Tahini Cardamom Cookies (Vegan & Gluten-free) Eid Cookies

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Tahini Cardamom Cookies (Vegan & Gluten-free) A crunchy cookie flavoured with cardamom, cinnamon and tahini. I created these tahini cardamom cookies especially for Eid (which is this Sunday/Monday depending on the sighting of the moon). This is the third year in a row where I make a cookie recipe to celebrate Eid. A couple of years ago I made my healthified …

Cookie Dough Chocolate Bars

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Cookie Dough Chocolate Bars A lush cookie dough centre made with chickpeas in a chocolate shell shaped like a chocolate bar! ๐Ÿ˜ Don’t you agree they look adorable? You probably all know by now how much I love using beans and pulses in my sweet treats. From lentil porridge, black bean cookie dough brownies, chickpea blondies and black bean chocolate cupcakes and …

Banana Bread with Creamy Walnut Frosting – Vegan & Gluten-free

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Banana Bread with Creamy Walnut Frosting – Vegan & Gluten-free Rich and moist banana bread with a smooth and creamy walnut frosting is the perfect afternoon treat. Made with oats, ground walnuts and banana, itโ€™s perfect for breakfast too!  I do love a good slice of cake, but if I had the choice I would always pick a dense slice of …

Tahini Stuffed Chocolate Covered Dates

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Tahini Stuffed Chocolate Covered Dates First of all I would like to wish a happy Ramadan to everyone observing this holy month.  Dates are a huge part of my daily diet, even more so during this month. I eat dates quite regularly day to day but during Ramadan they’re a must! Not being able to eat anything until after 9:30 …

Cookie Dough Brownies Vegan, Gluten-free & Sweetened With Dates

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Cookie Dough Brownies Vegan, Gluten-free & Refined Sugar-free These are probably my favourite creation to date, not only because they taste absolutely delicious and decadent, they’re also probably the healthiest treat I’ve made so far! Made with black beans, oats and sweetened only with whole dates! Everyone who’s tried these yummy bites has instantly fallen in love with them, which …

Chickpea Cookie Dough Truffles

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Chickpea Cookie Dough Truffles I’m a huge fan of the idea of adding beans, lentils and pulses into sweet treats. They bump up the fibre, mineral and vitamin content while giving desserts a lovely moist texture. It also means you don’t need to add as much flour or even cut it out completely! Beans & pulses are so underrated and …

Healthy Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies

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Healthy Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies Mmm cookies! If someone asked me if I was more of a cake girl or cookie girl, I would most likely say cookie girl! Of course it does depend on the cake/cookie, but overall I’m definitely more partial to a good cookie, especially when it’s chocolate chip and homemade!  What I’m not a fan of …

Vegan Chocolate Hot Cross Bun Ice Cream Sandwiches

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Vegan Chocolate Hot Cross Bun Ice Cream Sandwiches  This truly is the ultimate Easter weekend treat. Vegan chocolate hot cross buns served with vegan ice cream instead of plain butter, because if you’re going to do it, you might as well go all out! They’re really easy to make (watch video at the top of the page) and so much tastier …

Raw Salted Caramel Brownies

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Raw Salted Caramel Brownies A treat to satisfy your chocolate cravings without any processed sugar, processed oils or any other nasty added ingredients.  I’m a huge fan of energy/bliss balls – basically any snack made out of dates and nuts. They make a great snack because they’re high in fibre, good fats and they’re sweet without the need to add …