Tag Archives: almonds

Healthy Chocolate Breakfast Nuggets

Healthy Chocolate Breakfast Nuggets

So I get to peruse interesting people’s blogs for work, and came across this little gem from Australian media personality Sarah Wilson. Remember that world-record setting bikini photo shoot at Bondi beach a while ago? She was the mastermind of that, and has held various mag-editing positions and TV hosting positions. Anyway! This recipe is… Read more

Easy Noodle Salad

This easy salad recipe will have you on your knees! Noodle salads can be hit and miss sometimes, but I promise that this one delivers. Tangy but sweet, crunchy but soft—it’s everything a crisp noodle salad should be. The first time my boyfriend made this I fell in love with it, and it’s a salad… Read more

Roasted Walnut Balls

Roasted Walnut Balls

I have to admit a guilty pleasure—buying second hand cookbooks online. They’re just such beauties. I recently ordered Looneyspoons and The Vegetarian Epicure. The Epicure, a 1970s cookbook by Anna Thomas, was exactly as I remembered it from my mum’s collection—a bit tattered around the edges, smoothed corners from plenty of use, yellowing pages, and… Read more

Granola Goodness

Granola Goodness

This granola (called “muesli” in Australia) was a staple in my house growing up. Whether we were at home, on a camping trip, giving it as a gift, or perfecting a granola bar recipe, this has always been the granola I’ve eaten and enjoyed. Store bought granola just tastes stale and flavourless to me now.… Read more

Seared Kangaroo Salad

Australians are oddly proud that they eat their national symbol. I’d say that Canadians can relate to this–beaver certainly isn’t available in your local grocery store as kangaroo is here, but how many national symbols were turned into hats for a few centuries? Kangaroo populations have grown in Australia in recent decades, so the federal… Read more