Homemade Almond Milk

Almond milk is a better alternative to cows milk. Not only is it lower in calories, it is hormone free, sugar free, dairy free (obviously) and lactose free. It is purely made from almonds. I use almond milk in coffee, tea, scrambled eggs, cooking, hot chocolates and often just on its own. If i buy…

Healthy ‘Fried Chicken’

Chicken pieces crumbed & fried in a healthy way. As always, gluten free, dairy free & refined sugar free. Ingredients 250g chicken pieces, cut into strips 1 egg, whisked 1 cup of almond meal Pinch of salt Olive oil Method Pre-heat the oven to 200 degrees c. Cut chicken into strips. Whisk egg in a…

Sweet & Caramelised Roast Pumpkin

Roast pumpkin with a drizzle of oil, rice malt syrup (or honey) and cinnamon. I use rice malt syrup instead of honey to avoid the sugar spike as honey is a very high GI food. I tend to leave the skin on when cooking my vegetables to increase my fibre intake and maximise the nutrient…

Vegan Lentil Patties

In this recipe I used some left over red kidney beans and lentils with loads of different spices. Ingredients 200g (1/2 can) red kidney beans, cooked 400g lentils, cooked 1 1/2 tsp garlic, crushed 1 small red onion, diced 1 tsp nutmeg 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp chilli powder 1/2 tsp tumeric 2 tbl olive…

Healthy Beef Burrito Bowl

I am all for cutting out the bread from the sandwich-or in this case cutting out the wrap from the burrito and filling in all that extra space with more nutrient dense ingredients in its place. Almost all commercially bought tortillas or wraps are packed with so many nasty additives like sugars, gums and thickeners…

Asian Soba Noodle Salad with Tofu & Orange dressing

A light-yet filling salad, very fresh and crunchy, filled with vitamins and minerals. The dressing gives this dish a fresh citrus aroma with a sweet after taste. Perfect for a pre-packed lunch or lunch at home. Serves 1 Ingredients Salad 1 ½ cups mixed lettuce ½ carrot, thinly sliced ¼ red onion, sliced ¼ cup…

Mexican Salad Bowl

A spicy, but fresh salad to keep you warm on a cold day, or cool you down on a hot day – prepare it to suit you. serves 1 Ingredients 1 tsp olive oil 1 garlic clove, minced ¼ red onion, diced 100g grass-fed beef mince ½ can organic red kidney beans 1 tsp beef…

Chickpea Asian Salad

Chickpeas contain a lot of protein, as well as iron and magnesium. Ingredients 1/2 carrot, shredded 1/4 onion, sliced 1 cup cabbage, shredded 1/2 cup mixed lettuce 1/4 cup bean sprouts tsp olive oil 1 garlic clove 1/2 zucchini 1/2 can chickpeas 1 tsp paprika 1/2 tsp tumeric 1 tsp nutmeg 2 tsp mixed herbs…