Harold Holt – out of the drink

By pure chance I discovered that there is a new kid on the block (notice hipster 90s reference) whilst out walking one lunch last week. The Harold Holt Espresso Bar has been open for 6 weeks now, taking over from the old Boat Restaurant. First test was the purchase a coffee … there is some…

Coconut Water

The new ‘thing’ to drink … Coconut water is meant to be great for hydration. Read about it here … I was very sceptical until my naturopath mentioned it was worth trying out … and I trust her opinion. So off I went to purchase my first bottle.  After chilling it as suggested I took…

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…