• Gluten Free Lemon Blueberry Cake

    Gluten Free Lemon Blueberry Cake

    Janine
    • Prep time: 15 minutes
    • Cook time: 1 hour

    Gluten Free Lemon Blueberry Cake Yep, lemons and blueberries taste spectacular together, and as a gluten free lemon blueberry cake, they are fabulous!!!  And I know I keep coming back to this combo, but that’s because it is SO GOOD! But on top of that, this cake is easy to make. The longest thing that this takes is collecting the ingredients. Once you have that it literally takes less than 5 minutes to put it all together. And then it’s just a waiting game while it bakes. So how can I impart some wisdom for making this cake? Okay, so a couple of things… LEMON ZEST When you need lemon zest there are a couple of things that can make all the difference. First thing…

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  • Cold Poached Salmon with Horseradish Dill Mayo

    Janine
    • Prep time: 2 hours 20 minutes
    • Cook time: 10 minutes

    Cold Poached Salmon with Horseradish Dill Mayo Cold Poached Salmon; a beautiful whole side of salmon, slowly poached with aromatics and herbs, cooled then presented on blanched asparagus and served with fresh horseradish and dill mayonnaise. I love cooking salmon…

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  • Zaatar Recipe

    Janine
    • Prep time: 10 minutes
    • Cook time: 5 minutes

    Zaatar Recipe Growing up in a Middle Eastern household meant that our snacks were quite different from our neighbourhood school friends houses. While they were making themselves a toasted cheese sandwich, baked beans on toast or 2-minute noodles, it was…

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  • Fig and Walnut Bread

    Janine
    • Prep time: 20 minutes
    • Cook time: 40 minutes

    Fig and walnut bread recipe Do you love fruit loaf? Well, here’s a variation that is so much better… Fig and walnut bread! I love fruit loaf but often feel really disappointed when I eat it. I think it’s because…

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  • Prawn Quinoa Paella

    Janine
    • Prep time: 10 minutes
    • Cook time: 20 minutes

    Prawn Quinoa Paella This Spanish inspired Prawn Quinoa Paella is high in protein with the use of Quinoa and jumbo Prawns (shrimp). It only takes 30 minutes to make so is a wonderful mid-week easy-peasy, one-pan dinner for the family.…

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  • Easy Rocky Road Recipe

    Janine
    • Prep time: 15 minutes

    ROCKY ROAD RECIPE I must confess I wondered where Rocky Road came from, and the origin of this chocolate slice. So I looked it up and this is what I found: The origin of the dessert is debated, but the…

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  • Plant Based Buddha Bowl

    Janine
    • Prep time: 1 hour
    • Cook time: 1 hour

    Plant based buddha bowl Why a Plant Based Buddha Bowl? There are nights when all you want is a big bowl of veggies, when your body is saying, “that’s enough meat for now, thanks”. But for some, going vegan is…

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  • Granola 3 ways

    Janine

      Granola 3 Ways Granola, or Muesli as it’s otherwise known as, is a great breakfast or after school meal. I love that it can come in so many different flavours. And then of course you can really be specific about…

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    • Thai Fish Cakes

      Janine
      • Prep time: 1 hour
      • Cook time: 30 minutes

      Thai Fish Cakes Recipe Thai fish cakes have to be one of the most favourite dishes that I serve up for friends and family. My recipe for these delightful fish cakes is so easy and fool-proof because it uses very…

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    • Sticky Date Pudding with Caramel Sauce

      Janine
      • Prep time: 30 minutes
      • Cook time: 1 hour

      Sticky Date Pudding with Caramel Sauce | Gluten and Dairy-free Sticky Date Pudding with Caramel Sauce was always one of those decadent desserts that became a favourite when eating out. What makes this pudding is indeed that sticky luscious buttery…

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