Chickpea Feta Parsley Salad

Chickpea, Feta and Parsley Salad by Simple Provisions Serves 6-8 as a side dish 1 medium onion, diced 3 cloves garlic 1 1/2 tbs olive oil Pinch red chili flakes 2 x 400g (14oz) tins of chickpeas 4 spring onions (scallions), green part only, chopped 1 cup chopped parsley Juice of one lemon 150g (5 ounces) feta Salt and pepper Heat 1 tablespoon of olive oil and cook the red onion till lightly golden. Add garlic and chili and cookRead more

Shake It Bay-Bee Shake It!

As part of our new way of eating for the new year, we’ll be doing our best to up the leafy greens in our daily diet and cut the meat at least one day a week. Given we’re HUGE fried chicken lovers (with a honkin’ side of steak, of course) combined with our busy schedules, this new found culinary plan has potential of being quite a challenge. But when it comes to our health we refuse to give up, so we considerRead more

RAW and VEGAN Raspberry ‘Cheesecake’

I have to admit I don’t like cheesecake. At all. Ever. Which is fine because it doesn’t really like me either. At least not my gut. There’s definitely no love lost in their relationship but I do have to say I LOVE this cheesecake. Which is awesome because it actually loves me too. It told me so in the way it didn’t have me writhing in pain or running to the loo or clearing out a room in 10 seconds flat. So I repeat, I LOVE thisRead more

10 Foods That Promote Brain Health

With the new year comes a few new resolutions. Whether it’s wanting a slimmer waistline, a healthier lifestyle, a strong relationship with others or just wanting to add a few more books to your reading list, we all have the best intentions for 2013. To get the motivation going you need to up your brain power first. But how do we exercise the squishy yet powerful organ between our ears?  First and foremost, PLAY WITH IT. Yes, you read thatRead more