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Superfood Salad

Superfood Salad

This is a recipe that my partner Jeremy came up with last summer and it's now a summer time staple for us.  It's great to have for dinner on a really hot night or if you don't feel like eating too much protein.  What's great about it is that it is filled with so many...

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My Healthy Christmas Lunch – Dessert

My Healthy Christmas Lunch – Dessert

This dessert is slightly less "healthy" than I would normally advocate but hey, it's Christmas! Sometimes you have to live a little!! I will provide some alternatives to the conventional recipe which comes from Delicious magazine.  I had to post the front cover of...

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My Healthy Christmas Lunch – Main Course

My Healthy Christmas Lunch – Main Course

Main - Turkey Roulades with Sage Stuffing   This turkey recipe is great if you are time poor plus who wants to spend all of Christmas day in the kitchen? Ingredients 4 x 180g free range or organic turkey or chicken breast or thigh fillets 2 tbs chopped sage plus whole...

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My Healthy Christmas Lunch – Entree

My Healthy Christmas Lunch – Entree

Last Christmas I invited everyone to come to lunch at my place.  We were a smaller group than normal as my brother and his wife decided to stay in Sydney.  For me, it was an opportunity to entertain (which I love to do) but also an opportunity to design a menu that...

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Healthy Home Made Aioli

Healthy Home Made Aioli

Fat is such a contentious issue these days!  For a long time, we thought we needed to minimise the consumption of all fats, more recently we discovered certain fats were good and others were bad.  Even more recently it turns out we were mostly wrong, our ancestors had...

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Yoga Alchemy

Yoga Alchemy

I have to confess, I am somewhat of a sporadic Yogi. I was once a dedicated Ashtanga Yoga practitioner, rising religiously at 5am to ensure I was on my mat and ready for my daily practice at 6am.  I did this for close to 2 years in my 20s, inspired by a few of my Yogi...

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6 Hour Braised Brisket

6 Hour Braised Brisket

I love nutrient dense food that's easy to prepare. That's why I absolutely love my slow cooker.  The benefits of slow cooked foods are becoming more widely acknowledged and this is particularly true in relation to meat.  Eating meat that has been cooked at high...

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