My Favourite Green Juice

My Favourite Green Juice Over the holidays I made a commitment to myself that I would juice every day until (at least) the end of January.   Green juices offer a gentle cleanse of the body, rehydration of the body and a quick burst of vitamins and minerals without having to do a lot of…

Paleo Shepherds Pie

Paleo Shepherds Pie 500g Organic Lamb mince Whole head of cauliflower broken into florets 1 onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 125ml beef stock 1.5 tbs Ghee or butter 1 Zucchini, diced ½ Capsicum, diced 130g Button Mushrooms, cut into quarters 1 Tomato paste Chilli flakes to taste (optional) 45ml  or 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce…

Coconut Salted Caramel Bliss Balls

Coconut Salted Caramel Bliss Balls This recipe is great for that afternoon snack time when you are craving sugar but trying too get back into healthy eating patterns. This recipe is high in protein and quality fats and low in carbohydrates, helping you to stabilise your blood sugars and satisfy that craving! Ingredients: 4 tablespoons…

Self Care during Covid-19

With so much uncertainty at the moment, many of my clients are noticing an increase in their stress levels and anxiety. When life throws us curveballs we can start to feel powerless, unsure and fearful. During these times, it is essential that you try to increase your self care measures, even though it’s harder to…

L O V E Cake

Did you know that raw Cacao is actually good for you? It is high in vitamins and minerals such as magnesium, zinc, iron, calcium and beta-carotene, helping us with our mood, hormones, energy and optimal health. Other benefits for the mood – also contains anandamide, a natural euphoric compound and tryptophan, a natural anti-depressant. What…

Cashew Cheese

This recipe is perfect for a dairy free eaters both as an alternative to a cheese but also as a dip. If you want it to be more ‘cheese’ like, then use minimal water. I prefer to make it more like a dip by adding more water. It works great with green beans as an afternoon…

Smokey Eggplant, Baked Salmon and Greens  

  What’s good about it? High in B vitamins, Salmon and Eggplant are great for increasing energy and supporting optimal hormone health. When combined with English spinach which is high in magnesium and asparagus which is great for liver health (and clearing hormones out of the body), this recipe not only tastes delicious, but it…

Asian Style Chicken and Mushroom soup

Asian style Chicken and Mushroom soup

Asian style Chicken and Mushroom soup  – Recipe by Melanie Olde What’s good about it? This soup contains wonderful immune modulating foods such as Ginger, Garlic, Shiitake mushrooms and greens. It is a great soup to keep on rotation for the winter months to keep your immune system functioning optimally. This soup is suitable for…