...

Basic Banana Muffins
Basic Banana Muffins

A simple, basic banana muffin recipe that can be adapted to your choice of flour, milk and fat. A recipe that will give you perfect golden-brown, crunchy high-topped banana muffins like the ones at the cafe. Nick always rolls his eyes when I pick up a big bunch at the...

Jam Frangipane Drops
Jam Frangipane Drops

What is "Frangipane" you ask? It is a pastry filling made predominantly of the almond meal along with butter, eggs, and flour. The ratio of almond meal is higher creating a creamy, textural paste. It is often used to spread on the base of a tart or galette before...

Doodle In The Cake Pan With This Fast Marble Slice
Doodle In The Cake Pan With This Fast Marble Slice

A couple of weeks ago I was rushing to meet my project deadline before picking my son up from school and driving him to a play date. I had 40 minutes at best after I wrapped up my final logo presentation before leaving home. Overcome with a sudden urge to bake [I...

Blueberry Chia Cardamom Lassi
Blueberry Chia Cardamom Lassi

Make an instant vibrant purple Blueberry Lassi (a traditional gut-healthy, cooling Indian drink) with frozen blueberries, yoghurt, cardamom and a surprise addition of chia. Thoroughly nourishing, ready in minutes and a great addition to your weekly meal prep for the...

Naankhatai (Indian Ghee Cardamom Shortbread)
Naankhatai (Indian Ghee Cardamom Shortbread)

Naankhatai is an Indian shortbread made with ghee and flavoured with some ground cardamom. It is a melt-in-your-mouth, buttery, sweet treat sold at sweet shops and grocery stores in India. My recipe is a four-decade-old mum's Naankhatai recipe that I have grown up...

Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake
Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake

A beautiful winter bake, this gluten-free, dairy-free Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake is baked low and slow for a gorgeous golden brown crust studded with perfectly caramelized winter fruit. Enjoy as a teacake or serve warm as a pudding with a dollop of cream or...

Mango Lassi Chia Pudding
Mango Lassi Chia Pudding

Give your chia pudding a delicious cheery update by making the most perfect mango lassi and soaking your chia seeds in it. Plus, learn about the perfect chia seed to liquid ratio. Infused with spices, this Mango Lassi Chia Pudding is one of the most delicious desserts...

Vegan Chickpea Masala Omelette
Vegan Chickpea Masala Omelette

This Vegan Chickpea Omelette is inspired by the Gujarati Pudla - a breakfast pancake made with besan flour, chopped tomatoes and spices. It is delicious, wholesome, healthy and ready in minutes. A great morning or afternoon snack with incredible health benefits....