A Healthy Muesli Slice

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My boys are growing. Bottomless pits. Devouring all that is in their path. A practice run I suppose to the dreaded teenage hoovers I’ve heard whispered about. And so every day I bake something for them. Scrolls, muffins of all … Continue reading

Potato, Leek and Cashew Veloute

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Lorraine, the beautiful ex ballerina, petite and graceful whose skills in the kitchen shone through in the classics she made. It was Lorraine that introduced me to many classical french flavour combinations, to the pillowy soft wonders of fresh homemade … Continue reading

Mandarin and Thyme Curd

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The rain had set in with drizzly determination. The kind of rain that threatens the spirit, dampening more than just the land, the kind that sends even the sweetest of kids to the dark side. After exhausting all the usual … Continue reading

Pumpkin, caramelised onion, fennel and apple soup

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I don’t often have a craving for soup, but when I do I indulge. There is no one factor that will set of my inner soup instinct yearning, I know that weather conditions can inspire some but for me it’s … Continue reading

Paleo Friendly Chai spiced Granola

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I love the turn of a season, there is fresh energy present a new beginning. The change between summer to Autumn is my favourite of them all. The warmth from the lingering summer sun but with a fresh cool movement … Continue reading

Coconut Chia pot with Coconut Cashew Cream, Anise Roasted Plums and Mango

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There is something intensely passionate about a pomegranate. A rich ruby hue, a sweet sour palate, the vibrant burst of the long contained juice. The smooth skin that makes way for a hidden heart full of jewels. A precious gift. … Continue reading

Sweet Potato, Date and Hazelnut Loaf

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It feels like an age since I’ve been here last. Christmas has gone and with it the new year and now a new season has appeared.   There have been excuses, plenty of excuses, but when it comes right down … Continue reading

Raw Carrot Cake Bliss Ball

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The promise of a storm, the first of the season is darkening the skies as I sit here in a moments quiet with my 2 babes asleep, breathing heavily nearby. There is something magical about a storm, energetic and free. … Continue reading

Raspberry, Almond and Coconut Friand

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Words have failed me recently. Lost. I had paused waiting for my muse to come back. It has been a long pause. Recipes and images have been flowing just the accompaniment of language has been missing.   Friands are one … Continue reading

Banana, linseed and chia bread

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I have wandered and my heart is happy. To a hidden gem surrounded by the sea. A week full of stunning daily sunrises and sunsets, of mud flats to explore and scavenge. It was time spent dazzled by nature with … Continue reading