Day 1: Juice and veggies

This post is a little delayed, sorry. Day 1 and the morning of day 2 were awesome, and then I came down with the cold that’s been threatening for weeks.. so was feeling way too sooky and grumpy to post last night! I’m pretty sure it’s the fact that I finished up work for a…

Detox time!

So… for my next 10 days, I’m going on a gentle detox to try and reboot my habits and get back into a more healthful way of life. I’ll be following a set of self-imposed guidelines, but am not going to beat myself up if I slip up.

Bean, tofu and veggie stir fry

Wow! So many changes since I last posted! We are now living at my Mum’s place (opposite side of the city), having made a fast evacuation from our house following a pretty awful situation. I won’t describe it online out of respect for everyone involved and the recognition that “internet is forever” but it was…

Step 2 in my journey has been accomplished!

I made the big step of resigning yesterday… scary but exciting! I love my job, and the people I live with / for, but I felt dishonest preparing myself for a move without letting them know. I’ve given a huge 3.5 months notice, so they’ll have plenty of time to recruit (and I feel reasonably…

Cheap weekday eats: Lentil, quinoa and vegetable stew

This may not be the most attractive of meals, but it tastes good (I promise!), is a one-pot wonder, and is extremely economical to make. Hubby told me it resembled the gruel eaten in The Matrix (I have to laugh at and ‘pay’ a good insult!) but after having a mouthful decided to make himself up a bowl – victory!