Black Bean Brownies

I consider myself very lucky for not having any food intolerances or allergies. I’ve never been diagnosed with any condition that would restrict my diet or force me to avoid certain foods. I like to eat healthy and avoid fatty and highly processed food, but if once in a while I happen to indulge and…

Moroccan Turkey Meatballs With Zesty Quinoa

Packed with protein, satisfying and super healthy dish, perfect for a weekday supper. Lots of flavour without breaking the bank – what’s not to like? What you will need: 500g turkey mince 2 tsp each: chilli powder, ground cumin and ground coriander 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 onion, grated salt and pepper, to taste zest of…

Green Tea Banana Loaf

  I love green tea and am ready to try almost any recipe with it. I even tested matcha seasoning for pan-fried salmon once, but that’s a different story. And green tea ice cream… Mmmm, I find it hard to resist, so I guess it’s a good thing it is not widely available in Manchester….

Delicious Anzac Biscuits

Anzac biscuits are a traditional Australian favourite and a proof that just a few simple ingredients can make a tasty and comforting treat, perfect for dunking in tea. Quick and easy to make, too. Maybe not exactly healthy, but surely better than shop-bought sweets. And let’s be honest, a little cheat-treat on a Sunday won’t…

Easy Lentil And Vegetable Soup

Simple, comforting and budget-friendly recipe, great for summer or winter. I’ve never been a big fan of lentils, but I’m starting to change my mind now… Try it yourself. What you will need: 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 medium onion 2 carrots, peeled and chopped 4 garlic cloves, finely chopped 3 tsp ground…

Easy Teriyaki Chicken

I love Asian food – it’s so flavoursome and aromatic. In most cases it’s not that difficult to make either. This recipe is perfect for an easy and healthy weeknight dinner, with a short ingredients list and not much to prep. Serve with veggies and rice on the side. You will need: 380g boneless and…

Quick And Easy Healthy Banana Bread

You will need: For oaty topping mixture: 1/4 cup rolled oats 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1 tbsp brown sugar 1 tbsp melted butter For banana bread: 2 ripe bananas 1 large egg + 1 egg yolk beaten together 3/4 cup milk 1 cup wholewheat flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt…