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Millet and Vegetable Patties

Millet and Vegetable Patties

This was the first time I’ve cooked millet. It is very similar to couscous with taste and look and it is very good for you. The pattie recipe is adapted from one of many cookbooks I own -Beautiful Food by Jody Vassallo. I cooked the […]

Artichoke Tahini Hummus

Artichoke Tahini Hummus

I love making dips from scratch. Not only are they fantastic as starters but great to use in sandwiches, wraps, as bruschetta and in salads. There are endless options to make a dip and you can whip one up in no time! Keep in a […]

Autumn Quinoa Salad

Autumn Quinoa Salad

“Food should be fun” – Thomas Keller If you can’t tell, I am loving quinoa at the moment. It’s so yummy and good for you and it makes me happy that my son loves it too! I made this for a friends housewarming party on […]

Roast Cauliflower and Chickpea Salad

Roast Cauliflower and Chickpea Salad

It’s ‪#‎meatfreeweek‬ ! Here’s one of my favourite salads. With a delicious mustard dressing, this roast salad is best served when still warm from the oven (but still yum the next day!). Recipe from: Gwyneth Paltrow cookbook ‘It’s All Good’. Ingredients: 1 x 400 tin […]