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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...

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...

Green Pineapple Smoothie
Green Pineapple Smoothie

This green smoothie inspired by a cocktail I once had - a creamy pineapple concoction topped with green foam is absolutely delicious and utterly healthy. A whole punnet of baby spinach leaves and an avocado form the creamy green base while lime and pineapple slices...

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...

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...

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...

Salted Chocolate Chip Spelt Cookies
Salted Chocolate Chip Spelt Cookies

These delightfully easy, one-bowl chocolate chip cookies are delicious and highly addictive. Made more wholesome with a spelt flour base, dark chocolate, unrefined sugar and flecks of sea salt; this cookie recipe is the only one you will ever need! It is the MOST...

10 Minute Bean And Mushroom Fried Rice
10 Minute Bean And Mushroom Fried Rice

I often get asked about my fridge and pantry staples. But no one really asks me about what is always in my freezer. Frozen veggies! As a working mum and someone who is also obsessed with meal prepping, frozen veggies are the saving grace of all my after-school snacks...

5 Ingredient Caramel Shortbread
5 Ingredient Caramel Shortbread

A traditional shortbread would have white sugar. We haven't done white sugar in our home in years. Hence, I haven't baked a shortbread at home in years. But while reading A Cup Of Jo blog recently, I came across a recipe for Brown Sugar Shortbread that looked it was...

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...

4 Ingredient Basic Flapjacks
4 Ingredient Basic Flapjacks

Last week I was buried under work deadlines, a weekend project and my once-a-year bout of sickness (a nasty cold this time around which was remedied with essential oils, lots of chamomile tea, bowls of hearty turmeric and veg stew and watching Gilmore Girls on Netflix...

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....