Category Archive: Lunch

Moroccan Carrot and Quinoa Salad

Continuing on with the theme of exciting salads, I’ve got another recipe for you that shows just how exciting salads can be, and how far you can be from the boring lettuce-tomato-cucumber combo… Continue reading

Poached Coconut Chicken Salad

For me, the best thing about warmer weather and the approaching summer season is my sudden craving for salads. I do try and eat my vegetables all year round of course, but in… Continue reading

Honey Miso Meatballs with Soba Noodles

I’m forever looking for quick and easy ideas for lunch. I get food fatigue way too easily. That is, if I have the same thing too many days in a row, I just go… Continue reading

Quinoa Chicken Schnitzel

I absolutely adore schnitzel. Not sure if it is an Australian thing, or just the combination of crumb and meat…but for me it is just so satisfying. Just like a good steak. Or… Continue reading

Beating Those Lunchtime Blues

How often do you breeze through lunch, without eating a meal? It could be due to a lack of time, overbearing workload or you simply forgot to prepare anything the night before, and now… Continue reading

Asian Style Steamed Eggplant

I often feel a great sense of panic watching my mother cook Asian dishes, as if I have very limited time to start embracing my heritage and learn how to cook the food of… Continue reading

Soup Season

Yes, I’ve been M.I.A for a long while…I apologise! I’ve missed you, and I still adore you. The weather is cooling down, and our meals are becoming heartier and generally more carbohydrate-dense. It’s… Continue reading

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup

We probably all need more vegetables in our life, and what better way to hide them than in a soup! Even if you’re not the biggest fan of broccoli, you can’t deny that… Continue reading

Beef Ravioli

Surprisingly, pasta is quite simple to make, and brings a great deal of satisfaction. With all the cooking shows currently on television, you can’t help but wonder how much better homemade pasta tastes… Continue reading

Asian-style Roast Chicken

Chicken is so tasty and versatile; and roast chicken is definitely the ultimate comfort food, especially on a cold day. You can add a variety of different marinades or rubs, throw it in… Continue reading