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Vegan Lentil Soup (Gluten Free and Dairy Free)

Vegan Lentil Soup (Gluten Free and Dairy Free)

This Vegan Lentil Soup is a delicious, healthy and comforting dish, full of flavor from few and simple ingredients and a perfect lunch for babes on a budget – or anyone just craving something hot and tasty and, if you wish, slightly spicy. It will […]

Be My Valentine Sparkling Raspberry Grapefruit Mocktail

Be My Valentine Sparkling Raspberry Grapefruit Mocktail

This Valentine’s Day appropriate cocktail has all the flavor but none of the alcohol – full of deep raspberry flavors, a hint of grapefruit and topped of with pink pepper tonic to give it a grown-up taste and a bit of sparkle. So good you […]

Easy Homemade Pico de Gallo Salsa

Easy Homemade Pico de Gallo Salsa

This easy Pico de Gallo Salsa is healthy & packed with flavor – filled with yummy tomatoes, cilantro, lime and just the right amount of spice. Use it for tacos, fish, meat, for tortilla chips or to top a salad – either way, it’s delicious! […]

Lemon Ginger Mocktail

Lemon Ginger Mocktail

This Lemon Ginger Mocktail is a deliciously fragrant and slightly spicy non-alcoholic cocktail with all the wonderful health benefits of lemon & ginger. Without sugar this mocktail has a grown-up, non-sweet taste and works just as well for a cocktail party as it does as […]

20-minute Almost Vegan Thai Ginger Coconut Soup

20-minute Almost Vegan Thai Ginger Coconut Soup

This quick & easy Thai Ginger Coconut Soup is almost vegan and perfectly warm and cosy for the winter months. Based on a classic Tom Kha recipe, this one uses ginger in place of galangal and the end result is equally comforting. Every spoonful tastes […]

Foil Packet Cod with Tomatoes, Potatoes & Lemon

Foil Packet Cod with Tomatoes, Potatoes & Lemon

A quick, easy & healthy foil packet dinner that takes less than 5 minutes of prep and then cooks itself in the oven. All loaded with yummy tomato, lemon & basil flavors. This dish reminds me so much of a dish my mom used to […]

Easy Healthy Salmon Tacos with Ginger Avocado Salsa (15 minute dish)

Easy Healthy Salmon Tacos with Ginger Avocado Salsa (15 minute dish)

Healthy salmon is seasoned lightly, pan-fried quickly, and deliciously paired with a super easy Ginger Avocado Salsa to make the perfect healthy Salmon Tacos. All with just a few short minutes of cooking, loads of health benefits and even more taste! Tacos. Tacos tacos tacos. […]

15-minute Vegetable Pad Thai (almost Vegetarian!)

15-minute Vegetable Pad Thai (almost Vegetarian!)

This quick Vegetable Pad Thai is based on an authentic Pad Thai recipe, but unlike many meat-less versions it has broccoli and bell peppers, and no tofu. More good stuff, and still all the flavor! If there is one Thai dish that’s a little bit […]

Salty & Spicy Candied Walnuts

Salty & Spicy Candied Walnuts

Salty & Spicy Candied Walnuts are a delicious treat, great on their own or as part of a dessert – my favorite is to serve them together with Buttered Cinnamon Apples. They also make an easy DIY gift to bring along to all your holiday parties. […]

Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare

Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare

This Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare is the perfect quick & easy make ahead appetizer for New Year’s Eve, or any other dinner party. Delicious and sophisticated, it’s seasoned with spicy French Dijon mustard and a hint of rum, and topped with crispy fried capers that […]