Kumera Kale Fritters

The last few weeks since returning from an incredible 3 weeks overseas exploring Europe (See my blog posts on Greece, Barcelona, Paris and London) have been insanely busy. I’ve also encountered the typical post-holiday blues and started planning my next adventures (a roadie up North and a South Island roadie). Since being back home, I’ve had … More Kumera Kale Fritters

Zucchini Pesto Pasta

Zoodles have been hitting the Pintrest world by craze and I just had to jump on this bandwagon. The no-carb, low calorie dinner which you can throw together in minutes without cooking? Seems to good to be true right? Well after much googling and staring aimlessly at food porn I finally ordered my own spirilizer. … More Zucchini Pesto Pasta

Junk Free June

Junk free June is just around the corner and it got me thinking. What is junk food? What does junk free really look like? For everyone this is different. Google defines junk food as ‘pre-packaged food that has low nutritional value’. Some define junk food as sugary drinks and chocolate, to others it’s takeaways and on … More Junk Free June

Snickers Bliss Balls

Peanuts, chocolate and caramel is one of the heavenly combos on this earth and a personal favourite. Which means anything snickers is an absolute soft spot and the ultimate temptation; snickers cheesecake, snickers shake, caramel chocolate slice, salted caramels, chocolate caramel cookies… you get the idea. Since joining the gym a few weeks ago I … More Snickers Bliss Balls

Cauliflower Pizza

A while back I went out for brunch with some lovely girl pals in Auckland after the tedious hunt for a new flat! Now here I am recreating the pizza in our beautiful new home! We went to one of my favourites, the Unbakery in Ponsonby. It’s a super cute wee cafe in the midst … More Cauliflower Pizza

Sushi Rolls

As far as Sunday’s go today was a rather lazy one. After a mid afternoon nap and lounging around I made myself useful in the kitchen. Today’s mission – Sushi. Fresh, delicious and healthy sushi. The beauty of sushi is not only how simple it is, but it is up to you to choose the … More Sushi Rolls

Tuna Patties

Canned Tuna has always been a staple in my diet. Back in the day, 2 minute noodles with tuna and cheese was a favourite after school snack. Now a days, I almost always a few cans of tuna in the cupboard to toss into my weekday salads. It is a great source of both protein and omega 3 – it … More Tuna Patties

Greek Gyros

This took me back to the carefree time running around Greece and Italy. Living off gyros, exploring the classical history, sightseeing and having a good old laugh with some great friends! During out stay in Greece we pretty much survived of gyros (there were about $4NZ for a tasty lunch and super quick as we … More Greek Gyros

Zucchini Fritters

These zucchini fritters have been on my to make list for a while now – despite being something I hated being served for dinner while growing up. Oh how taste buds can change. After some overwhelming pintrest research. I tweaked a few recipes as one could not simple just have zucchini and feta fritters but … More Zucchini Fritters