Mains

Maqluba”Upside Down” Cake

Every family has their own way of preparing Maqluba, which means “upside-down” in Arabic. This delicious savoury cake dish has countless variations in ingredients, measurements and technique. The basic method is this: a large cooking pot is layered with vegetables and rice; it’s cooked on the stove and flipped upside-down onto a large platter and served […]

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Mains

The Kale Salad

Kale is a hearty winter green that holds up well in soups and stews but it’s also wonderful as a salad if you serve it with this delicious creamy dressing. It’s so easy to make and is the best and most delicious way to get in those greens our body loves!  I can’t believe I […]

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Breakfast, Smoothies

Green Glow Smoothie

Summer is in the air and for some of us, so is the urge to clean. Instead of focusing all of that energy on the house and the yard, put some of it to use on your own body and treat yourself to this delicious and nutritious smoothie. Add in some hemp seeds for protein, […]

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Dessert, Snacks

Bounty Chocolate

Times surely do change! If you were to hand me a Bounty Bar 10 years ago, I would have looked at you like you had just insulted my existence. I thought Bounty Bars were totally granny chocolates and anything with fruit in my food dictionary I despised; especially in my desserts! I don’t know when I came to […]

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Dessert

Banoffee Pie

This has to be one of the most delightful and luxurious desserts you could serve; definitely in the top 10. Everyone who has tried this has absolutely loved it, and seriously couldn’t believe it’s healthy and good for you! The reaction I’d normally get is:“You’re lying Sarah, that can’t be possible!” Nope, and where health meets delicious on here […]

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Mains

Veggie Chipotle Bowl 

Quinoa is one of my favourite superfoods to use as the base of most dishes I make. It’s quick and easy to cook, filling (yet not too heavy), and since it doesn’t have much flavour it can be dressed up to fit any flavour profile. Since I love Mexican food occasionally, this time I decided […]

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Mains, Snacks

Mediterranean Roasted Potatoes

Potatoes are the perfect food for being creative with the spices you use, and it’s definitely my go-to side dish when I’m cooking a feast for family or friends. They’re hard to mess up and everyone seems to love them. This dish is infused with wonderful sweet chilli spices that aren’t too overpowering. The zaatar […]

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