Tag Archives: #avocados

{Low Carb} Lettuce Tacos

It’s Taco-Tuesday! You know you’ve seen The Lego Movie once too many when you automatically associate Tacos with Tuesdays… {I have boys, ok?!} Anyways, so I thought this would be a great dish to share on this Tuesday: Delicious tacos without the carbs – and they’re so easy to make. {My aim really is to make

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Mexican Fiesta Bowls with Carnitas & Salsa

I have a third and final {for now} recipe installment from my large batch of slow-cooked venison – and it’s a goodie! It’s almost like a little party {or Mexican Fiesta} in your mouth – buttery and flavourful pulled warthog meat, ‘carnitas-style’, living it up with a fresh salsa with some bite! {This dish is

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Guacamole Salad with Tomatoes & Sweet Basil

My Monday Inspiration To You: How to jazz up a simple tomato & avo salad: Tomatoes and avocados {when in season} are two of the things that are always in my fridge – you can literally have a salad with just these ingredients. They also transform any dish, especially a good steak! Add some sweet basil

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Breakfast in a flash: Bacon Bowls filled with Egg & Spinach

I love breakfast; I love bacon; I love the fact that I can eat eggs & bacon just about every day and not get bored with it! I grew up with cereal / porridge for breakfast – bacon & eggs were for special weekend treats, because, you know, it’s unhealthy… {Thank goodness we now know

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Spicy Meatballs with Tomato & Avocado Salsa

Don’t even ASK what will happen when avo season is over… 🙁 Luckily it’s not over yet and we can eat avos all day long! Here’s a fab marriage between creamy avocado, fresh coriander, garlicky tomatoes and spicy meatballs – more like a menage-a-quattro or something… You will need: {for the meatballs} 1 kg minced

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Avocados: 5 Great Recipes + Health Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

Don’t you just LOVE avocados? Rich, creamy, delicious and SUPER-nutritious! Avos were one of the things I probably missed most while living in India… Even though the climate seemed perfect for growing avocados, they were nowhere to be found. Perhaps the locals just didn’t enjoy them..?! {Or – perhaps they didn’t have the patience for

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Lazy all-in-one Weekend Salad

Happy Friday! So, what’s on the menu this weekend? I must confess… I love to cook and experiment with new recipes, but often on weekends I just don’t feel like spending any time in the kitchen. The less fuss, the better! So here’s a great recipe that is really quick to prepare and includes everything

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Chicken on the #Braai

Seeing as it’s Braai Day tomorrow, I shall share this marvelous recipe for chicken on the braai: You will need: 1 or more whole chicken 1/4 ‘secret’ marinade I used for a recent lamb braai {Remember to always remove the meat from the fridge a good few hours before cooking.} Use your secret marinade to

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