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Surviving the Holiday Season as a Vegetarian

If you are a new vegetarian, or have other specific dietary requirements (particularly if they differ from your family), Christmas can be a challenging time.

To help you out and remove some of that stress of ‘What am I going to eat?‘ or the feeling of not wanting to offend anyone, take a look at the following tips to turn Christmas into a hassle-free time of year, full of delicious food, like it should be!

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Blackberry Almond Slice


You there…

The only one that hasn’t made a resolution to be healthier in 2011…

The one that hasn’t promised to cut out all sweets and excess sugar….

You need to make this slice…


For those of us that have vowed to be healthier, to exercise, eat our veggies and drink more water,  please avert your eyes for this one post (or may I suggest bookmarking this recipe for when your resolutions are doubtlessly broken… this slice is that good!).

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Merry Christmas

Sorry I have been a little MIA, but I have been busy doing absolutely nothing, enjoying my first few days of unemployment and of course enjoying the festive season.

I hope all of you had a wonderful Christmas, surrounded by loved ones, presents and good food, because I sure did!

This year was a pretty special one, since my mum and brother have both been traveling and it was the first chance for the family to be together in over 6 months. Upon my brother’s arrival back in Australia after adventuring through South East Asia, he was hospitalised with malaria, but thankfully, was allowed out in time for Christmas.

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