5 Simple habits from an expert that will improve your sleep PLUS a delicious autumn dessert

While summer is all about fun, sun and making the most of our beautiful outdoors, at Almond Breeze NZ we love a good hibernation too, and that’s what autumn and winter are all about. These are the perfect seasons to dabble in weird oldy-worldy hobbies like cross stitch and knitting, and of course indulging in...

Get fancy with 4 flexitarian new meal faves

With so many different diets available, each with their own health benefits, it’s hard to know which one is best for you. That’s why we’re loving the ‘flexitarian’ approach to eating. This is primarily vegetarian or even vegan menu but also includes a little meat or fish on the odd occasion. Our bodies are all...

Your 3 new fave feijoa recipes!

A walk around the block in February can yield some tasty surprises rolled into gutters, peeping out from under eaves on the pavement, or hidden in plain site. We’re talking about delicious and nutritious feijoas! Whether they’re bruised, bird pecked or managed to land unscathed, we Kiwis love this curious green-skinned fruit! What’s the deal...

3 Unusual recipes using almond milk you’ve probably never tried!

It’s easy to think almond milk is great for smoothies, on cereal, in coffee, soups and baking, but sprinkle in a little inspiration and almond milk can actually be used for all sorts of interesting things. One of our favourites that surprised even us is using almond milk in peanut satay sauce HERE…. and it’s...

Follow these 6 superstars for summer smoothie inspo!

We can’t get enough of summer smoothies, and now that we’ve (more-or-less) got our jandaled feet under the desk ready for what’s already started as an epic 2021, we’ve been delving into recipes of smoothies’ past in our New Zealand’s Ultimate Summer Smoothie Recipe Book with recipes created by YOU, here: Soooooo many heavenly recipes...

10 Beautiful festive decorations that don’t cost the earth

Whatever you celebrate this summer season – from Hannukah, Dhanu Sankranti, Solstice, Gita Jayanti, Yuletide, Christmas, the Lunar New Year – Year of the Ox, to the birthday of ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib, and Laylat al-Mi’raj in March – we know that decorating your house can be fun and bring everyone together over food and...

Meet the fab creators of NZ Yoga Day!

There may be no better way to celebrate our incoming Kiwi summer than this! How does joining amazing people lakeside at picturesque Western Springs Park to experience yoga, meditation, uplifting live music, delicious kai and a market place to scoop up Christmas goodies sound? If you answered “Heck yes!” then New Zealand Yoga Day, being...

6 Strawberrylicious recipes from around the globe

Strawberries are in season and they’re popping up all over the place like, well, strawberries! Whether you like them dipped in choccie sauce, smothered in cream, served with your fave brekkie cereal, in an antioxidant-packed smoothie, or as a decadent addition to divine kitchen creations, there’s no doubt these little heavenly red fruits carry a...

5 Fast, easy recipes to feed active lives

Summer is nearly here and that means evenings playing touch, tennis, a paddle board after work, or walking around the neighbourhood. Whatever it is, we’re loving our Kiwi backyard and all the exciting things we can do. As we pop the slow cooker to the back of the cupboard it’s time to refresh our arsenal...

6 Tasty school holiday treats that satisfy

School holidays are here and it’s no better time to get crafty in the kitchen with easy eats that are sure to delight. Whether it’s for breakfast, a snack, dessert or even breakfast for dinner (hey, why not?), these 6 heavenly recipes are easy to make together and will definitely fill hungry tums. 1. Chocolate...