Cosy Roasted Butternut and Red Onion Soup

roasted butternut and onion soup

Suddenly the weather is getting colder, and the days are getting shorter. Winter is edging nearer and nearer. And I must say I’m excited! Sure, I’ll miss the sunscreen and bikinis – but I’ll happily trade my swimsuit for a cosy blanket, a glass of wine, and movie nights in front of the fireplace. Not […]

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Cheesy Sweet & Sour Stuffed Doritos Chicken

Doritos Chicken

And finally…   Meet Sweet and Sour Stuffed Doritos Chicken!   By now stuffed chicken is COMING OUT MY EARS because I’ve been experimenting and cooking it for a while now. But that said…I still love it! And this final stuffed chicken recipe was a winner as well! I threw it into the mix as […]

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The Spin-On-A-Classic Broccoli and Feta Stuffed Chicken

On to recipe number 4!   Are you ready for a delicious stuffed chicken recipe with some healthy greens? Why yes! This little number has an added vitamin boost. Broccoli is packed with healthy nutrients, and in particular, contains more vitamin C than oranges!   The classic combination we all know = spinach and feta…but […]

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5 Delicious Stuffed Chicken Breast Recipes

Stuffed Chicken Breasts   It’s delicious. That’s all I have to say.   Just kidding! Of course I will elaborate! I need you to believe me when I say that this little experiment turned out GREAT!   Why was it an experiment?   A meal for one isn’t really an exciting concept is it? Well, […]

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The BEST Roasted Butternut Salad Ever

Roasted Butternut Salad

This Baby will become your favourite!   I think we’ve all noticed…it’s getting chillier and chillier by the day! And this is not a good thing when it comes to keeping off the pounds. Comfort food is often the order of the day…and salads get tossed out the backdoor! This is a good time for me […]

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LESS THAN 400 CALORIES: Asian Chicken Salad

Asian Salad Cover

Meet one of my newest favourites! Not too long ago, I found myself having lunch with a dear friend at Woolies Café at Canal Walk. Both of us ordered the same salad (I was probably feeling guilty from a recent indulgence…or in fact, I probably wanted to order a massive slice of cheesecake for desert […]

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The Ultimate Veggie Burger

Ultimate Veggie Burger

  I must admit I was skeptical about creating a meatless burger. Why make something pretend to be something it’s not? All I could imagine was a piece of cardboard wedged between two buns.   However, I decided to attempt it anyway, and BOY was I glad I did. They were WONDERFUL! The “patties” were […]

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The Ultimate Homemade Jalapeno Popper

Ultimate Homemade Jalapeno Poppers

  One of my absolute FAVOURITE things in the world! Yes, I am a sucker for a good jalapeño popper! And LUCKILY they are quite common around my parts (Cape Town area) because most bar-type restaurants have them on the menu. Wahoo! But LISTEN – they are not difficult to make yourself! So easy in fact! […]

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