Date & Coconut Flapjacks

Gluten-free, refined sugar-free and “soooo good”! These healthy, coconutty bites are great little on-the-run snacks and are so easy to make. Have them for breakfast, a lunch treat or to satisfy that afternoon snack fix. With so little ingredients necessary, you’d be rude not to try them! All you need: 100g coconut butter 150g date…

Orange & Pumpkin-Spiced Good F’L’Oreos!

“Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and caldron bubble.” – William Shakespeare (Macbeth) It’s that time of the year again, when fall turns to winter and the witches and ghosts come out to play! There’s also more orange in the land; from the leaves on the ground to the pumpkins in the fields and…

Almond & Coconut Biscuits

It’s raining today and for one, I don’t want to leave the house, and two, I want to bake up a tasty treat! These biscuits use minimal ingredients and are so easy to make! My brother has just been told he’s allergic to dairy so I’ve been experimenting with a few new dairy-free recipes. All…

Oaty Citrus Scones

Here we have another yummy recipe made with Farringon’s brilliant Mellow Yellow Rapeseed oil. These scones are perfect for afternoon tea or a delicious snack, and are much healthier than your usual summertime scones. Video here. For the scones: 2 cup oat flour (200g) 1 cup ground almonds (200g) 1 tsp cinnamon 1/4 tsp nutmeg…

Easter Carrot Cake!

“Good things come to those who bake.” Yes, like a sandwich layered carrot cake with caramel icing! Why wouldn’t you? This sponge is light and full of all natural, gluten-free ingredients which will leave you feeling energised and wanting more.. And why not, it’s Easter after all! To make 1 cake: For the cake: 1…

Hot Cross Buns Hunsย 

(gluten-free) I love Easter.. A time to over-indulge over a long weekend and no one’s allowed to question it! These almond hot cross buns are a perfect gluten-free substitute to their predecessors and may actually be even better… All you need: 2 cups of ground almonds 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/2 cup of raisins  1/2…

Red Velvet Beetroot Cacao Cake!

I turned the big 22 last week and couldn’t let the occasion fly by without whipping up a birthday cake! This beetroot beauty was moist and so tasty (if I do say so myself)! Give it a go… All you need: 4 large beetroots 4 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon Pinch…

Bananarama Pancakes

Happy Pancake Week…yes I’m extending the best day of the year and to the whole week, because why not?! I love pancakes and am a big fan of the american ‘Matilda-like’ pancakes, (you know, the thick ones that you can really sink your teeth into). I’ve always loved banana and Nutella on my pancakes and…

Not-so-naughty Nutella

๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ Ok I think this Nutella is love. Well not quite but add a pancake into the mix and you’re almost there.  This healthy Nutella is chocolatey, creamy and delicious! Tastes just as good, maybe even better than the real thing because you know it’s full of natural ingredients that will nourish your body. You’ll…

Sweet Potato Brownies

Okay, everyone stop what you’re doing and get baking!! These sweet potato brownies are revolutionary ๐Ÿ˜ˆ  When I au-paired in Valencia I thought it was really strange that the Spanish added sweet potatoes to their sweet pastries and cakes, and they thought I was bizarre when I told them we ate them for dinner! But…

Coconut & Cacao Energy Cookies

These no-bake healthy cookies are great pre or post-workout snacks! They’re also really easy to make and will have you eating most of the mixture before you even mould ย them into biscuits. What you need: 1/2 cup pitted dates 1/4 cup cacao 1/2 cup desiccated coconut 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/3 cup rolled oats 2…

Raw Cookie Dough Balls

If you need some easy-to-make, clean treats then these little guys are the ticket. I used to love eating cookie dough and I had to find a sugar-free alternative! All you need (10-15 balls): 1-2 cups gluten-free oats (begin with 1 and add more if necessary) 10 medjool dates 2 tablespoons cacao nibs (or dark…