Spring

Avocado Smoothie With Watercress And Lime
Avocado Smoothie With Watercress And Lime

I usually buy a big punnet of watercress from the veggie stall at the markets on Thursday, especially when I have a big weekend of entertaining planned. It is a great salad filler. But if it doesn't get tossed through a salad, it will sit on my fridge shelf...

Vegan Quinoa Mushroom San Choy Bow
Vegan Quinoa Mushroom San Choy Bow

I work from mornings until about 3pm. Then I stop and whip up something quick and fresh for the boys knowing that they are on their way back from school, hungry and tired. It is a part of my day that I enjoy the most. That half an hour slot to create something...

Air Fryer Veg Manchurian
Air Fryer Veg Manchurian

Air Fryer Veg Manchurian is a delightfully light and deliciously crispy take on the popular Indo-Chinese street food. Crispy golden veggie balls served in a lip-smacking Chinese sauce! This Vegan dish is a true treat for the senses and makes a great versatile main or...

Orange Bircher Muesli
Orange Bircher Muesli

Ah Spring! With your gently warm yet cool mornings, you make me want to hug a bowl of chilled overnight Orange Bircher Muesli while I listen to the birds sing. Creamy, delicious, citrussy and full of protein, fibre and spice, this muesli is the perfect refreshing...

Crispy Semolina Veggie Pancakes
Crispy Semolina Veggie Pancakes

If you love savoury pancakes, these veggie-packed Crispy Semolina Pancakes will make your day! More-ish and absolutely delicious, these wholesome pancakes are fluffy in the middle and oh so crispy on the outside. They are substantial enough to make a satisfying light...

Creamy Thai Chicken Noodle Salad
Creamy Thai Chicken Noodle Salad

A great fresh Asian-style Chicken Noodle Salad with lots of crunch and flavour. This Thai Salad is nut-free and gets its creaminess from coconut milk. Ready in just 15 minutes, it makes a very delicious, satisfying work lunch. Grilled Chicken, Soba Noodles And A...

Classic Greek Salad
Classic Greek Salad

Everyone must have a classic salad recipe that they can whip up in mere minutes. A fresh salad with loads of crunch and a palate-cleansing tart flavour. A Classic Greek Salad is that salad! Perfect in its construction of everyday salad veggies mixed with fridge...

Chinese Salt And Pepper Chips
Chinese Salt And Pepper Chips

A Vegan version of the famous Salt And Pepper Squid, this Chinese Salt And Pepper Chips made from potatoes is super crispy and absolutely delicious! Buttery, creamy potatoes coated in cornflour and wok-fried until very crispy and tossed in fragrant garlic and pepper...

Sticky Marmalade Chicken Wings
Sticky Marmalade Chicken Wings

Easy Sticky Marmalade Chicken Wings for a quick and satisfying weeknight dinner. Inspired by Asian flavours, these delicious chicken wings cook very quickly with just pantry ingredients. Another great way to use up that bottle of marmalade in your fridge! Easy Sticky...

Vegan Scrambled  Spice Eggs (Tofu And Turmeric Scramble)
Vegan Scrambled Spice Eggs (Tofu And Turmeric Scramble)

A lot has happened in the chicken coop in the past two years. We first brought home three Isa Brown hens in late 2011 - Mario, Luigi and Yoshi. A year later we added the majestic black Australorp Toad to the family. Then in 2014, we lost Mario, Yoshi and Toad...