Greenberry

greenberry hong kong When that mid-afternoon slump hits, we’re all guilty of finding the nearest chocolate bar or packet of crisps and claiming that we can’t get through the rest of the day without it. I’ve managed to train myself out of snackingRead more

Grassroots Pantry’s New Home!

grassroots pantry hong kong If I had to be a vegetarian for the rest of my life, I would happily eat Peggy Chan’s cooking for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The first time I visited Grassroots Pantry, back when it was a cosy little restaurantRead more

Lean by Design

lean-by-design-hong-kong-healthy-eating Try as we might, in this city it isn’t particularly easy to lead a strictly healthy lifestyle. In our household, exercise plays a very important role for both of us and we usually do our best, at least when eatingRead more

Paleo Hot Cross Buns Recipe

paleo hot cross buns recipe It’s almost Easter, I’m still off the sugar, and I keep seeing delicious looking Easter treats everywhere I turn. Easter eggs, chocolate bunnies and every kind of hot cross bun imaginable. Although there are only a few days left untilRead more

Cajun Chicken Sweet Potato Boats Recipe

cajun chicken sweet potato boats recipe Throughout my childhood, baked potatoes were the ultimate comfort food. At school, if you didn’t like what was on the menu (there were a lot of those days), you could choose to have a baked potato instead. My favourite fillingRead more

Going Sugar-Free for Lent

sugar-free lent As I’m sure many of you are aware, yesterday was Pancake Day. I hope you all indulged in delicious pancakes with all sorts of crazy fillings. We had crepes with mozzarella, cheddar, sausage and Parma ham, followed by fluffy pancakesRead more

Healthy Banana Bread

banana bread recipe hemsley and hemsley In my quest to find healthier recipes, I came across Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley, two sisters who have written a beautiful cookbook called Hemsley + Hemsley: The Art of Eating Well, containing healthy and delicious recipes that are all completelyRead more

The Awakening

the-awakening-hong-kong-chocolate-cake In order to balance all the delicious yet very unhealthy food I consume on all my restaurant tasting adventures, I have become quite addicted to eating ‘clean’ whenever I can. So when I heard that greasy American restaurant Awakening CaféRead more