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RECIPE: EASY PALEO BANANA BREAD (IN THE BLENDER!)

Sometimes it feels like minimalism and cooking don’t mix, and even though I know they do (see this post ), with our trip overseas coming up it feels like it is taking forever to use up all the food we have on hand and to keep our meals simple during the countdown to takeoff. I am currently…… Continue reading RECIPE: EASY PALEO BANANA BREAD (IN THE BLENDER!)

food · recipes · zero waste

FRIDGE SURPRISE: SWEET POTATO + BLACK EYED BEAN BURGERS

Hello all! Firstly, apologies for my absence since mid-March. I needed a little break from my digital life, and it has done me the world of good to just be away from it all for a bit. During my  downtime I decided to remove my Facebook account, to seriously cut back on my Instagram time,…… Continue reading FRIDGE SURPRISE: SWEET POTATO + BLACK EYED BEAN BURGERS

DIY · food · recipes

RECIPE: HOMEMADE TOASTED MUESLI

Hello again everyone! I hope your Tuesday has been going well so far. In our house we have been having a pretty lethargic old time, as we are just emerging from a heatwave here in Brisbane…featuring 100000% humidity, of course. Eugh! Fortunately, last night we were treated to a beautiful storm that brought a cool…… Continue reading RECIPE: HOMEMADE TOASTED MUESLI

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FRIDGE SURPRISE: CREAMY CARROT PASTA SAUCE

What’s a girl to do when faced with two (limp) carrots, three (lonely) tomatoes, an (ever-so-slightly mouldy) onion and some (ancient) garlic? Make pasta sauce, of course! But first, a bit of background. I’ve decided that today I’ll share with you the first of a ‘fridge surprise’ series that I’ll be starting on the blog.…… Continue reading FRIDGE SURPRISE: CREAMY CARROT PASTA SAUCE

food · minimalism

HOW TO ADOPT A MINIMALIST COOKING ROUTINE

I’ve read plenty online about minimalist home, fashion and lifestyle in general, but one thing I noticed that doesn’t get a whole lot of attention is the role of food within a minimalist lifestyle. A quick googling yields a few articles here and there, but nowhere near as many results as minimalism’s more popular subject areas. We spend a…… Continue reading HOW TO ADOPT A MINIMALIST COOKING ROUTINE

food · recipes · zero waste

RECIPE: SINGLE-SERVE PEANUT BUTTER CHOCOLATE CUP

If you love chocolate and zero-waste cooking but don’t trust yourself around large quantities of delicious food, then this is the recipe for you, my friend! That’s me in a nutshell, really, hence why I came up with this yummy single-serve peanut butter chocolate cup! Perhaps the best selling point of all here is that it’s…… Continue reading RECIPE: SINGLE-SERVE PEANUT BUTTER CHOCOLATE CUP

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RECIPE: WHEAT-FREE, DAIRY-FREE OAT BARS

I shared my recipe for these delicious oat bars on my Instagram page the other day, and now that I have started up a blog too, I thought it might be nice to feature the recipe here. These are the go-to homemade snack in our house – they’re delicious, dairy-free, wheat-free, freezer-friendly and completely waste-free. No…… Continue reading RECIPE: WHEAT-FREE, DAIRY-FREE OAT BARS