The BEST Bobotie Recipe: gluten-free and fantastic!

best bobotie

This is the BEST Bobotie recipe! But for those of you that don’t know what Bobotie is…let me start by giving a brief introduction: AS SIMPLE AS POSSIBLE: Bobotie is a curry meat-based dish with a topping of milk and eggs. Bobotie is a well-known traditional South African dish. Many Afrikaans-speaking people claim that the […]

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Healthy Sushi Bowl Salad – Great Packed Lunch

sushi bowl salad

Okay, let be be honest here…this is NOT sushi ;P If you’re a sushi fan like me – you know that literally NOTHING trumps the real thing. But I must say that “Sushi Bowl Salad” is quite an accurate description if I do say so myself! Rice, tuna, avocado, black sesame seeds? Sounds like sushi […]

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For BREKKIE: Sweet Potato Fritters

sweet potato fritters

  On weekends, I LOVE to break the breakfast-mould – you know, from the usual healthy oats, cereal or whatever the poison may be. Last Sunday, I decided to concoct something new. Something that would go wonderfully with the works: bacon, egg, avocado and CHEESE! That’s the ultimate, right?! It all translated into my delicious […]

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Spaghetti Pizza: the leftover-saver

spaghetti pizza

This past weekend, I wanted to make a nice little snack to enjoy while watching the rugby (and compliment my brandy and coke). Suddenly, I had a brainwave to try making a spaghetti pizza. It had been in the back of my mind for a while (you know, trending in foodie magazines and on social […]

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Impress with this EASY Curry Recipe

easy curry recipe

Have you ever tried making a curry? If you haven’t…it is about time you started, because MY GOODNESS you are missing out on life! Let me get you acquainted with a good curry recipe that is DELICIOUS, NUTRITIOUS AND LAUGHABLY EASY – my Easy Curry Recipe!! There is absolutely ZERO need to be intimidated by […]

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Your HEALTHIEST Packed Lunch (under 400 calories)

Your healthiest packed lunch

Let me introduce one of my favourite lunchtime staples: Grilled Chicken with Pearl Barley and Mixed Vegetables. Trust me – this will be your HEALTHIEST packed lunch EVER! Maybe it sounds a bit fancy, but I can assure you that you’ll be able to sort out a WHOLE WEEK’S worth of packed lunches in less […]

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Easiest Chickpea Salad

easiest chickpea salad

In my house, we braai with family every Sunday, without fail. So we’re always looking for new ideas when it comes to side dishes. Sure – the meat is the easy part, but you can’t always  have the same old boring salad every week! And besides that – you also don’t want to be in […]

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3 Ways to Diet for your PERSONALITY

What is the perfect diet? Does it exist?   After years and years of research and reading everything there is to read on dieting, losing weight…THIS diet…and THAT diet…promises here and promises there…I was convinced IT DOES NOT EXIST!   But before you roll your eyes at me, thinking “oh my gosh, why is she […]

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Asian Stir Fry with ZERO Calorie Noodles

zero calorie noodles

  The day I discovered ZERO calorie noodles…oh my goodness…I thought: “Best invention. EVER!” I was curious about them, thinking maybe they tasted disgusting. Obviously, I bought them – took them home – and cooked something that I could add them to immediately. And I was surprised…they didn’t taste disgusting! What a score! They basically […]

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