Tag Archives: dairy free

Baking with Chickpeas: Chocolate Marmalade Fudge Bars

Part 2 of baking with chickpeas. This was initially intended to be a chocolate cake. When it emerged from the oven, I thought it was ruined, but in fact, it was something even better! Advertisements

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Baking with Chickpeas: Chocolate Chip & Nut Cookies

Since beginning my new Food Optimising way of eating via Slimming World, I am always looking for ways to reduce my use of processed ingredients and for foods with lower syn values. This way of eating limits all kinds of … Continue reading

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Yellow Gazpacho with Avocado Salsa and Elly Pear’s Fast Days and Feast Days DOUBLE GIVEAWAY!

Just as the days become brighter for longer and the air sweet with spring flowers, this gazpacho is the perfect springtime lunch. This vibrant recipe hails from Elly Pear’s Fast Days and Feast Days, published on April 7th, bursting with healthful, … Continue reading

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Energy Boost Oatmeal

I’m really advocating eating breakfast at the moment. You’ve probably read before that it’s something I’ve always struggled with and eating regularly in generally, I’m much more pre-set to eat one large meal at dinner time.

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Mushroom and Tofu in a Red Pepper Curry Sauce

When I came across a recipe which blended roasted peppers into a curry sauce, I knew I had to make a version of it. I am a sucker for sweet curries, probably having eaten a lot of restaurant and take-away … Continue reading

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How a Lottery Win Opened the Door for a Vegetarian Café

There are tons of stories out there that talk about how people have won the lottery and lost all of it in a heartbeat. As a matter of fact, a collaboration of Pamela Engel and Michael B. Kelley on Business … Continue reading

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Have a Vegan Easter with a Hotel Chocolat #GIVEAWAY and 22 Recipes for Easter and Spring

  Whether you love to indulge in chocolate bliss over Easter, or savour sweetly spiced hot cross buns, or maybe you love a healthier indulgence, this round-up of vegan recipes has everything you could need for a deliciously, cruelty-free Easter! … Continue reading

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Jaffa Cake Granola for #FairtradeFortnight

Have you noticed a bit of a theme going on here? Chocolate and Orange AGAIN? Well, it is my favourite chocolate combo and when you can healthily eat chocolate for breakfast with the sprightly zest of orange, what could possibly … Continue reading

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Chocolate Orange Oatmeal and Personalised Vintage Cutlery #Giveaway

Breakfast is definitely the meal I struggle with the most. I’ve never been a regular breakfast eater and would be more likely to skip straight to lunch or have brunch instead.

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Spicy Smoked Garlic Cheese Block and ThermoCook Review

Before Christmas I became acquainted with this incredible machine. It has taken some serious getting used to, trial and error and practice, mainly because of my intimidation of this complex appliance that can, quite literally, do everything that all your … Continue reading

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