Baking

    CHOC OATY COCONUT COOKIES (GF)

    September 11, 2021

    Another day another cookie – I had hoped to photograph and stack of these chocolate beauties but there was only one left by the time I got there. Here’s my big girl cupping the last one which I swiftly ate. I can’t claim this recipe, it’s a version of a mindfood choc crisp shared by my dear friend Victoria. Here’s my altered recipe below (with less sugar and honey, plus we used GF flour) 125 g butter 2 tbsp honey 1 cup flour…

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  • Mains

    SMOKY CHOWDER W/ BROWN BUTTER, BLUE COD, PAUA & SAGE

    Here’s a really special dish perfect for Father’s Day. It’s chowder but not like you’ve ever tasted. Smoked paprika and sweet kumara pair perfectly with buttery blue cod and salty paua in this delicious…

    September 11, 2021
  • Baking Breakfast

    ORANGE & VANILLA BUCKWHEAT WAFFLES

    We’re a wee bit late to the waffle party in our house. Until 2 months ago I’d never even made them. It’s been a bit of a revelation and we’ve been making all sorts…

    September 11, 2021
  • Dessert

    RETRO MOUSSE WITH THE MOST

    I have to have a little chocolate every single day so consider myself and expert in this field. It’s my treat at the end of a hard day’s work. Because it was the weekend…

    August 20, 2020
  • Mains

    LEEK, RICOTTA & FENNEL TART

    1 tbsp olive oil 2 leeks, chopped (white parts only) 1/2 tsp chilli flakes 1 1/2 tsp each fennel seeds 4 garlic cloves, chopped 2 cups mixed greens, roughly chopped (e.g. herbs, spinach) 1/2…

    May 23, 2020
  • Dessert Recipes

    CHOCOLATE HUMMUS

    Who wants a recipe for Chocolate Hummus? I first tried it at Trader Joes on one of Blair’s work trips to Seattle and since travel again is a loooong way off I thought I’d…

    April 20, 2020
  • Baking Recipes

    CRACK BROWNIE – (GF!)

    Sickly treat alert! Chocolate and caramel lovers – this one is for you. And for those who care its gluten free. Cut it into small squares as this is rich and delicious. 120g dark…

    December 18, 2019