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Cajun Sausage and Veggie Casserole

Well hello there lovely people. I’m so excited about this dish. Who doesn’t love a good casserole? And yes it is my second casserole recipe in a relatively short space of time but I’m not ashamed.This Cajun Sausage and Veggie Casserole will make your tummy smile, it’s the ultimate comfort food dish AND get this…it’s…

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Grain-free Chocolate Beet Cake

Chocolate cake is a classic. So everyone needs a go-to chocolate cake recipe right? That includes me, gluten, grain and sugar-free me! But let me tell you, this guy tastes so chocolatey and decadent that you would never miss the gluten or the sugar. Bring on the nut flour, beets and cacao to make this…

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No Sugar Caramel Rice Crispy Treats

One of the things I loved the most about my childhood was cereal. And no, I did not get the special spike-your-blood-sugar-then-crash-before-midmorning sugary kind of cereal. Although my sister and I fought hard in an attempt to convince my mom it was the healthier, more nutritious option. All the other kids at school got that…

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Rustic coconut crumbed fish fingers

Growing up, fish fingers were the go-to lazy lunch on the weekend or when mum wasn’t home to cook dinner. They were so delicious despite being minimally nutritious. There was something about the crispy exterior and tender interior that kept me going back for more. Now all these years later, I still crave that contrast…

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Loaded Cauliflower Mash

Cauliflower is amazing. I am always looking for new ways to use this incredible vegetable. Did you know that it is one of the healthiest foods around? Good ‘ol cauliflower, what a champ. It is known as a cruciferous vegetable amongst others like kale, broccoli and cabbage. These vegetables are cancer fighting so let’s get…

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Christmas Spice Cookies

How is it that Christmas is already around the corner? I’m pretty sure we were in June yesterday. Well I don’t know about you but it suddenly dawned on me that it’s Christmas in like 2 seconds and so it’s crucial to start making festive treats. My favourite treats for this festive season are: Mince…

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Millionaire Shortbread Cups (paleo and gluten-free)

The three best things in combination besides red wine, dark chocolate and a movie, would have to be shortbread, caramel and chocolate right? Perhaps you can come up with a better combination. But for now, let’s talk millionaire shortbread!  COCONUT FLOUR is the bomb. It just works so well in baking. If you get to know…

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Bangers and Mash with a Paleo Twist

Just in case you don’t know or need reminding, I live in Ho Chi Minh City. This piece of information is relevant because I am about to tell you about this butchery that has just opened up in my neighborhood. Shout out to Meatworks Butchery. A friend told me about them and since they are…

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No Sugar Chocolate Fridge Cake

These delightful treats take me back to my childhood. There is something about the texture and flavor that reminds me of fridge cake. Did you ever make these as a kid? It was literally the only thing I could ‘bake’ successfully during primary school. And it didn’t involve an oven so my Mum was chilled…