Tangy Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Root Veg @OmNomAlly

Tangy Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Root Veg

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It’s said that a good meal nourishes the soul and I’m struggling to think of many things as nourishing as a “fall apart” tender and hearty beef stew. Bubbling away in the slow cooker while I go about my day, I love getting dinner prep sorted early in the morning and out of the way. We always have busy weekends in …

Alison MurrayTangy Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Root Veg
Squid & Chorizo Salad with Bitter Greens + Smoked Paprika Aioli @OmNomAlly

Squid & Chorizo Salad with Bitter Greens + Smoked Paprika Aioli

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Help me out lovely people – where are the best places to buy fresh seafood in Melbourne? I’m always looking for new local and Australian businesses to support and while the Sustainable Seafood guide and app helps me make the best seafood choice when shopping (squid is highly rated as a good choice btw), I would also love to know …

Alison MurraySquid & Chorizo Salad with Bitter Greens + Smoked Paprika Aioli
Hot Chocolate Snickerdoodles @OmNomAlly

Hot Chocolate Snickerdoodles

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There is no beating around the bush here – these cookies taste naughty! While this may be healthier chocolate cookie (think unrefined sweeteners, healthier fats, some wholegrain flour, a smattering of spice and goji berries), it’s still going to hit the spot when you want to indulge  – just the way a chocolate snickerdoodle should! There’s a little chilli kick …

Alison MurrayHot Chocolate Snickerdoodles
Blender Apple Cider Vinegar Aioli @OmNomAlly

Easy Blender Apple Cider Vinegar Aioli

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What do you do when you’re making aioli at 9pm and have completely run out of lemons? Send the boyfriend to the supermarket in the middle of the night? Nah. Give up, aioli-less and go to bed? Hah – yeah right! What we need is another liquid ingredient that tastes tangy, zingy and acidic… You guessed it, it’s apple cider …

Alison MurrayEasy Blender Apple Cider Vinegar Aioli
Book Review: Make Peace With Your Plate - Jess Ainscough @OmNomAlly

Book Review: Make Peace With Your Plate – Jess Ainscough

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I must have been living under a rock, as I never really knew who Jess Ainscough (the Wellness Warrior) was until I bought Make Peace With Your Plate on a whim. I had read a blog entry or two on the Wellness Warrior site over the past few years but had somehow missed hearing about Ainscough’s massive health journey using Gerson therapy …

Alison MurrayBook Review: Make Peace With Your Plate – Jess Ainscough
Mexican Chilli-Rubbed Steak with Corn Salsa @ Om Nom Ally

Mexican Chilli-Rubbed Steak with Corn Salsa

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So here we are, two weeks into 2015 already! Where does the time go? My past couple of  weeks have been filled with family visits, catch-ups with friends and lots of relaxation – some things I never seem to find time for the rest of the year! Having my parents in Melbourne for a week was fantastic (though not long …

Alison MurrayMexican Chilli-Rubbed Steak with Corn Salsa