Lentil Dhal

Lentil Dhal

I love how versatile this Lentil Dhal recipe is, it’s my favourite and I always have some stashed away in the freezer. Firstly, it’s a super simple recipe, and it makes loads.  Secondly, it is really nutrient dense – rich in fibre and protein from...
Brussels Sprouts Slaw

Brussels Sprouts Slaw

Geez, Brussels sprouts get a bad rap!  Maybe it’s the memory or vision of grey-green overcooked mush that has lost all it’s sweetness and left all the bitterness.  I mean, that would probably do it! I love Brussels sprouts, and they are a regular feature in many forms...
Red Velvet Smoothie

Red Velvet Smoothie

Beetroot is a bit of a giver.  It’s a great vegetable that you can get a lot of bang-for-your-buck with on the nutrient front (you can usually tell these things by how richly coloured a fruit or vegetable is).  Beetroot is a brilliant source of folate (a great...
Nettle + Basil Pesto

Nettle + Basil Pesto

I know sometimes the pantry can start to look a bit bare in the lead up to shopping day, but have you ever thought to use the weeds in your garden?  Nettles (Urtica dioica) are a gardeners nemesis with their painful little spikes that can even manage to get through...