I went mad and did a cycle and it wasn’t on a bike

One of my carb cycling dishes - tomato and chicken zoodles

And in the process, am teaching myself to be happy. Let me explain. Diets. We've all tried a few. One time I did the cabbage soup diet and it was seriously the most disgusting thing I've ever inflicted on myself and everyone around me. It took me months to even go near cabbage. Months.


A magical appliance I may never part with

Magimix Cook Expert France New Zealand Launch

Anyone who knows me well, knows that I get put on a ban from buying kitchen appliances regularly. It's safe to say that if I had my way, I would convert our spare room into a cupboard that could house everything I've ever wanted.

Photos you take on your iPhone when you’re stuck in a car for 2500kms

The Food Nest NZ travels New Zealand - Hanmer Springs

2500kms. Picton, Palmerston North, Rotorua, Kawhia, Tauranga, Wellington, Havelock and Hanmer Springs. A ton of family members and friends. Rad Christmas presents. Two fender benders. One very dented car. A tired, well travelled Pomeranian. Endless glasses of wine and beer, too many late nights.

Being an adult isn’t all about full wine glasses and pretty cakes

Happy Birthday to me! 100 bucks says I have a glass of wine in my hand and I'm eating cheese. Adult life, eh? I'm 28 years old today  and you know what? For the first time in my life, I feel old. I know, I'm not. I'm not even 30. I've barely hit a milestone.… Continue reading Being an adult isn’t all about full wine glasses and pretty cakes