Make your own tomato sauce

Making a supply of homemade tomato sauce for pasta dishes is a great summer holiday activity when tomatoes are at their richest and cheapest. The lineup of jars will look good in the pantry, too.

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How to make your own yoghurt

Ever wondered how to make your own yoghurt? Once, you find out, you won’t go back to the bought stuff!


5 healthy lentil recipes

Lentils are a healthy, low-calorie food that’s inexpensive and can be the basis for delicious dining.

Spaghetti with pesto and zucchini

I love a good pasta. It doesn’t matter whether it’s summer or winter, I can be easily convinced to whip up a pasta dish for dinner … and even more easily convinced to dig in when my husband cooks! This summer I’ve found a recipe that has quickly become my favourite go-to dish on those […]


Are omega-3 fatty acids better than omega-6?

It’s important to have a balance between omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in our diet. Excessive omega-6 has been shown to provoke inflammatory reactions. Keep reading for some great recipes to boost your omega-3 and lower your omega-6 intake!

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Which fish is the healthiest to eat in Australia?

The health benefits of omega-3 oils from fish are well documented but there are also concerns about mercury levels in fish. Are the benefits worth the risks?