Nutritious Edibles

  • Blueberry & Coconut Clafoutis

    Blueberry & Coconut Clafoutis Pudding (Paleo, gf, df)*

    Clafoutis is a classic pudding, traditionally made with cherries that has it’s origins in the Limousin region of France. I have only ever had Clafoutis once, and that was all it took for me to fall in love with it’s light and fluffy texture. It was so easy to eat,  definitely not a heavy dessert […] Read more…

  • GRAIN-FREE CHOCOLATE PANCAKES

    Grain Free Chocolate Pancakes

    When I was on a strict Paleo diet, the hardest thing for me was finding the right things to eat for Breakfast. I recall having one successful recipe that became my weekly go-to breakfast, but after weeks and weeks on paleo banana bread breakfast muffins, I was well and truly over them! Those muffins did […] Read more…

Memoirs of a Mother

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    The Tilba Tree lands a Liebster Award

    After a whirlwind end to 2015 and an extremely busy start to 2016, which included planning and executing my little (not so little anymore) brother’s wedding, and moving back to the southern half of the world with 2 young children, I have finally been able to gather my thoughts and pay a little attention to […] Read more…

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    Can Mommy take a ‘sick’ day…please?

    My nose is blocked, and my head is pounding. My eyes can hardly open through the excruciating sting of exhaustion. I had an awful nights sleep…more like NO sleep whatsoever. I’m now lying in bed, trying my best to ignore the daily alarm clock of little noises and morning excitement that are making their way […] Read more…

Kitchen Playdates

  • Passionfruit Cheesecake

    Mali’s Passionfruit Cheesecake & new-found Courage – Hooray!

      I have been so proud of my pre-schooler this week. She has shown so much courage and resilience, and she is once again my sweet, happy and vibrant child. Six weeks ago, when her dad left overseas, I noticed she became extremely anxious. She had been feeling understandably vulnerable and was missing him a lot. […] Read more…

  • Raspberry & Coconut Yoghurt 'Love' Puffs

    Kitchen Playdates: “…because love is the quintessence of life.”

    There has been a lot of talk about Albert Einstein lately. How amazing it is that the last prediction of his ‘General theory of relativity’ has been proven.  Just yesterday, the discovery of the existence of gravitational waves was discovered, over a century after Einstein put his theory to paper. A true break through for […] Read more…