Easy Vanilla Coconut Granola Recipe

Easy Vanilla Coconut Granola Recipe

I have been making this delicious vanilla and roasted coconut granola recipe for quite a while now. Somehow, this amazing recipe and the beautiful granola pictures never seems to make it onto my website. I think because it’s such an easy granola to make, I take...
Deliciously Easy Apple Pie Overnight Oats

Deliciously Easy Apple Pie Overnight Oats

I have been making this delicious, healthy breakfast since it was known as bircher muesli! Did you know that what we know as overnight oats is also called Bircher Muesli? It was named after a Swiss Doctor, Maximilian Bircher Benner.  He created what he felt was the...
Winter Warming Potato & Fish Pie -Skinny

Winter Warming Potato & Fish Pie -Skinny

I’ve noticed a chill in the air of evening lately. When the weather cools I start looking for warming comfort foods such as this Potato and Fish Pie. The problem with a lot of winter comfort foods is they are high in calories and fat. This Fish Pie recipe is...
Chinese Style Pork Brioche Burger

Chinese Style Pork Brioche Burger

Welcome to my taste sensation, Chinese style pork brioche burger. I would love to make this for you myself, and sit, and watch as you take your first mouthful. It’s so good! All the components come together to make a fabulous, soft burger that just melts in your...
Olivers Real Food – An Alternative Fast-food

Olivers Real Food – An Alternative Fast-food

Omg! I never realised that green beans could be as addictive as hot chips. Hello readers, today I made my Olivers Real Food debut I’m not even travelling at the moment, but I wanted to sample a meal. Oliver’s is the new player in the “fast...
Healthy Eating Vegetarian Moussaka

Healthy Eating Vegetarian Moussaka

I hope you enjoyed a virtual tour of the Mediterranean Food Tour in my previous travel feature.Today I wanted to share my recipe for Vegetarian Moussaka. Regular readers may remember that I spent more than ten years as a vegetarian.  During this time I accumulated...
Easy Skinny Fresh Fruit Frappe

Easy Skinny Fresh Fruit Frappe

I have a tendency to skimp on my calories when it comes to drinks. My reasoning is I love food so much, I like to leave all my calories for eating. When I have drinks through the day I choose water, or a Diet Coke or Lemonade. That was until I came up with this skinny...
Lemon Caper Flathead – Julie Goodwin Recipe

Lemon Caper Flathead – Julie Goodwin Recipe

This delicious salad is a Julie Goodwin remake. I always love lemon and capers with my seafood so I had to give the recipe a try. However, since I find it almost impossible to stick to an original recipe, so this is my version of Julie’s Lemon Caper Flathead....
Healthy Crunchy Asian Pork Salad

Healthy Crunchy Asian Pork Salad

I promised I would do a post-Christmas recipe series which would feature some delicious low-calorie meal options. This one is a Healthy Crunchy Asian Pork Salad! The first low calorie recipe was from Michelle Bridges “No Excuses” Cookbook, Indian Spiced Chicken....
Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls – Alfresco Friday

Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls – Alfresco Friday

Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls are this weeks Alfresco Friday dish because they are the perfect starter for a summer picnic on the beach or a BBQ with friends. They are so much healthier than a cheese or antipasto platter and perfectly suited to the season. Having said...
Kale Chips w Garlic Lemon Aioli

Kale Chips w Garlic Lemon Aioli

Today I was given the absolute motherload of Kale. After reading so much about the health benefits of this plant I knew I needed to try it. I had been warned that it can be extremely bitter, but these curly leaves were not destined to form part of any healthy vego or...
Broccoli Salad w Lime Aioli

Broccoli Salad w Lime Aioli

What glorious, glorious weather we have been having!!! I am already in love with the feeling of Summer on the way, and we aren’t even in Spring yet! My shoulders are already sun kissed, the children have been swimming and we are about to have our first...
Balinese Corn Fritters & Thai Salad

Balinese Corn Fritters & Thai Salad

This tasty, healthy dish was inspired by my recent trip to Bali. We were shown how to make the most delicious spicy corn fritters in a cooking class, best of all, we were also given the recipe. During the same class we learned how to make a traditional peanut sauce to...