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Breakfast Make-over ~ Fruit and Nut Porridge

Breakfast Make-over ~ Fruit and Nut Porridge

The weather in Wellington has taken a turn for the worse (although the sun is shining again today). So I’ve decided it is definitely porridge weather again! As I prepared the recipe below earlier in the week, with my helpful little sous chef munching on the ingredients, I thought I was onto a winner. Freddie had other … Continue reading

Breakfast Make-over ~ Super Smoothies

Breakfast Make-over ~ Super Smoothies

Smoothies are a great quick and easy way to start the day and there are a few simple tricks to keep the sugar content low and add some protein. Dentists at the UK Royal College of Surgeons recent press release linking fruit juice consumption to dental decay in under 5 1/2 year olds keeping smoothies to a … Continue reading

Breakfast Make-over ~ Tasty French Toast

Breakfast Make-over ~ Tasty French Toast

Well I’ve been doing a bit more reading into why high sugar breakfast cereal is such a problem and as far as I can tell there are a couple of big issues. The first one being that the energy from high sugar cereal gets metabolised really quickly leaving you feeling hungry by mid-morning or even … Continue reading

How to make your own Sourdough Starter

How to make your own Sourdough Starter

Isn’t the smell of homemade bread the best! This is a regular occurrence in our house not because I am busy baking all night long so we can have fresh bread everyday but because we own a breadmaker! My husband is a gadget man so owning a breadmaker was his idea and initially we made … Continue reading

Easter Brunch ~ Breakfast Muesli Muffins

Easter Brunch ~ Breakfast Muesli Muffins

Well there was definitely no lie-in for me this morning… 5.30am grrrr that is not morning in my book! I left my lovely husband asleep and had a yummy and very successful breakfast with Freddie. This is a delicious muesli muffin recipe by Kathleen Gandy. It has cardamom in which is one of my favourite … Continue reading