Nutrition

A heart-healthy burger

Store-bought veggie burgers are convenient, but they are not as wholesome as the ones you can make at home. Not all packaged veggie burgers are made the same. Some contain a long list of ingredients, many of which are unrecognisable — a sign that the product is highly processed. Veggie burgers contain no animal protein […]

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Nutrition

Mango chia puddings

Made with only four ingredients, these creamy mango chia puddings are packed with vitamins, protein, fibre, antioxidants and other nutrients. They are great for breakfast, dessert or as a mid-day snack. And when the weather is cold, windy and grey, then why not indulge in a cup of tropical sunshine. Enjoy! Mango chia puddings 5 […]

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Nutrition

Butternut squash and apple soup (with walnut cream)

I’ve been away from the kitchen this month since my mother passed away just over one week ago. I am on a leave of absence from work and today, I was in the mood to create a recipe with fresh autumn ingredients. My mother would have enjoyed this wholesome autumn soup because she loved butternut […]

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Lifestyle and Fitness, Nutrition

Roasted curry cashews

Every now and then, people want to snack. Of course, it’s easy to reach for a bag of potato chips, pretzels or peanuts. And in moderation, each of these is fine. But, there are healthier – and tastier – alternatives. Today, I would like to share one of my favourites with you: roasted curry cashews. […]

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Nutrition

Pumpkin chocolate muffins

These healthy pumpkin chocolate muffins make for a delicious autumn treat. Moist and tender, low in granulated sugar and naturally sweetened with apple sauce, they are perfect for breakfast or a quick snack. Made with oat flour, pumpkin purée, walnuts, warm spices and dark chocolate chunks (but not too much), each bite is scrumptious. You […]

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Nutrition

One-pot potato, spinach and lentil dal

Made with dry red football lentils, ripe tomatoes, small tender potatoes and lots of fresh spinach leaves, this fragrant dal is a healthy, simple meal in one pot. Once your potatoes have been partially cooked in the microwave for 2 minutes and your ingredients are measured and ready to go, it can be made in […]

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