Sticky Chicken with Asian Slaw and Sesame Dressing

I added a new gadget to my ever growing stash in the kitchen. I’ve been meaning to buy a mandoline for quite some time. Although my knife work can be quite fast, it’s not what we’d call delicate or fancy so I decided to take let my kitchenware do the talking instead. It’s a revelation! … Continue reading

Healthy crunchy muesli bars

  It can be difficult to find some healthy snacks to pop in the kids lunch box or to stash in your drawer at work. They always seem to be high in sugar or fat or contain nuts. So with a little help from a recipe my friend Ali gave me and a few modifications … Continue reading

Bliss balls (nut free!)

Sometimes, I make small resolutions, little deals with myself that seem to be a good idea at the time but end up being a bit more work than I first imagined. This year I decided that the treats in my kids lunchbox, while not always 100% healthy, would at the very least be homemade. I … Continue reading

Quinoa & Spelt Crackers

Impress your guests! Homemade crackers are a sure fire hit at any gathering, they really are quite easy to make and people are always so damned impressed when I serve them. These contain lots of good things to rave about….lovely nutty spelt flour, chia and sesame seeds and quinoa, which is a complete protein and … Continue reading