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My Mexican Inspired Christmas! Day 4 Chilli sin Carne

Christmas in our house wouldn’t be Christmas without Chilli sin Carne and, quite frankly this Mexican Inspired Christmas mini series wouldn’t be complete without it. If you follow Without_Cruelty on Instagram you will already be aware that I am a border line chilli addict, so it stands to reason that I have previously posted a recipe… Continue reading My Mexican Inspired Christmas! Day 4 Chilli sin Carne

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Highs & Lows: A Vietnam City Guide

So Vietnam.. I was quite excited and enthusiastic about travelling up through Vietnam, with it’s picture postcard beaches, insanely busy, cosmopolitan cities and deep and varied history, it seemed like a country that would really appeal to my sensibilities. And as it’s the most Eastern leg of our trip I thought I would get to… Continue reading Highs & Lows: A Vietnam City Guide

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Malaysia: Gateway to Asia

Malaysia was our gateway to Asia. With its fantastic swirl of cultures, its warm, tropical climate and incredibly fast paced vibe, Kerry and I were ready to abandon the sleepy haze New Zealand envoked and enjoy our new equatorial home. Even if it was only for a week! I thought it might be helpful to… Continue reading Malaysia: Gateway to Asia

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The Best Indian Restaurants in New Zealand: Warning… May Cause Hunger

I have often sung the praises of Indian food on a plant based diet and this post will be no exception. I absolutely love going out for a curry because I know the variety of starters, mains and sides will be epic and very very tasty! Every city and almost every suburb (damn you Weymouth!)… Continue reading The Best Indian Restaurants in New Zealand: Warning… May Cause Hunger

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Tofu & Veggie Scramble

Winter has well and truly arrived here in NZ; it’s cold, wet and dark. All. The. Time. So for dinner last night I thought I would make something warm and comforting. Something that would help me to forget about the wild winter that was raging outside and instantly perk me up. I don’t know about… Continue reading Tofu & Veggie Scramble

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Tamarillo Armadillo

I love trying new things, the more exotic the better, so when I saw a tamarillo in my local Countdown store I grabbed a few, sniffed them and stroked them with excitement. Upon first inspection they reminded me of large plums; they have dark red skin and a soft squishy texture and I thought they’d… Continue reading Tamarillo Armadillo

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My Homemade Korma Recipe #yummmmm

And here we have it, Monday again. And with it comes a hazy glow, a definite sense of autumn and the urge to wrap up under the covers and eat copious amounts of carbs! This ‘Autumn Glow’ is mostly due to the clocks going back here in Sydney and unfortunately it’s now dark at 6pm.… Continue reading My Homemade Korma Recipe #yummmmm