FoodKetoRecipes

Keto Korean Fried Chicken

If you know me, you’ll know that the way to my heart is with buckets of fried chicken… This recipe is even more amazing smothered in gochujang sauce (red hot pepper) which is like a Korean-style-sriracha. Crumb prep:1c almond meal/almond flour1c parmesan powder (I buy the pre-grated stuff and blitz to a crumb in my […]

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LifestyleZero Waste

Don’t Be Trashy…

5 ways to help our planet (and save yourself some money!) 1. Reusable bags (well, reusable anything!)Let’s start easy.Now, I’m super guilty of forgetting to take them with me, which is why I have such a big collection now… How cool is it these days that you can get bags that reflect your style and […]

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FoodKetoRecipes

Keto-friendly Gado Gado

I love how versatile (and beautiful!) this salad is. I use a mixture of seasonal vegetables and dress it with a keto-friendly peanut sauce. The vegetables. What I have used combinations of:shredded lettuce/cabbagetomatoes/cherry tomatoescucumber/carrot matchsticksbean sproutsblanched green beansblanched cauliflower/brocolli floretsbaby spinach/kale leaves The protein (optional). Traditionally you would use: hard boiled eggs, halved or quarteredtofu, […]

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FoodKetoRecipes

Easy Cauliflower ‘Rice’

Step 1. Wash and cut cauliflower into smallish florets.Step 2. Throw into a food processor and blitz until ‘rice/couscous’ consistency (approx 30 seconds).Step 3. Microwave covered on high for 5-10mins depending on the quantity and ‘bite’ you prefer, then uncover to cool and let steam evaporate.

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Birthday PartyKids

Lyon’s 8-BIT Minecraft Party

Well, I thought last year was hard with the Star Wars theme…but this year, I was even more stumped when the lil man insisted on a Minecraft party… I did a LOT of research. All up, the most time-consuming part was familiarizing myself with the theme (Lyon even endured trying to teach me how to […]

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FoodRecipes

Easy No-Sugar Choc Chip Cookies

Easy Choc Chip Cookies (with NO refined sugar or flour) This recipe has been going through my test kitchen for weeks, with tiny little tweaks each time to get it juuust perfect. It now has the seal of approval from BOTH my little gremlins. They contain no refined sugar or refined flour so are secretly […]

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DIYFoodLifestyleZero Waste

DIY re-usable food wraps

THE BACKSTORY:Four years ago, we made the conscious decision as a family to start making changes in our lives to help save our planet, and to become more educated and aware about the origin of the things we buy. We started with reusable bags and coffee cups. Expos gave us inspiration and education. One thing […]

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FoodRecipes

Sneaky Speedy Spaghetti

Below are both versions of our family fave. The first one is the no-time-no-frills version and the second is the always-hits-the-spot version. The ‘sneaky’ part is the finely grated veges you can add – we love courgette when it’s in season. Enjoy!   QUICK VERSION 1kg mince (we often buy the $13 value pack from […]

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LifestyleZero Waste

GETTIN’ FIGGY WIT’ IT

We made the switch to Figgy & Co when we had literally run out of everything (and we couldn’t avoid cleaning the house any longer…) This mix-and-match set is still going strong 3 months laterĀ  What we bought, and why: 1. The Laundry Starter PackĀ $45 2. The Dishwasher Bundle $29 3. Vegetable Glycerine 100ml $12.50 […]

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Birthday PartyKids

Mika’s Unicorn Party

Mika turned 3 (back in November!) and is into all things magical, so naturally I was super excited to put together her unicorn-themed birthday party! Being so close to Christmas, we had a limited budget, but I think we did good (and Mika was beyond stoked with her special day). Note the incredible venue location, […]

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