Salmon Quinoa Salad

I, by no means, live a very healthy lifestyle. Always the fatty at heart, I’m at my happiest when I’m merrily stuffing my face, and it’s only when the next days hit that I realise how slightly off-balance I feel after a bout of indulgence. This is when I go through a ‘detox’ phase, which…

Strawberry & Chicken Salad

“Summer bodies are made in winter”, so they say. With this in mind, in the last month of winter I started changing my comfort-food habits and began to attempt to eat a little fresher, with more raw vegetables and lean proteins. This salad is an unusual but beautiful combination – anyone who has tasted the…

Breakfast Bruschetta

On weekday mornings where I have 10 minutes to eat breakfast, pre-preparation is the essential ingredient and I always go with something quick to throw together; porridge sachets for example, or my pre-made quinoa granola if I have any left. Breakfast becomes a routine, something to quickly satisfy the early morning pangs of hunger, while…

Prawn, Avocado & Quinoa Salad

And so continues the quinoa ‘health’ trend. I tried my hand at quinoa last week for the first time, to great success (see here), but at the time I hadn’t thought that a single cup of quinoa grain would make me close to four cups worth of the stuff. While I had used as much…

Paprika Chicken with Quinoa Tabbouleh

So I am currently experiencing the manic excitement that comes with having… NO PARENTS IN THE HOUSE. Which essentially means cooking for yourself. While I’d say that my culinary skills are slightly better than the average Josephine, I will admit that I rarely do any ‘cooking, cooking’ at home. The reason for this is that…

Rekorderlig @ Night Noodle Markets

It’s annual Night Noodle Market time!! I managed to make it this Thursday, the second last night that the event was on, and I was excited to hear that Rekorderlig had a beer garden at this year’s event. Its been great to see the gradual popularity of cider increase in the market as of late,…