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Courgette Carpaccio with a Walnut Dressing

I can’t believe how quick (like 2 minutes) and tasty this little side is, it doesn’t even need many ingredients! It’s a fantastic salad-type accompaniment to any meal, and it’s also really great on it’s own for a starter or lunch. 99 more words


warm quinoa salad

I think we all have a meal for one that we turn to when we’re holed up inside working. something healthy to help us when we’re almost in hibernation, but yummy and enjoyable to make. 248 more words


Caremelised Whole Roasted Baby Carrots

Preparation time: 5min
Roasting time: 30-40min
SF, DF, GF, VG, Great for Kids

Oh my word are these little beauties absolutely delicious!  And so so easy and cheap to make!   472 more words


Carrot, Sweet Potato and Chickpea Chowder

80g chopped onions

120g carrots (I used baby carrots)

200g sweet potato, cut into chunks

5ml olive oil

5ml mild curry powder

25o ml veggie stock… 77 more words

Light Meals

Fresh Pasta - blue-cheese and caper butter and toppings

Store purchased fresh pasta cooked as per instructions (I used butternut ravioli and porcini mushroom triangles)


  • 125g butter
  • 1 Triangle of blue cheese (I used Tower Blue)
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Savory Sesame Oatmeal with Veggies

Have you ever tried oatmeal not with berries, cream or brown sugar, but with savory flavors? As someone who prefers salts to sweets, this take on oatmeal was right up my alley. 193 more words

Broccoli, Blue Cheese and Walnut Soup

Last night was cold. Perhaps not as cold as some places in this world, but cold for Auckland. We woke to find frost glistening on the grass in the early morning sunlight. 534 more words

Light Meals