Superfood Swaps

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It’s a new week, and there’s a new superfood. This one, like most of them, promises to be the world’s richest source of some-vitamin-or-another, is packed with nondescript antioxidants, and likely comes wrapped up in a convincing tale of some far-flung land, its traditional people, and their relationship with this particular miracle food. And if … Read More

Lexie’s One-pot Saffron Chicken

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This recipe, which was borrowed from my mum, Lexie, is packed with prebiotic foods—onions, garlic and chickpeas—and nearly impossible to mess up. Cooking it slowly means you’re left with chicken that falls off the bone and onions so soft that they’re practically melting. It’s a delicious, hearty dish that is good for the gut, and I think for the … Read More

Fennel and Cucumber Spritzer

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We’ve all been guilty of having eyes larger than our stomachs. Whether you’re prone to overeating on occasion or just a fast eater, that feeling that follows is not a comfortable one. I like to follow up a meal with one of these crisp cucumber spritzers infused with fennel, peppermint and lemon to aid digestion. Serves 4. This … Read More