Curry Recipes

The love for curry in my home has originated from my dad, who still to this day, will make himself a curry for dinner about 2-3 times a week. The same chicken curry, over and over, with slight variance in heat, but he loves eating his chicken curry and that’s great! When I got married,… Read more »

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake with Oreo Crust

Ingredients For the Crust 24 Oreo cookies-finely crushed 1/4 cup unsalted butter-melted For Cheesecake Filling 900 grams cream cheese – room temperature 1 1/3 cups powdered sugar 3 Tablespoon cocoa powder 4 eggs – room temperature 280 grams bittersweet chocolate-chopped For Chocolate Topping 3/4 cup heavy cream 170 grams bittersweet chocolate – finely chopped 1 Tablespoon granulated… Read more »

Chocolate Drizzled Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Ingredients 680 grams cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup Sugar 1 2/3 cups Reese’s peanut butter chips (or chocolate chips, and add in 2 tablespoons of peanut butter) 1/4 cup milk 4 eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract Tennis Biscuit Crust  Chocolate Drizzle  Method Heat oven to 230 degrees celius. Beat cream cheese and Sugar in large bowl on medium speed of mixer until smooth. Place peanut butter chips and milk in… Read more »

How to plan a food menu that will impress your guests

These days your guests are going to remember your event if the food was tasty! Because really tasty food creates happy feelings and you want your guests to leave your event having had a great time. This is not difficult to achieve but there are a few things to think about and a fair amount of administration… Read more »

Healthy Dinner Ideas

Why is healthy eating important? When combined with exercise, a healthy diet can help you lose weight, lower your cholesterol level, and improve the way your body functions on a daily basis. People of diferent ages and activity levels have different calorie needs. How much you eat of a certain type of food, such as… Read more »

Healthy Lunch Ideas

Eating breakfast, lunch and dinner is a good idea to make sure that you are getting  the correct nutrients into your body so that you can function at your best everyday. It is quite a popular theme these days for people to skip breakfast and/or lunch and then compensate for it by eating a massive… Read more »

Heathy breakfast ideas

Eating breakfast, lunch and dinner is a good idea to make sure that you are getting  the correct nutrients into your body so that you can function at your best everyday. It is quite a popular theme these days for people to skip breakfast and/or lunch and then compensate for it by eating a massive… Read more »

Choosing to eat healthy is a choice

It is on most people’s new years resolutions to eat more healthily, but then they struggle to do so. I think they struggle to because most people have a lack of understanding about what healthy and unhealthy food looks like. The other reason is that a lot of people assume they cannot afford to eat… Read more »

Almond and Cacao Energy Balls

I am someone who needs to eat smaller portions, but more regularly throughout the day. These date balls have been a lifesaver. They are absolutely delicious and so healthy too! This batch made about 28 date balls. This recipe is from Deliciously Ella. Ingredients 200g almonds (1 cup) 400g medjool dates (2 cups) 4 tablespoons… Read more »

Grain-free Apple Spice Coffee Cake

I decided yesterday I felt like baking a cake, and so I decided to try one of Danielle Walker’s recipe’s. As much as we can, Andrew and I try and eat more or less according to a paleo lifestyle, cutting out refined sugars and carbs however, we obviously don’t always stick to it. I was… Read more »

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      This recipe is sweet, but not too sweet, and light, rolls perfectly, bakes nicely, stays soft, freezes well, decorates great,…and of course it’s pretty easy! Ingredients: 3 cups flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1 cup unsalted butter 1 cup sugar 1 large egg 1 tsp. vanilla extract (I use clear) About a half hour before making… Read more »

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    You might be thinking that this is a bit of a strange topic to write an entire blog post about? I join you there! But what has sparked this post is that if I had a penny for everytime I have been grumpy towards the wax wrap that has melted onto the bottom of my… Read more »

  • Meet The Hungry Herbivore

    I never used to care much for healthy foods until I became more aware of what foods I am putting into my body. Alternatively I used to think I was eating healthy foods until I realized that yogy sips, low fat yogurt, and bread, just to name a few, actually aren’t that healthy for you… Read more »

  • Greek Yogurt Chocolate Fudge Ice lollies

    Ingredients 1 1/2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 cup chocolate almond milk, cow’s milk, or non-dairy milk of your choice 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups Vanilla Greek Yogurt (Full-fat recommended for creamiest results) Method In a small sauce-pan over medium-low heat melt the chocolate chips, stirring constantly, until completely melted. Add in the… Read more »

  • CHOCOLATE CHIP GREEK YOGURT PANCAKES

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  • Oatmeal Cookies

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  • Dark chocolate Almond Clusters

    I love a quick and easy dessert that does not require any baking. These clusters are so rich and dark that just one is satisfying enough! Makes: 12 Prep time: 12 minutes, plus 30 minutes refrigeration time Ingredients 1x dark chocolate slab, chopped 2 teaspoon coconut oil/olive oil/palm shortening 2 tablespoon maple syrup/honey 1/2 teaspoon… Read more »

  • Grain-Free Raw Brownie Bites

    Chocolate cravings. They always find a way into your head. There’s just nothing quite like the taste of chocolate. This recipe is so simple, and it takes under 20 minutes to make. You simply blend everything together, and then roll the ‘dough’ into bite-size brownie balls. This recipe usually makes about 8 medium-sized brownie bites, but you can… Read more »

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  • Juice #1: The Rehydrater

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