Char-Grilled Prawn and Corn Salad


20 uncooked medium prawns 2 cloves of garlic crushed 2 Tbsp lime juice 1/2 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp caster sugar 1Tbsp olive oil 2 trimmed corn cobs 20g butter softened 2 Tbsp olive oil, extra 3 corn tortillas 2 medium avocados 1/2 iceberg lettuce 6 small radishes trimmed and sliced thinly 1 cup fresh [...]

Char-Grilled Prawn and Corn Salad2021-01-28T01:50:55+10:30

Nutritional Supplements for Mental Health


The worlds largest review of top-tier evidence, published in World Psychiatry, examined 33 meta-analyses of randomised control trials and gathered data from 10,951 people with mental health disorders including depression, stress, anxiety, bipolar, schizophrenia, personality disorders, and ADHD. The review found strong evidence for omega-3 supplements as an add on treatment for major depression, reducing [...]

Nutritional Supplements for Mental Health2020-03-03T05:52:36+10:30

Minerals and exercise increase bone mass and strength


Weight-bearing exercise is well-known for its benefits to bone health, including improving increases in bone mass, whole-bone strength, tissue quality and fracture resistance. As bone mass becomes less responsive to exercise as we age, it may be beneficial to maximise bone mass earlier in life. One strategy is to increase bone mass in early adulthood [...]

Minerals and exercise increase bone mass and strength2019-03-28T07:31:13+10:30

Mexican Zucchini Burrito Boats


4 large Zucchini 1 can black beans drained and rinsed 1 cup cooked brown rice 1 cup salsa 1 red capsicum diced 1/2 red onion diced 1/2 cup corn kernels 1 jalapeno cored and diced Splash olive oil 2 tsp cumin 1 tsp chilli powder 1/2 cup chopped coriander Salt to taste 1 cup grated [...]

Mexican Zucchini Burrito Boats2018-09-25T02:21:30+09:30

Lemon Bliss Balls


I love a good bliss ball. They are a good snack, an easy breakfast, an after dinner treat... the possibilities are endless. I made these lemon bliss balls last week and they are delicious! 1/2 cup cashews 1/2 cup almonds 1/2 cup shredded coconut 1 cup dates juice and zest of 1 lemon I put [...]

Lemon Bliss Balls2018-05-29T05:12:24+09:30

Lentil Soup Recipe


1 brown onion diced 2 carrots, peeled and diced 4 crushed garlic cloves 2 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp curry powder 1 tsp dried thyme 1 large can diced tomatoes 1 cup red or yellow lentils 6 cups of chicken or veg stock Pinch chilli flakes 1 cup chopped kale Juice of 1 lemon Salt [...]

Lentil Soup Recipe2017-06-14T01:27:13+09:30

Jamie Oliver’s Chicken Laksa


CHICKEN 4 Chicken thighs 1 Heaped tsp Chinese five spice 1 Tbsp honey 1 Tbsp sesame seeds 1 Fresh red chilli   LAKSA 1 Chicken stock cube Neck end of 1 butternut pumpkin grated 2 Garlic cloves 5cm piece of ginger 1 Fresh red chilli 1 tsp turmeric 1/2 Bunch spring onions 1 Heaped tsp [...]

Jamie Oliver’s Chicken Laksa2017-03-31T04:00:39+10:30

Getting Ready for Summer


This spring everyone is getting their bodies beach ready so I thought it was a good opportunity to discuss with all of you the diet questions many people ask me. ‘What is the best diet?’ is like asking how long is a piece of string. Everybody is different and will respond differently, however, there are [...]

Getting Ready for Summer2016-10-10T01:07:24+10:30

Immune Boosting Chicken Soup


Serves: 4 time it takes: 10 minutes Ingredients: 10 cloves garlic, smashed (approx 1 whole bulb) 2 tablespoon finely grated ginger 1 tablespoon fresh grated turmeric 1 litre (35  1/4 fl oz) chicken or vegetable stock 1 litre (35  1/4 fl oz)  water 500 g (17  1/2 oz) organic chicken breast, cut into chunks 2 [...]

Immune Boosting Chicken Soup2016-06-21T06:04:54+09:30

Quinoa Porridge


1/2 cup white quinoa rinsed 1 1/2 cups water 1/2 cup almond or normal milk 1 medium red apple grated 1/3 cup plain yoghurt 1 tbsp. raw honey 1 medium mango sliced or a handful of mixed berries 1 tbsp. goji berries 2 tbsp. pistachios roasted and chopped coarsely Combine quinoa and the water in [...]

Quinoa Porridge2015-11-02T03:48:14+10:30
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