Mexican-inspired Pizza

JR, this one’s for you! I suppose this is a bit of a mixed recipe, incorporating Mexican spices into an essentially Italian idea. But, with its crispy crust, shredded chicken, chorizo, spicy crushed beans, double cheese, and blob of cool sour cream . . . I really don’t mind the fusion!…

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Low-carb Pizza!

I got the basic recipe for the base from Pinterest – http://terrastips.blogspot.co.nz/ – and was so thrilled with the results. Gooey, cheesy, stretchy pizza crust without all the carbs! Top however you like – I used sliced chorizo salami and olives. And extra cheese. Because, well, why not? This recipe can…

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Chai Soaked Oats

A shout out to my wonderful Cousin Mindy for the mason jar 🙂 Spicy and filling, this is such delicious treat. Santa, the darling, brought me some organic chai tea bags this year. I’ve been drinking them with a passion, and thought they’d be perfect in oats. They were. Cream…

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Lemon Custard Porridge

Custard-flavoured porridge is a most splendid way to wake up. Hot, creamy, and rich, it will enrich you with a sense of comfort. I whisk in an egg at the end of cooking to emphasise the custardy flavour, as well as adding extra protein. Serve with Greek yoghurt to further…

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Mango & Strawberry Green Smoothie

Thanking my Cousin Mindy for the mason jars! Perfect for post-Christmas, this cooling green smoothie is packed with sweet fruitiness and nutrition. Kale provides Vitamins A, B6, C, and K, as well as a host of minerals. This recipe can be gluten-free, egg-free, dairy-free, nut-free, and vegan. Serves 2 Preparation…

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Creamy Carrot Soaked Oats

I love “Carrot Cake Soaked Oats” (see my recipe in “Breakfast”), but there is always something annoying about the gritty bits of grated carrot. Sure, added texture is nice, but sometimes I want a bit of creamy comfort in my life. Enter this baby. A bowl filled with fibre, healthy…

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