GUT FEELINGS

One year ago my son was diagnosed with a stomach parasite called Dientamoeba Fragilis. I didn't realise at the time but this parasite is way more common than I could have imagined & thanks to littlies & their still-developing learning to wash hands when going to the loo, this parasite is transmitted frequently in daycares, … Continue reading GUT FEELINGS

Cauliflower mash | vegan

It's probably already out of fashion now but cauliflower mash, I took a while to get to meet you but now I have, it's true love. My gorgeous friend Maria-Elena (check her out on Insta @thewellnessfountain) made me the most delicious cauliflower mash a few weeks ago & I swore I would try it at … Continue reading Cauliflower mash | vegan

3 ingredient dairy-free ice-cream

3 INGREDIENTS | VEGAN | GLUTEN-FREE | DAIRY-FREE | NUT-FREE | CHILD FRIENDLY | NO ADDED CANE SUGAR | LOW FRUCTOSE I made this “nice-cream” or vegan ice-cream or whatever you choose to call it because I have been getting mighty bored of the whinging of “Whats for afternoon teeeeeeea?” the whole walk home from … Continue reading 3 ingredient dairy-free ice-cream

Dientamoeba Fragilis

When I received a call from our family GP in June 2017 telling me that my six-year-old son had Dientamoeba Fragilis, I was totally unsure how treatment would progress. She told me it was great that tests had uncovered what was going on in his tummy BUT there has been conflict between doctors on whether … Continue reading Dientamoeba Fragilis

Pink grapefruit & strawberry frappe

VEGAN | RAW | GLUTEN FREE | DAIRY FREE | PALEO | LOW FRUCTOSE | JERF I have never done a juice fast, nor do I plan on ever doing one but I do love adding a blended smoothie / frappe every so often to get a massive nutrient hit in a condensed form (eg … Continue reading Pink grapefruit & strawberry frappe

Vanilla miso tahini fudge

VEGAN | GLUTEN-FREE | NUT-FREE | DAIRY-FREE | EGG-FREE | LOW FRUCTOSE | IQS APPROVED | 6 INGREDIENTS ONLY | ONE PAN ONLY I become innovative when I am craving something sweet - which is a dangerous attribute to have! After scanning the pantry, I came up with this combination which is incredibly fudge-like but … Continue reading Vanilla miso tahini fudge

Salmon & sweet potato patties

GLUTEN-FREE | DAIRY-FREE | PESCETARIAN |NUT-FREE (optional) | 7 INGREDIENTS ONLY | mixing bowl & pan only I'm all about making life easy, especially for families where it seems multiple meals are often made to address all family requirements. These salmon & sweet potato patties (better word?) are gluten-free, dairy-free, meat-free & can easily be … Continue reading Salmon & sweet potato patties

Easy (sugar-free) scones

VEGETARIAN | EGG-FREE | NUT-FREE | SUGAR-FREE INGREDIENTS 2 tspns apple cider vinegar 3/4 cup organic milk 2 cups wholemeal s-r flour 1 tspn baking powder 1tbspn organic butter METHOD Add the vinegar into the milk & set aside for 5 minutes, until the milk thickens (it looks bad, but is meant to be!) Pre-heat … Continue reading Easy (sugar-free) scones

Best low-fructose bliss ball recipes

Most bliss balls are crammed with fructose in the form of dates, or added sweeteners. It's time to step outside the box & try some of the awesome low-fructose recipes out there - choc full of nuts, cacao, seeds, coconut oil, & sweetened with nut butters, cinnamon, vanilla or a touch of low-fructose sweeteners including … Continue reading Best low-fructose bliss ball recipes

broccolini & sweet potato quiche

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