{White Wine} Oven-Braised Lamb Shanks

{White Wine} Oven-Braised Lamb Shanks

Lamb shanks can often be a very heavy dish, usually cooked in a rich red wine sauce. I love pairing lamb dishes with lemon, just to cut through that richness and this dish does just that. The white wine, lemon juice and chicken stock creates a lighter sauce and adds a bit of zing to

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Slow-Cooker Melt-In-Your-Mouth Goulash

I’ve been getting super value out of my slow-cooker this winter, that’s for sure! It just makes life SO easy… Here’s my recipe for Slow-Cooked Goulash to go along with these yummy zucchini pancakes:   What’s your favourite slow-cooker dish to make? X Slow-Cooker Melt-In-Your-Mouth Goulash Yum Print Recipe Melt-in-your-mouth goulash is a slow-cooked beef

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Zucchini Pancakes {Low Carb}

Last week I had a little rant about so many low carb versions of food that’s not worth the time and effort… These zucchini pancakes, however, are totally amazing! Perhaps ‘pancakes’ is the wrong term… I adapted the recipe from Todd & Diane over at White on Rice CoupleĀ for these soft taco shells. YUM They

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{Low Carb} Dinner Party: Dessert – Almond & Coconut Tart

I love dinner parties! I love hosting them and I love attending them. The care and effort that goes into planning the menu, setting the table and lovingly presenting the food… total satisfaction and pure enjoyment! So – what’s on the menu? Well, it’s important to make sure that your guests will eat everything on

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{Low Carb} Dinner Party – Main: Thai Curried Butternut

I love dinner parties! I love hosting them and I love attending them. The care and effort that goes into planning the menu, setting the table and lovingly presenting the food… total satisfaction and pure enjoyment! So – what’s on the menu? Well, it’s important to make sure that your guests will eat everything on

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{Low Carb} Dinner Party – Starters

I love dinner parties! I love hosting them and I love attending them. The care and effort that goes into planning the menu, setting the table and lovingly presenting the food… total satisfaction and pure enjoyment! {This post is part of the monthly link-up at Our Growing Edge. The event aims to connect food bloggers

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Slow-Cooked Smoked Sausage & Cabbage

To me, this is ultra-comfort-food! This dish evokes the same sort of comfort, satisfaction & feeling you’d associate with mac ‘n cheese, except that it’s better – and it’s better for you {obviously}. My love for cabbage started quite recently actually, when we had a layover in Frankfurt on our last vacation. Hubby insisted that

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Let’s Celebrate REAL Food + a Recipe for Chicken Livers Wrapped in Bacon

  I find recipe inspiration in a lot of places – recipe books, Pinterest, magazines, random ideas, cooking shows, etc. and I often try out these new recipes, like one does… Something that’s been really bugging me lately is that a lot of ‘low carb’ recipes out there are just trying to emulate the regular

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{Kiddies} Pea & Ham Cauli Loaf

Here’s a delicious cauli recipe specially for the kiddos or a yummy mid-afternoon bite:   It’s always nice to have something like this on hand for hungry tummies… You can swap out the peas for something more legit and low carb – I added peas specifically because my boys asked for it – such as

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Low carb + paleo slow-cooked lamb

Smokey Slow-Cooked Lamb + Some Important Info

Hello my darlings! Firstly, let me get some admin out of the way… You may have noticed some technical gremlins wreaking havoc these past few days, and perhaps you’re no longer even receiving my blog posts via e-mail. Well, I’ve made a few ‘backstage’ changes to the blog, switching hosts, etc. and hopefully all will

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