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A Visit to Rome

During the school holidays with Wee Man we visited the National Museum of Canberra. I had been before and although it is an interesting museum it’s definitely not at the standard that we are used to with the Melbourne Museum. The national museum in Canberra is great for adults but is not very kid-friendly apart… Continue reading A Visit to Rome

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Carrot Muffins

Healthy snacks are great to have on hand for yourself or for the kids, especially during the the festive season. Try these healthy Carrot Muffins to bring to the table this Christmas. 1 1/2 batches flax eggs* 1/4 cup olive oil 1/3 cup mashed very ripe banana 1/4 cup agave nectar or maple syrup 1/2… Continue reading Carrot Muffins

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Pumpkin Hummus

Pumpkin + Humus, there's not much more that you need in life. 1 cup cubed butternut pumpkin 4 cloves garlic (skin on) 4 cloves garlic (peeled + minced) 2 Tbsp lemon juice 1 15-ounce can chickpeas (lightly rinsed + drained) 1/3 cup tahini 3-4 Tbsp olive oil  1/4 tsp each sea salt + pepper  1/2 cup fresh chopped parsley  1/4 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cumin 1/4 tsp smoked paprika Preheat oven to 200 degrees fan forced Add cubed pumpkin and… Continue reading Pumpkin Hummus