On a normal day, my first thought after I’ve had my morning coffee is usually “I wonder what to have for dinner tonight”. But there are certain days, when I’ve had a full day of meetings and barely managed to squeeze in two coffee breaks, that dinner planning has to take a backseat. On those […]
A lot of people think that if you add turmeric to your food, you’ll end up with something that tastes more like indian food than anything else. But really, that’s not the case. You can cook with turmeric without the flavour becoming overpowering and commandeering your dish! This dish is proof of that. There are […]
The theme on my blog this week has been on the health benefits of turmeric and trying to incorporate it more into cooking. My focus has very much been on turmeric based recipes, and finding easy ways to consume more of it. This recipe is for daal, the word normally used to describe traditional Indian […]
The first of five turmeric dinner recipes. Super simple and healthy king prawn and asparagus pasta, ready in 20 minutes! Perfect recipe for a healthy midweek meal.
Turmeric is most commonly used as a spice in cooking, but the healing property in turmeric known as curcumin has a whole range of health benefits that are still being researched. To name a few, turmeric acts as a natural anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant. So how do you consume it? Entirely up to you – toss […]
On Sunday’s, my fiancé and I generally have cheese night, where we put together an awesome cheese platter with charcuterie, and stuff our faces. It’s one of my favourite traditions. The best part about it though, is that we usually end up with some delicious leftover cheese! There are so many things you can do […]
When we were recently on holiday in Florida, I tried the infamous Red Lobster cheese biscuits for the first time, and they were AMAZING!! Fluffy, flavourful, melt in the mouth cheesy goodness. I’ve been dreaming of them ever since, and I thought I’d try make my own version. Needless to say, they turned out fantastic […]
I’m constantly trying to test out new things and try to make my favourite meals healthier so that I can feel less guilty about constantly stuffing my face. Even if it doesn’t always necessarily mean it is actually healthier, at least I feel better for trying! Food is a big focus in our home, so […]