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Good Breakfast Veggie Muffins
Good Breakfast Veggie Muffins

These are very good breakfast veggie muffins. They are a nutrition powerhouse and packed with leek, spring onion, carrot, spinach, garlic, spelt, quinoa, oats and spices. Perfect to snack on with a dollop of mango or tomato relish! Yum! Nutrition Packed Powerhouse...

Gujarati Sambharo (Spiced Indian Cabbage Stir-Fry)
Gujarati Sambharo (Spiced Indian Cabbage Stir-Fry)

Gujarati Sambharo is an easy Indian stirfry dish hailing from Western India. Thinly sliced cabbage, carrot and capsicum are stir-fried in a hot pan with sizzling mustard seeds, curry leaves and a bevvy of spices for a warm, al dente salad full of sweet, spicy and...

Aloo Tikki - Indian Potato Patties
Aloo Tikki - Indian Potato Patties

This is my recipe for a basic Aloo Tikki - a spiced Indian Potato Patty served with fresh green chutney. The Indian counterpart of a hash brown, the famous Aloo Tikki is a favourite snack served with chai. Also used as a base for many street style chaat recipes, hot...

Spaghetti Fritters
Spaghetti Fritters

When my boys were little, I used to often make them Noodlecakes. This Spaghetti Fritter recipe is a more sophisticated take on that childhood recipe and a perfect antipasti snack when you are hanging out in the evening around the coffee table during the school...

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....

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...

Vegan Chinese Chilli Eggplant
Vegan Chinese Chilli Eggplant

You know that delicious Chinese Eggplant dish you had at the restaurant that you just can't stop thinking about? Delicious stir-fried eggplant pieces coated in a sticky, sweet and spicy chilli garlic sauce? Your prayers have been answered because I have perfected that...

Chilli Garlic Potatoes
Chilli Garlic Potatoes

Why have plain old boring potato fries when you can stir-fry them with spices and your favourite Chinese sauces? These Chilli Garlic Potatoes are inspired by the humble potato fries and Chinese flavours. They are healthier, highly addictive and intensely delicious....

Crispy Bay Roasted Smashed Potatoes With Green Sauce
Crispy Bay Roasted Smashed Potatoes With Green Sauce

Crispy Smashed Potatoes are the gold standard of after-school snacks! I mean, we can have oven-baked chips every day but if there is a better, more adventurous and crispier way to sample our afternoon carbs then .... why not? These bay leaf-infused crispy roasted...

Sticky Vegan Miso Roasted Carrots
Sticky Vegan Miso Roasted Carrots

Today, I am taking the hassle out of roasting carrots. No more wondering how long to roast for or at what temperature and no more mushy carrots. With my crowd-pleasing garlic and miso infused Miso Roasted Carrots! They are so good you will be eating carrots several...

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,...

Vegan Beetroot Carpaccio With Zesty Broccoli Crumb
Vegan Beetroot Carpaccio With Zesty Broccoli Crumb

A Beetroot Carpaccio is an excellent vegan appetizer or side dish for a plant-based feast. And it requires little to no effort and can be made a day ahead! Perfectly roasted beetroot slices topped with an instant zesty broccoli crumb, a tangy mustard sauce and toasted...