Activating da Almonds

I should mention up front that this endevour has not been inspired by the recent Daily Diary of Pete Evans, which caused a massive Twitter Storm … Activated Almonds has already been suggested to me by my lovely Naturopath Lindy Cook (who also runs the awesome business My Green Lunchbox creating zero rubbish lunch boxes…

nifty flourless chocolate cake

Watching MasterChef has been known to inspire me in the kitchen … Sometimes. The other night I announced that I wanted to make a chocolate cake … I had a fluffy sponge in mind but came across a lovely flourless version online (where else do you find recipes these days, I say looking at a…

Snapper with roast beetroot and chickpea salad

All I wanted was hot chips, hot chips from the local greasy … But in an effort to regain pre-preggy healthy eating I decided to make something at home, although there was an internal tantrum at the start. I had taken Alice to visit a seafood outlet I had been told about in Coburg. Luckily…

Pear and Nutmeg Cake

When I was at our local fruit and veg place (‘go’ the West St shops, you rock the cheap produce) I spotted a bag of ripe pears and as on a budget decided to grab them and to make something interesting.

Mini eclairs to treat mothers group

A container full of bite sized eclairs are just waiting for me to fill them … The cream is whipped into shape with vanilla and little bit of sugar… If I had not just brushed my teeth I would eat one RIGHT NOW!

tea smoked salmon

This was a new dish for me to try….and I chose to do so on a Saturday night for my mother and aunt….risky yes…but sometimes you have to get the drama where you can.