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top picks!

This bowl will give you a big boost of energy!  Packed with fibre-rich quinoa and protein-rich edamame beans, this bowl will leave you feeling satiated and full of energy for a big day ahead. Both fibre and protein help to cut sugar cravings and will help to make your skin GLOW! Most of these ingredients can […]

Miso Edamame Power Bowl

miso edamame power bowl

This creamy pumpkin pasta is next level… It is the creamiest pasta I have ever made – made with blended cashews, lots of spices and a not-so-secret ingredient…pumpkin! Pasta is a common easy dinner in our house, it’s something that I’ve been making for years and years just because it’s so simple to throw together […]

Creamy Pumpkin Pasta (Vegan & GF)

Creamy Pumpkin Pasta

A delicious plant based chickpea and avocado sandwich idea.

Smashed Avocado & Chickpea Sandwich (Plant-Based)

Mashed Avocado & Chickpea Sandwich

A healthy and easy smoothie bowl recipe!

The Easiest Smoothie Bowl (Vegan)

Smoothie Bowl

A simple, classic chia pudding for breakfast or a snack! Loaded with healthy fats, this omega-3 rich recipe will help to reduce inflammation in the body, supporting flawless skin, strong hair and balanced hormones. Add in any flavour you like, but my favourite is a handful of berries! 3 tbsp chia seeds 1 cup unsweetened […]

Recipe: Vanilla Chia Seed Pudding


Berlin has really been a rollercoaster of opportunities and adventures for me. This week I am taking a moment to reflect on everything I’ve learned these past 5 months. One thing I am extremely grateful for is the way I have been taught to cook traditional, flavourful meals. Each person tells their own story when […]

Baked Eggs & Avocado with Spiced Turmeric Quinoa

Baked Eggs in Avocado with Spiced Turmeric Quinoa

This Mint & Pineapple Cauliflower Tabbouleh is actually not even made with any grains at all – I tricked ya! This Mint & Pineapple Cauliflower Tabbouleh is fully raw, plant-based and low-carb. This is the kind of salad that I make and then eat as much as I possibly want until I’m full because it’s just filled […]

Mint & Pineapple Cauliflower Tabbouleh

This smoothie is FANTASTIC. As I’ve mentioned before, I have battled with digestive problems for quite some time now, and occasionally I will get such an upset stomach that I will not want to eat anything, despite how hungry I may be. Smoothies are always the answer to this. They are easy to digest, give me […]

Pink Pomegranate Smoothie

  This past year, I had the chance to work with the incredible wedding photographer Christine from Christine Pienaar Photography. Christine has some serious talent, especially for her age. She produces stunning, refreshing photographs; it’s no wonder why I wanted to take some photos with her! We both love food & photography, so, why not? These […]

Lemon Tofu, Feta & Avocado Lettuce Wraps

Lemon Tofu, Feta & Avocado Lettuce Wraps

When I first discovered green smoothies, I was extremely experimental. I would throw in anything and everything from limes and lemons to zucchini and swiss chard. I learned quickly how to make the green colour stay and how to balance out the bitterness of kale with fruits. I used to be a huge fan of […]

The Best Green Smoothie + A Workout Routine