Gluten Free

March 2, 2009

Grilled Fish with Almonds

This is one of my most favourite ways to cook fish. It’s super easy, and very delicious. You can either use butter (YUM!) or coconut oil […]
March 16, 2009

Spicy Lamb with Braised Lentils

  Lamb is my favourite meat – it’s so tender and tasty.  And it goes so well with lentils, especially when you add some cumin, coriander […]
June 8, 2009

Dairy-Free Raw ‘Cream Cheese’

I love this tasty substitute for cream cheese – use it whenever you want a dairy-free, savoury, cream cheese. For example, try it on pizzas instead of cheese (pre-bake […]
July 15, 2009
Coconut Lemon Chicken Soup Quirky Cooking

Coconut Lemon Chicken Soup

  Photo credit: Arwen’s Thermo Pics   Whenever anyone in our family starts to come down with a cold, I get out the stock pot and […]
August 20, 2009

Thermomix ‘Fried’ Rice

This is a very easy, quick and healthy way to make a big batch of fried rice. It easily feeds our family of six, with leftovers. […]
January 8, 2010
Dairy Free Chocolate Mousse, Quirky Cooking

Dairy Free Chocolate Mousse

Yippee!!! I found a recipe for dairy free chocolate mousse that tastes like the real thing – light and airy and creamy and chocolatey! It’s so […]
April 18, 2010
Breakfast Sorbet

Breakfast Sorbet

Mmmm… sorbet for breakfast!  Here’s a different version of sorbet that’s a lot more filling, and perfect for breakfast or an energizing morning tea snack!  My […]
September 5, 2010
Barbeque Sauce

Barbecue Sauce

  Homemade barbecue sauce has so much more flavour than bought sauce. And I love that it doesn’t have to be full of sugar and additives. I often use the cherry […]
November 20, 2010

Dairy Free Raw Chocolate

You may have noticed I’m a bit of a chocolate addict – good chocolate, that is, not the cheap ‘chocolate-flavoured’ stuff – I love REAL chocolate, […]
March 10, 2011
Flourless Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Flourless Chocolate Brownie Cookies

  Need a chocolate fix? Well hold onto your tastebuds, these chocolate pecan cookies will knock your socks off!!  I got the idea for these cookies […]