Fruit Salad Pikelets

Fruit Salad Pikelets I also like to call these ‘More is More Pikelets’ after a guy I once worked with who used to say If less is more, think how much more more would be. My husband and I have made our own shorthand version of this saying which is simply More is More. I…

Chocolate and Strawberry Zucchini Muffins

Chocolate and Strawberry Zucchini Muffins Another recipe which packs some veggies in. This also has less sugar than most muffin recipes, uses wholemeal flour for extra fibre and contains olive oil instead of butter. This recipe was inspired by the Dark Chocolate Cake recipe on the wonderful blog by Catherin Katz Cuisinicity. Makes about 18…

Chocolate Muesli Slice

  Chocolate Muesli Slice This slice is a little bit indulgent, but still full of good things and high in fibre. Ingredients 1 cup coconut oil 1 cup cacao or unsweetened cocoa 3 tbsp honey 1 cup rolled oats 1 cup shredded coconut 2 cups nuts (I’ve used a mixture of walnuts, macadamias and almonds…

My kitchen garden

I’ve always loved the idea of growing my own food. At the house we lived in before the one we’re in now, we had two apricot trees, a small fig tree (always full of ants), a nectarine tree, a plum tree that only ever had about three plums, an enormous walnut tree that used to…