The Quick Lunch: Thai Soup for One

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I'm back! And you know I'm back from my super-sunny Queensland trip when pretty much the first thing I do is put a second jumper on. I loved how awed everyone was when they wandered around Noosa beach on the first day of winter with the sun shining and them regretting their choice of jeans. But it was also pretty fun to come home to a brisk … [Read more...]

Meatless Monday – Lemony sprouted lentil salad


When I saw Aldi were selling little sprouters for $5, I thought it was high time I delved into the world of sprouting. I think I grew sprouts as a kid with a jar and some cheesecloth, but I've never tried sprouting anything else. I wasn't entirely convinced it was necessary, and it looked a bit too fiddly. Well I still mostly feel that way, but … [Read more...]

Black bean and sweet potato tacos


I am obsessed with Thug Kitchen. For the uninitiated, it is a vegan tumblr that talks about not eating overly-processed crap and gives recipes and tips for eating healthy, veggie-packed food. Only it is doing it with a bucketload of attitude and extreme swears. I cannot get enough. It has only been around since late last year, but it has … [Read more...]

Meatless Monday: Guest post – Indian Spiced Cauliflower


Ok now you'll just have to excuse Christie from Fig and Cherry for being better than me at Meatless Mondays - it's not her fault she's so awesome! And if you haven't checked out her blog, DO IT. She puts most food bloggers to shame with her incredible photography and fresh, seasonal cooking. I might have a little blog … [Read more...]