Barefoot in the kitchen

noodles | longevity live

This quick recipe serves 4. It contains turmeric, good protein, fresh spices and healthy noodles for energy – and can be fired up for a after-school lunch in no time! Ingredients: Oil for frying 4cm piece grated fresh turmeric or 15ml ground turmeric 2 cloves garlic crushed 2cm piece grated

mango | Longevity LIVE

This mango salmon recipe will provide you with healthy omega fatty acids and good protein, and it is served with brown rice and chili cucumber pickle for extra flavor. We’ve used mango here instead of sugar to create that wonderful sweetness we associate with teriyaki sauce, plus it gives us

Jasmine's Broth

I love finding simple recipes that titillate my taste buds and  are easy to share with my friends in the kitchen.  And this beautiful little lime and coriander bone broth recipe is one of those delightful finds. Created by Jasmine Hemsley and features in her book East By West: Simple

shakshuka | Longevity LIVE

This breakfast shakshuka will be a revelation. It’s easy to prepare, delicious, filling and free from carbohydrates. It is also gluten, grain and diary-free. (Serves 2). To add more protein, simply chop up any meat that might be leftover from the previous evening’s braai and add it to the tomato mix.

eggs | Longevity LIVE

This breakfast-eggs recipe will address all your nutritional needs and get you all the way through to the afternoon. It is also gluten-, grain- and diary-free, as well as free from carbohydrates and paleo-friendly. Ingredients: 1 small red pepper, diced 1 heaped tbsp butter or coconut oil 1 tsp ground cumin 1/2

spinach | Longevity LIVE

“The pancakes are easy enough to make, provided that you have all of your bits and pieces ready and waiting,” says Paul. Jessica Pieterse, registered dietician at Nutritional Solutions, notes, “Lutein is a phytonutrient that is found in spinach. Certain studies have shown that it lowers the risk of cancers

brain & tuna

This dish is great for diabetics, as it follows the guidelines of a Mediterranean diet. Click here to find out why this diet is so good for you. It includes tuna, which is high in Omega-3s; a variety of colourful vegetables, which are rich in antioxidants; and good-quality fats. It

Bulgur wheat is a satisfying replacement for refined carbohydrates, making it a great alternative for diabetics. This chicken recipe also includes a variety of nutrient-dense fruit and vegetables, as well as healthy fats in the form of cashews and walnuts. Click here to discover the various health benefits of nuts. 

Longevity|Enlightened Beans

By Savannah Freemantle “This is a simple side dish that is bursting with flavor and color,” says Atkinson. Click here to discover the health benefits associated with eating legumes.  Jessica Pieterse says: “The olive oil salad dressing provides healthy monosaturated fats. This fat decreases inflammation, lowers risk of heart disease and

This is crème brûlée with a twist. We have switched the sugar out for isomalt – a sugar alcohol with minimum impact on blood sugar levels – making it more diabetic-friendly. Of course, portion size and moderation are key. Click here to find out everything you need to know about