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Roast Carrot Soup

I have had quite a few requests for soup recipes recently, and given that the first snow of the winter fell this weekend – I think that is completely fitting! I am not sure if there is anything much better than indulging in a big bowl of warming soup with a hunk of crusty bread […]

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Thai Pumpkin Soup

The air is definitely feeling a little cooler now that we are well and truly into autumn, and whilst I do love summer, the autumn colours really are beautiful and the crispness in the air is a welcome relief after the humidity that we sometimes get here in Auckland. One of my favourite things to […]

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Carrot Cake Oats

If you love cake, and would love to be able to eat cake for breakfast (or indeed any time of the day) then this recipe is definitely for you! I have a sweet tooth – it’s true, and I know controlling that sweet tooth can sometimes be hard, but it doesn’t have to be when […]

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Pumpkin Pie Spiced Porridge

As the mornings are getting cooler, my go to breakfast tends to change – I tend to want something warmer and more comforting. Porridge is the perfect answer. Oats are a powerhouse – packed with fibre, cholesterol lowering beta glucans, low fat as well as being a reasonable source of protein, especially when you cook […]

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Lemon Bliss Balls

The other night I went out for an amazing dinner with friends to a place in Auckland called Paris Butter. It was just delicious, and could not be faulted. I especially loved the Tarte au Citron. Such an amazing, tangy lemon flavour. Now Tarte au Citron definitely falls under the ‘sometimes food’ category so I made […]

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Loaded ‘Nachos’

If you’re anything like me, then you are always on the look out for recipes that are healthy, satisfying and most importantly, delicious! If they are easy to prepare and won’t cost you an arm and a leg, then that is always a bonus as well, right?! I think I have cracked it with this […]