All posts tagged: recipe

DIY Beauty: Turmeric Fask Mask

Is it just me, or with the bizarre change in the weather lately has your skin been temperamental too? I’m very thankful that my face is usually pretty clear, but with the wacky wind over the weekend (besides suffering from the sniffles) I can now feel a few spots coming up. And the lovely one I found under my nose today totally needs banishing! Eww. When I can, I love creating magical potions from my own fridge and pantry. Why bother paying for a face mask when you can make your own at home? I used to love getting into the kitchen and creating my own DIY beauty products and getting back into it feels great! I forgot how easy it is to make your own natural stuff, plus it’s a good way to use up random food products like that Greek yoghurt you purchased for a recipe and used one teaspoon of! Turmeric is one of my favourite spices. When I’m not using it in a curry (yes I love to cook too), it’s …

Healthy Eats: Thai Pumpkin Soup

I’m always on the hunt for recipes with five or less ingredients. After a long day at work I just love throwing a few things into a pot and letting it simmer – the less effort the better! This is one of my favourite soup recipes. The flavour is delicate and tasty, with a zingy underlying heat thanks to the red curry paste. Enough heat to make your nose run, perfect!

Healthy Eats: Pita Pizza

Dieting can be very hard, especially when you are food obsessed. One of my favourite glutenous treats is pizza, but since I’ve been watching my weight I’ve had to find new ways to make the gorgeous Italian pie healthy. Hello pita bread.