Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Slow Cooker Whole Chicken


 
When I started cooking whole chickens at home, it was like I discovered a best-kept secret that the world's greatest home cooks were trying to hide from everyone. I mean, they are just so darn easy to pull off, requiring almost no effort at all, yet always turn out really juicy and flavourful...come on!!!
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Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Convenience food for school lunches - Don't let the food industry fool you



Thanks to Google, Pinterest and ideas on this blog, there are thousands of tips and suggestions for healthy and tasty food for the school lunch box. Thanks to the food industry, there are many unhealthy (but tasty) convenience packaged products specifically for the lunch box. The food industry advertises these products to kids who, in turn, pester parents to buy them. Savvy packaging and misleading descriptions about the product make it difficult for even the most avid label reader to determine if the product is, indeed, real food or just sugar and fat in disguise.

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Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Sausage and Pepper Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

 
 
Looking for a new way to enjoy spaghetti squash? Look no further! This recipe is easy to prepare and is a full meal all in one! The best part is, it's really delicious!
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Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Warm Roasted Beet Salad





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Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Peanut Butter Banana Baked Oatmeal

In preparation for busy mornings (I won't say what's just around the corner about to start again).  I've been trying out some new recipes to help my mornings run a bit smoother and to add some variety to our weekday breakfasts.
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Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Spicy Lentil Patties


Lentils are a new ingredient we have been experimenting with recently. These patties can be great for breakfast, lunch or dinner and are delicious with some eggs or a side salad. My daughter and I enjoyed them both hot and cold and always with a generous dollop of plain Greek yogurt.
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Thursday, 27 July 2017

Freezing Avocado






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