Brown Butter Peach Dutch Baby Pancake

Happy Pancake Day! It’s the day before Ash Wednesday aka Shrove Tuesday aka Pancake Day. Traditionally this day is meant to be spent finishing up all your fats and flours and turning them into pancakes in preparation for the 40 days of Lent. We’re making a Dutch baby also known as a German pancake. This…

Avocado Lime Pancakes with Strawberry Avo Salsa and Honey Greek Yoghurt

As chefs, we’re encouraged to take part in as many competitions and events as possible. As myself, I couldn’t be bothered. It seemed that my classmates felt the same way but our school wouldn’t have it, so we were all forced to take part in the annual culinary school avocado competition. Endorsed by the South…

8 Things You Can Do to Keep Your Skin Looking Fresh to Death

Clear, glowing, healthy looking skin is 40% genetics and 60% habit and lifestyle. That means physically taking care of your skin is more important than the fact that you have oily, dry, normal, or combination skin. There are some things you can do to keep your skin looking its best no matter your skin type….

Chocolate and Quince Ice Cream

Easter food is all about chocolate. You can find chocolate bunnies and eggs in all different shapes, sizes, and flavours all over the supermarket once the valentines stock rolls out. Easter is all chocolate all day all over. I mean there’s hot cross buns too that actually make a lot more historical sense as an…

Poached Quince

Quince. The forgotten middle child of the apple and pear family. You may not know this humble autumn fruit or you may know it and hate it because you didn’t know how to handle it. Whatever relationship you have with this strange fruit doesn’t really matter because today I will educate you on this wonderful,…

Lemon and Poppy Seed Waffles with Blueberries (V)

I have always respected Beyoncé as an artist but for a long time I always felt like she was kind of overrated. Yeah, she’s a great singer, she can dance, she’s a feminist and she’s beautiful but I mean, she’s alright. But that all changed when Lemonade came out. Call me a groupie or whatever…

Bircher Muesli

It’s tough out here being a vegan during breakfast time. You only realise how many animal products are in staple breakfasts once you can’t eat them anymore. It can kind of be disheartening because if you already thought breakfasts were limited imagine how limited they are without eggs or bacon or yogurt. It’s the streets…

Pancakes with Stewed Plums (V, SF)

What do you eat on a Saturday Morning? Pancakes. What do you on a Sunday Morning? Pancakes. What do you eat at Brunch? Pancakes. What do you eat when it’s raining? Pancakes. What do you eat when the sun is shining? Pancakes. What do you eat as your birthday breakfast? Pancakes. What do you eat…

Let’s talk Green Smoothies

Happy New Year everybody! It’s 2016! “New year, new me. Time to get my life together. This year is my year! Time to get into shape! Time to eat healthy and really take care of my body.” If you’ve said any of these phrases in the past few days then I believe you really want to…

Raspberries and Cream Cake

Hello everybody. I trust you’ve all had a lovely and enjoyable Christmas spent with all the people you love and some very delicious food. Now that Christmas is over it’s time to start stressing about New Years. This time of year has the tendency of setting up unrealistically high expectations for the perfect New Years…