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Moroccan Sweet Potato and Chickpea Stew

This Moroccan Stew is a great Winter warmer and a really filling and healthy easy weeknight dinner. The recipe comes from here http://www.acouplecooks.com/2013/01/moroccan-chickpea-and-sweet-potato-stew/ . I’ve cut back on the sweet... Read More | Share it now!

Black Bean and Sweet Potato Chili with Cornbread

This Black Bean and Sweet Potato Chili was a bit of a find really. I had seen a couple of Chili recipes that included Cocoa powder which I found slightly intriguing. I know a lot of South American cuisine uses Chocolate in the dish and while... Read More | Share it now!

Puy lentil and baby Spinach curry – a 5:2 diet day treat

I rarely ate Lentils before this diet, it wasn’t that I didn’t like them, it was more that they were foreign and I didn’t really know what to do with them. However, once I had my first opportunity to cook these for a low calorie meal... Read More | Share it now!

Lemony Quinoa and Sweet Potato Salad

On Thursday I went to La Rumbla restaurant in Arrowtown which specialises excellent Tapas food. The first dish we had on the night was Blue Cod with Quinoa Salad. I don’t know what was in that salad, but despite all of the other amazing dishes... Read More | Share it now!

Cauliflower Rice – Nasi Goreng style – Mega low calorie

CAULIFLOWER RICE – NASI GORENG STYLE I’m back to Cauliflower in my never ending search for low calorie ingredients that are filling and have the potential to be delicious. This time I’m going to find out if the much read about... Read More | Share it now!

Corn Fritters with black bean chilli

Corn was on special at the supermarket the other day, 5 for $3 which was too good an offer to refuse. Usually I’d just BBQ it, or boil it, however I had a desire to have corn fritters, and while it wasn’t one of my low calorie days, I... Read More | Share it now!