Sample Recipes

“Be kind to yourself. Your body is a temple and you are the goddess that resides within it.”

When we work with it rather then against it, food is a powerful tool for healing. It nourishes our mind, body and soul.

Please see below a sample of some of the amazing original recipes I provide to clients.

My own recipe e-book is coming to the website soon.

Menopause Cooling Smoothie

A lovely breakfast or snack to help the whole body.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 1 min
Course Breakfast, Snack
Servings 1

Ingredients
  

  • 2 tbsp of chia seeds
  • 2 tsp matcha powder
  • 2 tsp of flaxseed
  • 1/2 small apple
  • 1 handful spinach
  • 1/2 stalk of celery
  • 2 brazil nuts
  • ¼ avocado
  • 2 pieces of cucumber
  • ½ lemon peeled
  • 500 ml water filtered or almond milk

Instructions
 

  • Blend all ingredients together except the chia.
  • Pour contents of blender into glass and then add the chia.
  • Keep stirring the drink until the chia seeds have started expanding.
Keyword Menopause, Smoothie

PCOS Smoothie

A delicious smoothie and a great way to add some wellness to your day.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 1 min
Course Breakfast, Snack
Servings 1

Ingredients
  

  • 1/3 cup chopped spinach or kale
  • 1/2 banana
  • ½ cup strawberries or blueberries
  • 1 tbsp. sesame seeds high in zinc and selenium /progesterone boosting
  • 1 tbsp Ground Sunflower seeds
  • 2 brazil nuts
  • 2 tsp. maca powder
  • 1 C. coconut water or water or almond milk
  • ½ avocado or avocado seed optional

Instructions
 

  • Place ingredients in blender.
  • Blend.
Keyword PCOS, Smoothie

Hormone Seed Granola

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Course Breakfast, Snack
Servings 18

Ingredients
  

  • 4 cups raw almonds
  • 1 cup shredded unsweetened coconut flakes
  • 1 cup brazil nuts
  • 1 cup flax seeds
  • 2.5 cups raw pumpkin seeds
  • 6 tbsp. coconut oil
  • ½ cup Raw honey
  • 1 tbsp. vanilla extract

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven 170C and prepare a oven tray with baking paper. In a blender, add almonds & pulse until a granola like mixture appears, this should only take a few seconds.
  • In a large mixing bowl, add all nuts and seeds including pulsed almonds & shredded coconut.
  • In a small saucepan, heat coconut oil, vanilla & honey on low heat for 5 minutes.
  • Pour the mixture over nuts and seeds to combine well.
  • Spread the mixture evenly onto the baking sheet and bake 20-25 minutes until slightly golden brown.
  • Remove from oven & cool 10-15 minutes, the granola will harden more as it cools.
  • Store in a container & enjoy for a few weeks or you can even make some sections into bars for an afternoon snack
Keyword Breakfast

Chia Banana Bread

Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 55 mins
Course Breakfast, Snack
Servings 12

Ingredients
  

  • ½ cup butter room temperature
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 ripe bananas mashed with potato masher
  • cups flour or almond flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 3 tsp chia seeds

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 180C. Grease and place a cut out parchment paper into a loaf pan, set aside.
  • Using a hand mixer, whisk 1/2 cup olive oil butter and 1 cup sugar.
  • Add 2 eggs and 3 mashed bananas, whisk until everything is combined.
  • In a different bowl, mix 1 1/2 cup flour, 1 teaspoon baking soda, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 3 teaspoons chia seeds. Add flour mixture to banana mixture, using a spatula stir until everything i