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A Good Indian Raita Recipe
A Good Indian Raita Recipe

This basic Indian Raita is a quick, tried and tested, restaurant-style recipe that only takes 10 minutes to make. High in protein and packed with gut-beneficial raw veggies, this chilled Indian yoghurt-based condiment is super delicious and will make your next Indian...

Watermelon Feta Salad With Pickled Shallots
Watermelon Feta Salad With Pickled Shallots

When you have very little time but need to put out a showstopping salad that is sure to impress everyone, make this - Watermelon Feta Salad With Pickled Shallots! Bursting with unbelievable fresh flavours, this easy to make and utterly delicious salad is perfect for...

Homemade Fire Cider Tonic And Bubbly Fire Tonic Mocktail
Homemade Fire Cider Tonic And Bubbly Fire Tonic Mocktail

A Fire Cider Tonic is an ancient herbal remedy created by steeping a whole array of nutritional foods in apple cider vinegar. It is a crafted blend of horseradish, ginger, garlic, onion and chilli. It is strong, tart, spicy, sour and sweet and has one sole purpose –...

A Good Chimichurri Sauce
A Good Chimichurri Sauce

We are in the middle of the first week of February. This means that the kids have been at school for roughly about a week and I am already running out of lunchbox and after school snack ideas. To fix that, I have come up with a very fun idea. Every morning I meal prep...

Mango Pico De Gallo (Salsa)
Mango Pico De Gallo (Salsa)

Writing the first blog post of the year on your food blog is kind of like writing the first page of a novel. Either the inspiration hasn't struck yet or if it has, the words just don't flow. I wrote today's blog post several times over the last couple of weeks,...

Papaya Lassi
Papaya Lassi

I've never come across a papaya lassi on a menu anywhere. I wonder why because it is so darned delicious! And takes literally a few minutes to make. A papaya lassi is absolutely one of the best ways to ensure you eat more of this amazing fruit with all its glorious...

Sparkling Cherry Jelly
Sparkling Cherry Jelly

You know that Christmas is not too far away when the first batch of cherries start appearing at the markets in mid-November.  Cherries are just beautiful. Their delicate flavour and intense juicy red flesh make for excellent desserts. But the most magical thing about...

Papaya Barramundi Ceviche Cups
Papaya Barramundi Ceviche Cups

Papaya Barramundi Ceviche Cups should become the poster recipe for all your summer gatherings this year. There is no fish fresher than a Barra and Papayas are bringing people together with their golden-tangerine hued goodness, inside and out! A match made in summer...

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Plus Free Printable Gift Tags
Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Plus Free Printable Gift Tags

We don't get Pumpkin Pie Spice in Australia. Or canned pumpkin purée. At least, not very easily. You might find these items at a specialty online grocer but not in everyday supermarkets and stores. I suppose it is a very American thing? Just like the American...

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...

Blackberry Chia Pudding
Blackberry Chia Pudding

If you made and loved these sensational overnight blackberry oats, then you will absolutely love this lighter but more decadent blackberry chia pudding. It is one of the quickest things you could whip up for either breakfast or dessert and you will become addicted. I...

Sparkling Iced Lemon Tea
Sparkling Iced Lemon Tea

Who doesn’t love a good iced lemon tea? It is cold, sweet, tart and tangy with a good jolt of caffeine from the black tea. A thoroughly refreshing drink to sip on while you read a good book on a warm day or a great lemon hit to ward off the winter blues! I still...