Our Deliciously Lean Apple Crumble

While my husband adores apples, I’m not much of a fan. I know, (gasp!) but it’s true.     I have noticed however, that I enjoy them much more, when they’re peeled.  I thought that that was a bad thing, since most of the nutritional value of apples are found in its’ skin, until I […]

Tuna Mayo v2.0: Mock Polony Salad

I remember a time when opening my lunchbox could possibly have been the highlight of my day. Being at school and finding my favourite fillings on my sandwiches was priceless – Thanks, Mom. Chicken and potato, vienna smoortjie,* and tuna-mayo were some of my favourite treats. *For my international friends: I haven’t found an appropriate […]

Guilt-free Banana Bread Oatmeal

Banana bread is one of life’s simple pleasures. It’s not fancy or complicated. But the fragrance, sweetness and moistness of a good banana bread, makes it an all-time favourite for many of us. This recipe was an accidental development. Last week, while making our vanilla oatmeal for breakfast, thought about switching it up a little. […]

Creamy, Dreamy, Nutritious, Chocolate Porridge

We highly recommend this recipe for mornings when you’re in need of extra care. It’s not your everyday kind of oats. It’s the kind you make on a relaxed Sunday morning, to share with that special person in your life. Furthermore, unlike pancakes and other breakfast delicacies, that take some time to prepare, this oatmeal […]

Delectable Chocolate Nice Cream in Minutes

Chocolate for breakfast, yaaaay!!! 🙂 Crash course on cocoa Did you know that raw cacao is actually healthy? Similar to green tea, cocoa contains a significant amount of polyphenols. Polyphenols are compounds that are found naturally in plants, and have antioxidant properties. For all of us who aren’t in the fields of medicine and nutrition, […]

Yummy 10-Minute Vanilla-Cinnamon Oats

As discussed in yesterday’s post, we are embarking on a four-week health journey. The objective for week one is to, Increase your fruit intake by starting your day with a good breakfast. The Breakfast Dilemma “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” “Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper.” We’ve […]