Tag Archives: #lowcarb

Succulent Pork Belly Pot Roast

Oh my gosh,when I think of pork belly roast, or any other scrummy pork roast, it always takes me back to India… Strange, you might think, as that is the last thing you’d ever find in India! My dear friend Jemima (who was also an expat living in India at that time) would always go

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Never Tried Bone Marrow? Where Have You Been?!

I have to admit, I never used to like it, or more accurately, the thought of eating bone marrow grossed me out… That was when I was still young and a bit silly… Now – LOVE it! I recently discovered a fab new butcher and got some really nice, large beef marrow bones from them.

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Wakey, Wakey, Eggs & Bacey

Good morning! Don’t you just love waking up to the smell of coffee / bacon / breakfast?! It’s like in the cartoons when the smell wafts up to you, pinching your sleeping nose and dragging you off to the source of yumminess… Well, I have 2 delicious breakfast options for today – both starring breakfast

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#TBT – What to EAT when Expecting?!

I am not pregnant, in fact, I’m quite happily not pregnant! I adore my two boys and asked now if I want more kids, the answer is no… {But the factory is not closed, let’s just leave it at that…} Alright, so I recently installed the Timehop app and it finds all these old pics

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Leftover Lamb Salad – Perfect #Lunch

So, after our lovely lamb feast we had on the weekend, we had some leftovers… Surprise! I don’t know about you, but I hate just wasting food, especially really good food, and I always try and create something new and exciting out of those leftovers. This is what I did with the leftover lamb: You

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Top Tips for #Lowcarb #Entertaining

Happy Monday! Maybe a blue one? Ok, well to perk you up, I have some top tips for low-carb entertaining… It’s always a difficult one when you’re having guests over while following a low carb lifestyle. Especially when you’re doing a braai or barbecue. WHERE ARE THE BRAAI BROOIDJIES?!?!?!? A braai broodjie is a traditional

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#TBT What a change, a change in lifestyle can make

Hello! Happy Thursday AND a very happy birthday to my one & only {hubby}! I’ve been reminiscing a lot lately, looking at old photos, thinking of our travels, etc. and realised a few things: *The past 5 years have gone by quicker than anything *I’ve done a lot of growing up *I’ve been so blessed

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It’s not Cheesecake, Cheesecake ;)

I’m sure you already know this of me, but I have the biggest sweet tooth! Seriously, I do – yes, I’ve mostly given up sugar, etc, etc, but that doesn’t mean my sweet tooth disappeared all of a sudden! I’ve been experimenting with different dessert recipes – all sugar- and gluten-free and have stumbled upon

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Bobotie with a Twist

Hooray, September is finally here! Hello Spring – we’ve missed you! It is also Heritage Month here in sunny SA and we do love bobotie…   This isn’t just any bobotie, it’s a chicken bobotie and soooo good! Rich, chicken flavour with the sweetness of caramelised onions, a bit of spiciness and oodles of #yum!

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