Plant-based Tempeh & Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad (vg/gf) + 5 Reasons to Eat More Plants

Plant-based Tempeh & Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad (vg/gf) + 5 Reasons to Eat More Plants

Perfect for a weekday plant-based meal prep, this fresh and easy to make salad is light but satisfying and is packed with protein and low GI carbs to keep you going all afternoon. I'm not vegan or vegetarian, but I do love a good plant-based meal. Whilst all my meals focus on plants first (at [...]

Crunchy Hemp Seed Granola Bars (vg)

Crunchy Hemp Seed Granola Bars (vg)

Having simple recipes on hand for grab and go healthy snacks can make life so much easier. These super crunchy hemp seed granola bars are packed with healthy fats, protein and fiber. And a better alternative than commercially made bars. These are the perfect bars to have on hand for a quick grab and go [...]

Sweet Potato vs. White Potato: which is healthier? + Roast Potato & Crispy Kale Salad with Green Goddess Dressing (gf/vg)

Sweet Potato vs. White Potato: which is healthier? + Roast Potato & Crispy Kale Salad with Green Goddess Dressing (gf/vg)

There seems to be a continued debate on whether white or sweet potato is better for us. Should we opt for one over the other? I did some research to find out how they stacked up nutritionally. Have a read then make this delicious potato salad recipe that can be enjoyed served warm or cold. It's [...]

Wholesome Lentil Dahl with Cauliflower Rice (gf/vg)

Wholesome Lentil Dahl with Cauliflower Rice (gf/vg)

This nourishing, protein-packed plant-based Lentil Dahl is perfect for easy healthy mid-week meals and meatless Monday's. Lentils are also great to incorporate regularly into any diet, particularly for vegetarians or vegans as they are a rich source of plant-based protein, providing all essential amino acids. Lentils are also packed with fiber for a healthy gut, [...]

Minestrone Soup (gfo/vg)

Minestrone Soup (gfo/vg)

I have a number of childhood memories of my Mum's and Nonna's cooking. They usually involve pasta or soup, I guess because we relate these dishes with comfort and family.  I remember my Mum making soup when we were sick, and still to this day its exactly what I make when I feel run down, [...]

Cauliflower, Quinoa & Kale Power Salad (vg/gf)

Cauliflower, Quinoa & Kale Power Salad (vg/gf)

This plant-based power salad tastes incredible! Full of roasted cauliflower, chickpeas, softened kale leaves, protein packed quinoa, with sweet orange and pomegranate, and sprinkled with pumpkin and pepita seeds for some crunch. I've kept the dressing light and easy, simply using some of the juice squeezed out of the pomegranate, and a high-quality extra virgin [...]

Turmeric Roasted Cauliflower & Pomegranate Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing (gf/vg)

Turmeric Roasted Cauliflower & Pomegranate Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing (gf/vg)

This is hands down the BEST salad I've ever created. It's fresh, healthy and so full of yummy flavours with only a handful of ingredients needed and easy to whip up in no time. It's vegan friendly (make it for meatless Monday), gluten free and low carb. But most importantly it's packed with nutrients, fibre [...]

5-min Green Goddess Dressing (gf/df/vg)

5-min Green Goddess Dressing (gf/df/vg)

A healthy, nutrient-packed green goddess dressing or sauce, that can be made in 5 minutes and eaten everyday? Yes please! Something I'm really big on is making my own sauces and dressings. You just won't find me consuming pre-made bottled/packaged dressings (with a couple of exceptions such as Sriracha). But why, you ask? It's because [...]

Summer Bircher Muesli with Mango (gfo/vgo)

Summer Bircher Muesli with Mango (gfo/vgo)

Bircher muesli is one of those great recipes that can be made ahead (i.e. the night before), so you have breakfast ready to go in the morning. Perfect for busy bees! You can even make a large batch and store in the fridge for the next 4 days. My version of this scrumptious breakfast is [...]

5 ways with Oats: How to make the Perfect Porridge & Overnight Oats

5 ways with Oats: How to make the Perfect Porridge & Overnight Oats

Oats are such a nutritional powerhouse and certainly one of my favourite breakfast meals! They make the perfect warming nourishing breakfast porridge in the colder months. And are fresh and delicious eaten cold as overnight oats paired with summer fruits in the warmer weather. What's even better is you can make a large batch prepped [...]