Cheesy Quinoa Bites

Makes 24 Incidentally, this is one of the oldest recipes on the blog and see that plate, that's made by one of my oldest friends in Australia. Nicki's not the oldest in age, in fact, she's the same [Read More]

Avocado Dip

Serves  6 (easily halved) I am an avocado lover from way back. When I was younger I spent some time on a kibbutz in Israel. The kibbutz grew oranges, had a sock factory and had an avocado orchard. [Read More]

Perfect Crepes

These crepes are round, flat, tender and thin and can be filled with something sweet or savoury. I like to think of myself as a bit of a Francophoile, in part because I have French heritage, in [Read More]

Leda’s Eggplant Tzatziki

My friend Leda can turn the simplest ingredients into the most mouth watering dish and this tzatziki is a winning example! In Leda's original recipe she used capsicums but I only buy them when I'm [Read More]

Adam’s Anchovy Swirls

These bite-sized pastries are simple to prepare and impossible to resist! Ingredients 2 sheets of puff pastry 2 jars of anchovies How to 1. Preheat oven to 200 C/180C fan-forced. 2. [Read More]

Ultimate Greek Salad

Serves  4 When I was a kid, we used to go to this totally amazing Greek restaurant in North London. I can't remember how but somehow my mum and her mate, ended up at the knees up on the opening [Read More]

White Bean Dip

This white bean dip is vegan, low iodine, gluten free, dairy free but full of flavour. Basically, all you need is a can of cannellini beans and a food processor/Thermomix and you're good to go! This [Read More]

Sweet Chilli Sour Cream Dip

Making your own dips is so quick and so easy and this delicious dip is no exception. This Sweet Chilli and Sour Cream Dip has it all, it's creamy, it's tangy and it's fresh. Don't be put off by the [Read More]

Low Fat Healthy Hummus

Serves 4 This 4 ingredient hummus is low-fat, super healthy and totally delicious!  I've been a lover of hummus for as long as I can remember. In the olden days I bought it but when I [Read More]

Quick Beetroot Dip

Serves 4 (easily doubled) I'm not a survivalist but you'd find that hard to believe if you looked inside my pantry. We may only be a two person family but I have enough food in there to feed a [Read More]