Dates with Almond Butter

Dates have had a metamorphosis in recent years. Once an ingredient used in middle eastern and northern African cooking (absolutely amazing in lamb tagine) and something you put into scones, date loaf and sticky date pudding – dates are now widely celebrated as an alternative to sugar in healthy baking and raw movement. Their incredible […]

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Recipe: Summer Harvest Salad

I’m in Northland.  We are one stage into the Tour of Northland (cycle race) and have parked our camper at Baylys Beach Holiday Park for the night.  Last night we spent at Sandy Bay which is just north of Tutukaka and there was no mobile service. It is funny how we have become so reliant […]

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Recipe: Toasted Muesli

Our household chews through Muesli at an impressive rate of knots.  We have some great muesli brands in NZ and I used to buy the packaged stuff but it’s really expensive – so I started making my own.  I tried several recipes before coming up with this one.  I especially like it because it has […]

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