Protein Power Bars

As much as I've tried to ignore the fact that it's winter, there's no denying it now. While it's still not really that cold, the rain has set in as a gentle reminder that our sunbathing days are long gone (who am I kidding though, it's not like I could ever actually tan anyway). Now instead…

Raw Buckwheat and Turmeric Porridge

Breakfast has a special place in my heart. As soon as I get out of bed I relish nothing more than filling my grumbling void of a stomach with something satiating and substantial. This is partly due to necessity, as I've been informed that I'm not the happiest of campers when hungry, but largely because I…

Hummus, Two (Colourful) Ways

I've been reading a lot lately. There's something about the temperature dropping down a notch outside that makes you want to move inside with a good book. While most people probably snuggle up on the couch with a good novel, I've been curling up with cookbooks. This isn't abnormal behaviour in my family, I might…

Chocolate Black Bean Cookies

It's 3:29pm and my stomach's grumbling. I'm losing my focus on the shop floor and not feeling entirely right. I'm noticing myself drop the charm with customers, which I'm so full of early in the day, when it hits me: I'm hungry.  Suddenly it's 3:30 and I race off to the lunch room to have a…