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Leon Healthy Fast Food

I really enjoyed all of the dishes, however my favourite would have to be the chilli chicken rice box

Bulgur, haloumi and mint salad.

1. Preheat barbecue to moderately high. 2. Cover bulgur in a bowl with 400ml boiling water. Stand for 30 minutes, stirring from time to time, until all the water has been absorbed

Turkey steak sandwich

1. Place avocado, sour cream, lemon juice and salt and pepper into a small food processor. Pulse until a smooth thick sauce forms
Snacks

Snacks

One of the issues that a lot of people have difficulty with, when trying to eat a more healthy diet, in my experience, is snacks
Gourmet Green Pizza

Gourmet Green Pizza

We have homemade pizza every week and it is one of my kids favourite meals to help prepare. Leftover pizza and pizza scrolls often feature in my kids lunchboxes, it makes a great change from sandwiches and an easy way to get loads of veggies into your kids too
Kids and Processed Foods

Kids and Processed Foods

As parents, we try and make the very best decisions for our children. We take our kids to the doctor when they are sick, administer medicines, try and prevent illness through good food, personal hygiene and lots of love
DIY - Sauerkraut

DIY - Sauerkraut

I’ve grown up with store bought sauerkraut regularly appearing on the dinner table thanks to my Latvian dad and grandparents
Tahini Cookies

Tahini Cookies

I’ve been doing a bi-monthly cookie gift basket to my parents this year. An awesome Christmas gift idea if I do say so myself
Very Moist Cranberry Pumpkin Muffins (Bobby Flay)

Very Moist Cranberry Pumpkin Muffins (Bobby Flay)

I mean ANYTHING yummy like toasted walnuts or pecans or dried fruits like dates or also cranberry. Happy BakingThis post is linked to the event, Little Thumbs up organised by Doreen from my little favourite DIY and me, Bake for Happy Kids, hosted by Eileen from Eileen's Diary at this post

Homemade Chicken Nuggets

My versions uses a whole bite of chicken breast, some flour, egg and breadcrumbs (made yourself with the best quality bread you can find)

Moroccan Eggs – Rustic, comfort Brunch recipe

I love to make a hot lunch over the weekend to break from my regular weekday sandwiches in a rush. A meal is far more enjoyable with time on my side and my family around the table chattering away
Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls with a Tangy Lime Sauce

Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls with a Tangy Lime Sauce

In fact, I bought a pack of the wrappers and kept them in my pantry for about a year, willing myself to use them, but I never did and the pack got wasted (arrgghhh so wasteful)
Easy Vegetable Wontons

Easy Vegetable Wontons

In the back of my head, I thought it would be ‘another useless gadget’ but it’s actually really cool and out of everything, I’ve probably used this the most
New in Oakley: Stone Bowl (Sushi and Korean)

New in Oakley: Stone Bowl (Sushi and Korean)

Now, I have to admit that I didn't know much about "the real thing" when it comes to sushi OR Korean dishes, so we brought along my sushi-savvy friend Beth and another couple who have some affinity for Korean cooking
Seriously Useful Soup Recipe

Seriously Useful Soup Recipe

An ideal time, I thought, to introduce my. have been using in my professional capacity for bloomin’ ages (and I mean

Cheesy Broccoli Quiche Cups

This was a great way to sneak in some spinach into the cups, broccoli is aways embraced by my children

Goat’s Cheese, Asparagus and Pancetta Quiche

Even my gorgeous (and a little bit fussy) nephew loved this. The ultimate taste test in my book. I have never made my own pastry, I’d love to know if it’s worth the effort
How can I make your childhood amazing?

How can I make your childhood amazing?

as I read through this article I found myself nodding and maybe even doing a bit of a fist-pump here and there (I was hiding at home in my office so I was only embarrassing myself)
Fruity Carrot Smoothie

Fruity Carrot Smoothie

This morning I am off to go down to visit the Bunbury port as part of my new role at work. In my current role I rarely get a day out of the office
ALOO METHI CURRY RECIPE|ALOO METHI SABZI

ALOO METHI CURRY RECIPE|ALOO METHI SABZI

As i mentioned in my Holi lunch menu post,here is the yummy aloo methi recipe ie,Potato with fenugreek leaves which is a great side dish for roti and rice