You guys, I know it's not my normal thing blending lots of fruits BUT I'm trying to get my body ready for the 30 or so hours of travel we are embarking on this Friday. I am keeping ginger farmers afloat at the moment with the volumes I am consuming. I'm also trying to finish … Continue reading Pineapple & blood orange frappe
I loved making a simple quiche, but I never seem to have the same ingredients in the pantry so it is different each time. This is also the first time I've prepped in the Thermomix. CRUST 1 cup almond meal 1/3 cup coconut flour 1 organic egg 1/3 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons white chia … Continue reading broccolini & sweet potato quiche
Cost is our biggest prohibition when it comes to healthy eating. let's face it, not everyone has $50 to spend on a protein powder, or "wellness elixir". As I am on maternity leave, I spend (too much) time trawling supermarket aisles, looking for not only the healthiest products, but also ones that won't send you … Continue reading Can you buy healthy foods at the supermarket?
VEGAN | GLUTEN-FREE | DAIRY-FREE NO ADDED CANE SUGAR, AGAVE, MAPLE SYRUP, COCONUT SUGAR OR DATES A few friends have asked about a quick, easy breakfast smoothie. Here's one which is packed with protein (chia seeds, PB, protein powder) & good fats (whole avo) 1.5 - 2 small bananas 2 tablespoons organic cacao 1 tablespoon … Continue reading Choc PB avo smoothie
VEGAN | GLUTEN-FREE | DAIRY-FREE | IQS | JERF | LOW-FRUCTOSE Anyone else find they open the fridge door a few too many times & can't work out what to prepare? I am spending so much time at home with a 9 week old who can't yet wear suncream, which means we are spending most … Continue reading Zoodles, mushrooms & peas
V VEGAN | GLUTEN-FREE | DAIRY-FREE | LOW-FRUCTOSE | JERF | IQS Loving salads at this time of year but while breastfeeding (I'm using that as an excuse for eating a lot), I need something a little more filling, hence adding quinoa as a source of protein & carbohydrates. As with all my recipes, adapt … Continue reading Cauliflower kale quinoa salad
VEGAN | GLUTEN-FREE | DAIRY-FREE Can be made nut-free / option of adding dairy or seafood I could not get enough of this delicious salad. It's one of those "what have I got in the fridge/pantry" combos after 2 long days of fun but exhausting family events....ah Christmas, I love you but I'm tired now.... … Continue reading Kale, carrot & quinoa salad
I look at my experiences differently as a Health Coach. Take last weekend as an example - 5 couples went away on a planned getaway. We booked out an expensive house, indulgent but lovely. I wasn't drinking as I hit 25 weeks of pregnancy but everyone else enjoyed quite a few drinks. We all enjoyed food … Continue reading How do we make Australia healthier?
There aren't many things better than pesto....I used some lovely organic parsley (from Wholefoods House) & freshly picked basil from our garden for a fresh, sour, salty & rich versatile sauce / dressing / dip. It's vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, sugar-free, grain-free. INGREDIENTS 2 cups parsley & basil, total 1 tablespoon nutritional yeast (I use an … Continue reading vegan pesto | GF DF