Tag Archives: #holidayfood

More Great Low Carb Appetizers – Bacon Crisps & Coconut Fish Bites

Here are another two great appetizers – perfect for #holidayfood or social nibbles: Bacon Crisps with Guacamole: {Serves 4} 12 strips of streaky bacon 1 ripe avocado Salt & black pepper 1/2 cup coriander or sweet basil, coarsely chopped Juice of half a lemon Place the bacon onto parchment paper on a baking sheet and

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Fuel Up with a Hearty Breakfast

We blinked and it’s almost Christmas… Frenzied last-minute gift shopping, chaotic family get-togethers and food-prepping like there’s no tomorrow… This doesn’t really depict a serene Christmas-feel, does it? No. Moral of the story – plan ahead and get stuff done, Christmas should be a peaceful and calm time with family and friends. Nevertheless, this IS

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Almond Fat Bomb Smoothie

A super treat, super nutritious and extremely filling! {Also a great fat-booster to fuel your day, so I’d recommend this for breakfast.} You will need: 1/2 cup raw almonds 2 tbs coconut cream 1 tbs honey 1 tsp xylitol {only if you want it to be sweet…} 1 banana {gives you much-needed energy pre-workout} Ice

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Kids’ Zucchini & Kale Fritters

These tasty little fritters can be enjoyed as breakfast / lunch or dinner! I serve it with double cream plain yoghurt (previously Greek yoghurt… While we’re visiting the States though, the creamiest yoghurt I could find was the Cabot’s 10% fat plain yoghurt). As you can see, I didn’t even get a chance to take

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Thai-Style Grilled Fish with Coconut Cauli Rice

Thai is something I don’t cook regularly, but definitely will from now on. With such exotic, yet simple flavours, its a nice change every so often. So, here’s what we had: Crispy fried whole fish with a Thai dressing and coconut cauli rice Let’s start with the rice – I don’t normally like cauli rice,

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I am thankful for…

So, seeing as last week was a whirlwind of travel, birthday celebrations, jetlag and Thansksgiving festivities, I thought I’d dedicate this #TBT to the American tradition of Thansksgiving. I’m thankful for a lot of things – but here are my top 3: I’m thankful for my parents and the way they’ve raised me. I’m thankful

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