Breakfast · Nutrition Information · Recipes · Smoothies · Snacks & Treats · Summer Produce

Buckwheat Tropical Smoothie

Buckwheat. I’ve decided it make an ideal addition to smoothies. Trick is to soak it in a bowl of filtered water in the fridge over night. The next morning the soaking water will have a syrupy consistency and may look a little…odd. Not to worry – just pour it into a fine wire sieve and… Continue reading Buckwheat Tropical Smoothie

Dairy Free · Dinner · Easy Meals · Entertaining · Herb Recipes · Recipes · Salads · Summer Produce · Wheat Free

Pickled Green Mango Salad with ABC Prawns

Green Mangoes. Yum! It’s not often I see these babies in my neck of the woods. You can source them in asian grocery stores or markets but I choose to enjoy them when they pop up this time of year in my local greengrocery shop. Today I decided to take a vietnamese pickled salad I… Continue reading Pickled Green Mango Salad with ABC Prawns

Nutrition Information · S.L.O.W. Food · Summer Produce

Summer Loving – Guide to Eating Right this Summer Season

When the temperature starts to rise in Summer, your eating habits also tend to change. You may find yourself preferring light salads over a casserole or stew. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), an increase in raw foods should be consumed in Summer to help release stored heat from the body that is accumulated during… Continue reading Summer Loving – Guide to Eating Right this Summer Season

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Let’s Talk About Pesto! Tricks to Designing your Own Pizazz…

Pesto was an obsession of mine awhile ago. It’s so simple and versatile and you can use whatever you have on hand if you keeps to these guidelines. You will need a food processor or fairly powerful blender. First… You need the veggie/herb base. It can be a mix of things or a simple pesto… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Pesto! Tricks to Designing your Own Pizazz…