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High View of Pineapple Breakfast Bowls filled with Yoghurt, Fruit, Muesli and Almonds
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Pineapple Breakfast Bowls

The last days of February are flying by and that means that it is my last opportunity to eat fresh juicy pineapple until next Summer. So here is my big farewell to pineapples, strawberries and blueberries before they go out of season. Maybe I’m trying…

27 February 2017
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Pan Bagnat Salad

Pan bagnat is the name of a delicious sandwich which originates in Provence, France. Olive oil and olives are a specialty of this region which makes this sandwich not only extremely tasty, but also very healthy. Olives and olive oil are a good source of…

17 February 2017
fritters-with-lemon-wedge
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Capsicum, Corn & Zucchini Fritters

Do you rotate between salad and cooked veggies each night to get your veggie intake? Are veggies the boring part of your dinner? Like me, do you eat them first just so that you can save the tastiest elements (carbs!) of your dinner for last? Get…

14 February 2017
open faced fish tacos with vegetables on a wooden tray
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Fish Tacos

I always aim to eat the rainbow. A rainbow of coloured vegetables that is! That way I know that I am eating a variety of vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals. If you make this fish taco recipe you will have tried at least four different colours of vegetables…

30 January 2017
Quinoa, Rice and Tomato Pilav on a Blue Plate
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Quinoa, Rice & Tomato Pilav

This is one of those recipes that is just so more-ish that you keep coming back to the pot with your fork to sneak a few more bites while no one is looking. It also tastes fantastic cold from the fridge so it is…

29 January 2017
Peach and Yoghurt Popsicles on a Tray of Ice
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Peach Picking in Bilpin & Peach Yoghurt Popsicles

I made the 1-hour drive to Bilpin to pick some peaches on the weekend. I know what you are probably thinking…is it really worth the time, the cost of petrol and tolls, just to buy some peaches?  Maybe it isn’t for everyone, but the charming orchards…

23 January 2017
peach-and-nectarine-salad
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Peach & Nectarine Salad

I found some beautiful peaches and nectarines at Orange Grove Market on Christmas Eve…the kind that smell fragrant and leave juice dripping down your arms. That is an essential Summer experience in my books! Not only do they taste amazing, but a medium peach…

29 December 2016
bagels-up-close
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Homemade Multigrain Bagels

This half-Canadian was very happy when Costco came to Australia. I was even happier that Costco sold multigrain bagels! They were the closest thing to real Canadian bagels that I could find in Australia…dense, chewy, yeasty goodness! Then one horrifying day I discovered that they had…

9 December 2016