Spinach Pesto and Stuffed Chicken

Whether you want to combine both these into one dish or you want to spread the love, the choice is yours. But I truly ask you to give both these options a try! The first one is a spinach pesto – I love pestos but I am not too crazy about basil, so most pesto…

Tofu Salad

You have gotta try this. It’s so simple but so delicious. The flavours are sweet and spicy – in fact almost pickle-like. I hadn’t made this dish in a long while but recently my mum made it. My son, Steven had dinner with my parents that night and mentioned the fantastic tofu salad she had…

Pasta with Coriander Pesto

Yummy!!! This pasta was too good to be so easy to prepare. Seriously, once pasta was boiled it took just 15 minutes to cook and serve. My basic idea was to incorporate almonds into a pasta dish. I have made this with pine nuts but almonds area healthier option. Almonds have less calories, less fats…

Chip-less Baked Veggies

I had posted a pic of my carrot fries on Instagram a few weeks ago, but I did not post the recipe. So, what better day than today to post the recipe along with another one – Zucchini Fries. So here is my version of this popular recipe CARROT FRIES Preheat oven to 200°C Slice…

Indian Chickpea Salad

I love chickpeas! I know that I have to put aside 300 calories of my daily calorie intake to have a chickpea dish (working on my 1,200 calorie diet – I am trying to lose weight to help with my fibromyalgia aches) but I think it is absolutely worth it!! Chickpeas are essentially a healing…

One Pot Pasta with Spinach and Parmesan

It was week day, rather a week night when I was definitely stressed for time (among other things that stressed me out that day) that I decided to give a one pot pasta dish a try. Usually I like to cook my pasta separately before adding it into the sauce. The thought of doing everything…