Snack Recipes

Coconut oil chocolates

An Easy Homemade Chocolate Recipe

It's no secret that I love chocolate. I've always wanted to make my own, but have been put off by complicated steps and ingredients. So when I saw an…

Vegan coconut milk ice cream

Chocolate Chunk Vegan Ice Cream

Last summer when I was in the country doing fieldwork I did a lot of op shopping (since op shops there are so much cheaper than in the city). I came…

Egg free dairy free chocolate mousse

Easy Healthy Chocolate Mousse

If you've been reading my blog for a while, you know that I love chocolate in all forms. Since I try to avoid processed foods, I've been getting my…

Frozen fruit

Frozen Fruit – My New Favourite Dessert

Because it is summer here, I've been making the most of summer fruits like mangoes, nectarines, plums and peaches. The markets sell large quantities…

healthy chocolate powerballs

Healthy Chocolate Powerballs

Since I have started on a gluten free diet, all of my usual treats are out-of-bounds (except my favourite almond dark chocolate). To stop myself from…

Homemade almond butter

Homemade Almond Butter

I recently discovered almond butter - a tastier and healthier alternative to peanut butter, and I was hooked! Real almond butter is made with only…

Guacamole

Homemade Guacamole

Usually I just serve Mexican food with slices of avocado because I'm lazy and can't be bothered making proper guacamole. But for special occasions,…

sweet potato chips with homemade mayo

Homemade Sweet Potato Fries

When I was an undergraduate student I often had hot chips for dinner - not the healthiest or most balanced meal! I still enjoy chips as a side dish…

Curried kale chips

Introducing 52 Weeks of Kale… and Kale Chips

Today I'm excited to be introducing a new weekly feature on my blog - 52 Weeks of Kale. Basically I am going to share a new recipe using kale every…

Paleo chocolate slice

Paleo Chocolate Slice

I love my homemade chocolate recipe, but it’s not practical as a lunchbox snack because it needs to be kept in the fridge. Lately I've been…

Gluten free fermented buckwheat bread2

Simple Gluten Free Buckwheat Bread

Since I've been eating a gluten free diet, I've avoided gluten free substitutes, as they're usually full of ingredients that don't fit my definition…

Spooky seven layer dip

Spooky Halloween Party Food Part I

When Mr Omnivore and I decided to host a Halloween party, I immediately started to look for party food ideas online. I wanted food that fit the…

Spooky eggplant skull

Spooky Halloween Party Food Part II

Continuing on the theme of spooky Halloween food from yesterday's post, here is the rest of the Halloween-themed food I served at our party last…