Dark Chocolate and Orange Scones

Chocolate & Orange Wholemeal Spelt SconesI haven't baked anything new for a couple of months now. I put it down to having an irrational and newly sensitive stomach which leaves me with very little desire to head into the kitchen and get creative.But really this is even more reason to get … [Read more...]

Vitasoy Review + Win a $150 Hamper

Vitasoy Review + GiveawayThis is a sponsored post for Vitasoy.I have chosen to live a mostly dairy free existence for as long as I can remember for simple reasons:Consuming dairy products gives me stomach cramps and pain as I have a  general intolerance to these foods. My Mum tells me … [Read more...]

Tomato Dahl Recipe

Tomato Lentil Dahl RecipeWhen I was in India I ate dahl almost every day, it's cheap and delicious. It's also super easy to make at home and it is definitely a healthier alternative to traditional comfort foods.Well that last statement may just depend on how much yummy garlic naan bread you decide … [Read more...]

Healthy Cream of Mushroom Soup

Cream of Mushroom Soup Recipe  I made the mistake of watching an episode of My Kitchen Rules and one of the couples were cooking up a delicious batch of mushroom stock. Ever since then I have had a craving for cream of mushroom soup. Which is slightly insane when you live in a tropical … [Read more...]

Raw Chocolate Bounty Balls

Healthy Bounty Balls RecipeOK I'm coconut crazy right now and these are DELICIOUSNitty Gritty: These chocolate bounty balls are gluten free, dairy free and no refined sugar is used.Tools: I made these in my thermomix, but you can easily make them in a food processor or blender. I've included … [Read more...]

Dairy Free Salted Caramel Ice Cream

Salted Caramel Ice CreamDecadent and DeliciousRaw Salted Caramel RecipeIngredients:200 gms fresh medjool pitted dates180 gms cashews (use unsalted and soaked in water for a couple of hours, then drain)1 tsp lemon juice2 tsp vanilla extract2 tsp fine seat salt1 tablespoon organic coconut oil1/2 … [Read more...]

Gluten Free Date and Walnut Bread

Date & Walnut Bread RecipeNitty Gritty: This recipe is gluten free, sugar free and dairy free. It is also perfect for breakfast on the go.Ingredients:250 gms dried pitted dates50gms walnuts400gms gluten free self raising flour50gms almond meal400 gms organic coconut cream80gms raw organic honey2 … [Read more...]

Gluten Free Banana Muffins

Easy Banana & Choc Chip Muffins (Gluten Free)Moist, Light & DeliciousMaggie has the baking bug and almost every day she asks to cook something. The first thing she says when she wakes up from her afternoon nap is 'I want to cook please'. I've introduced her to the thermomix, and she is … [Read more...]

Pineapple & Coconut Sorbet

Keeping Your CoolTry this deliciously smooth and creamy pineapple & coconut sorbetYesterday was the hottest January day on record in Darwin. It didn't bother us too much though as it was just over 36C, and Perth Summers can get to 44C +, but when you factor in the humidity it can be pretty … [Read more...]