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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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Smokey Slow-Cooked Lamb and 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 by e-mail. Well, I’ve made a few ‘backstage’ changes to the blog, switching hosts, etc and hopefully all will

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Best of the Week on FGP: 22-28 June

Hope everyone’s keeping nice and warm – and for those in Summer, well… enjoy! Here’s this week’s best: Top 3 on Pinterest: [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/225813368792604995/”]   [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/221872719118882961/”]   [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/397161260863092291/”]   Top 3 on Facebook: [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/104497653829526665/”]   [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/102668066481810989/”]   [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/104497653830890164/”]   Top 3 on FGP: [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/104497653829526665/”]   [pin_widget url=”https://www.pinterest.com/pin/397161260863092291/”]   [pin_widget

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{Triple Coconut} Chia Pudding Breakfast Parfaits

What a mouthful! So, have you ever tried chia seeds? Well, I was a bit skeptic at first, and also not really sure about its status – is it a seed, wheat, what is it? Well, it IS classified as a wholegrain, but is extremely low in carbs, as most of it is just fiber…

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Cheesy Cauliflower & Broccoli ‘Faux’Caccia

Perfect ‘faux’ the kids! ย Hehe, see what I did there…? Boys are all about the superheroes… Capes and spiderwebs, muscles and fancy mobiles. Oh how this household is in need of a bit of glitter and sparkles and princess tiaras… {I’ll just pretend I’M the princess around here, because THAT shop is closed ๐Ÿ˜‰ }

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{Low Carb} Cinnamon French Toast with Bacon for Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads out there – may your kids always look up to you and may there never be a shortage of bacon! ๐Ÿ˜‰ So, I’m not really a fan of ‘substitute’ foods, like trying to recreate some high carb ‘staples’… You’re usually just left disappointed. However, I’ve come across this

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Roasted Tomato Salad with Homemade Cheese

I’ve been all kinds of busy these past few days – it’s funny how productive one can be when your partner is away… I didn’t say I was focused – no, I’d say I was more like that ADHD squirrel from some animated movie! A bit of DIY here and there, some bits of spring

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This Week’s Best on FGP {8-12 June}

Hello and happy Friday! Let’s see which recipes were this week’s favourites: {I skipped last week – sorry guys – it was a busy one with both mine and my eldest son’s birthdays on the 7th! Hip-hip, hooray!} Top 3 on Pinterest: Top 3 on Facebook: Top 3 on the Blog: Which are your favourites??

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Rich, spice {low carb} fish curry

Rich & Fragrant {Spicy} Fish Curry

When last did you have a proper fish curry? Have you ever had one? It’s something I used to make quite often when we lived in India – with limited meat options and the fact that we got a bit bored with the usual local foods after a while, this hit the spot! I haven’t

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