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 [...]

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, [...]

15min Greens Ginger Chilli Stir fry & Miso Tahini Dressing (vgo/gf)

15min Greens Ginger Chilli Stir fry & Miso Tahini Dressing (vgo/gf)

One thing is for sure, a stir fry makes a super quick and easy meal. Whether I'm in need of a fast mid-week meal or spending a Sunday afternoon doing some meal prep, stir fry is on high rotation in my  kitchen. They are also a great way to use up all your left over [...]

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 [...]

Supergreens Detox Salad + How & Why You Should Massage Your Kale

Supergreens Detox Salad + How & Why You Should Massage Your Kale

Massage kale?... Yes I did just tell you to do that, but before you start thinking about how ridiculous that sounds, hear me out. There's method to this madness. Firstly let's talk kale. This popular leafy green has been touted a superfood. But to be honest I'm not into following food trends or the latest [...]

Healthy Protein Peanut Butter Fudge: 5-ingredients (gf)

Healthy Protein Peanut Butter Fudge: 5-ingredients (gf)

Peanut Butter everythang!! To be more precise, Peanut Butter Fudge. With a twist... boosted with protein thanks to beauty benefiting collagen protein and Mayver's new Protein Peanut Butter. This peanut butter is simply roasted peanuts, peanut flour and a touch of salt, with no other additives. Ok so I've been a little fudge obsessed since [...]

Spicy Roasted Chickpeas (vg/gf) + the health benefits of chickpeas

Spicy Roasted Chickpeas (vg/gf) + the health benefits of chickpeas

Chickpeas are so versatile aren't they! Their buttery nutty flavour makes them delicious in curries, salads, buddha bowls, or as a moorish vegan snack. Not to mention they make hummus and falafel... yum!! Chickpeas are a great source of protein, fibre, iron, folate and numerous other nutrients (magnesium, vitamin C, calcium, zinc, phosphorous, vitamin B6, [...]

Broccoli crumbed with Polenta & Nutritional Yeast (vg/gf)

Broccoli crumbed with Polenta & Nutritional Yeast (vg/gf)

I'll admit I love simple steamed broccoli. But you know when sometimes you just want something a little more, I don't know... exciting? This deliciously healthy (and mighty quick) side dish changes the broccoli game! I've crumbed broccolini with polenta and nutritional yeast flakes. Then lightly pan cooked it to give it a crumbly "cheesy" [...]