Healthy San Choy Bau

Healthy San Choy Bau

San Choy Bau is one of our favourite, easy – prep meals that the whole family loves. When I say easy-prep, I really mean it. The only challenge you may come across is not tearing the lettuce leaves when preparing them! It’s origin is Chinese and means ‘lettuce wrap’, and what I truly love about it is the combination..

Nutrition and Sleep

Nutrition and Sleep

Good nutrition and quality sleep . They’re 2 of the pillars to wellbeing and essential for optimal health . To be the best version of yourself, you need to embrace both on a regular basis. And if one is left behind, the other lags too. They’re so closely interconnected. According to Maslows Hierarchy of Needs, at the very foundation..

Easy Break the Fasts

Easy Break the Fasts

Whether you choose to eat soon after you wake or wait a little longer, it’s important to break-the-fast with a nourishing meal. Gone are the days when experts say we should eat breakfast each day, and I know this comes as a relief for so many people that can’t stomach food soon after waking. There’s plenty of science now..

Savoury French Toast

Savoury French Toast

Traditional french toast recipes have a delicious sweet flavour, but the french toasts I make for quick & easy nourishing meals have a savoury blend with vegetables. I personally love a well constructed omelette served with veggies or salad, however the kids prefer a bread – base. And serving eggs on toast regularly can grow bland very quickly! The..

Perfect Patties

Perfect Patties

Perfect Patties are delicious bite and are basically a blend of any meat, veggies, cheese, breadcrumbs + an egg, scooped into a rounded shape and shallow fried. They are so versatile and work well with a variety of flavours and fillings. Below you’ll find the recipe for 2 of our ‘go-to’ patties : Salmon & Veggie + Chicken &..

10 Reasons To Choose Sourdough

10 Reasons To Choose Sourdough

Bread is one of the most well-known & widely consumed foods in the world. Like most foods however, there are great varieties & not-so-good varieties available. And if you’ve been with me for a while, you’ll know that my advice aims to educate & limit confusion when it comes to health, nutrition & well being advice. We know that..

Foods To Beat Fatigue

Foods To Beat Fatigue

One of the most effective ways to reduce stress, limit fatigue and prevent illness is by consuming a variety of wholesome, nutrition-dense foods. Yet there are times when life throws a curve ball (or 10) and, no matter how wholesome your everyday diet is, you can find yourself feeling drained and struggling to find the energy for the most medial tasks. You’re not alone! A majority..

Power Meatballs

Power Meatballs

Behind the power of these meatballs lies maple – sauteed onion, the ease of preparation and the state of satiety they deliver. Meatballs never have to be boring,  you can make them so much more by adding vegetables, sweet and savoury flavours. Delicious, nutritious, protein additions to main meals. Or perfect for snacks, lunchbox fillers, appetisers and finger foods. Ingredients : Makes approx. 20 meatballs 1..

85/15 Balanced Lifestyle

85/15 Balanced Lifestyle

The 85/15 Lifestyle is all about balance. ‘Balance’ has to be one of my favourite words to describe good health, for good reason. When our lives are in a state of balance, our overall physical and mental health thrives. There’s plenty of evidence available about the benefits of eating well and exercising, but there is also a rising illness called orthorexia that takes it to..

For the love of Olive Oil

For the love of Olive Oil

There is plenty of conflicting information out there when it comes to dietary fats.  What’s ‘healthy’ and ‘unhealthy’; what fats are best to cook with and more. Here’s my professional & clinical view about the best fat of the bunch. I’m talking Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO); why it’s a good oil to cook with and why its safe and beneficial..

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