Cookie Dough Brownie Bars

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Cookie Dough Brownie Bars A few years ago and before embarking on my health journey, I never thought healthier desserts existed. How can you have a dessert that’s also somewhat good for you? It just couldn’t be done, unless it was mainly fruit. Now I know the word ‘health’ and ‘healthy’ have different definitions to different people depending on their stand point. Just …

Tofu Spaghetti in a Tomato Sauce (Vegan & Gluten-free)

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Tofu Spaghetti in a Tomato Sauce (Vegan & Gluten-free) My love for tofu knows no limits. I think it’s such a versatile ingredient and a great one to include in any diet, but especially in a vegetarian/plant-based diet. It’s a great source of good quality protein and an easy way to get a good chunk of your recommended calcium, omega-3 …

Healthy Baked Waffles (Vegan & Gluten-free)

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Healthy Baked Waffles (Vegan & Gluten-free) Healthy waffles made with oat flour instead of plain flour, almond butter instead of oil and sweetened with stevia. they’re also egg-free and suitable for vegans and those with a gluten allergy/intolerance.  Do you own a waffle maker? I used to, but I rarely used it. I found it so difficult to create a …

4-Ingredient Salted Caramel Fudge (Vegan & Gluten-free)

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4-Ingredient Salted Caramel Fudge Do you feel you overdosed on chocolate over the Easter holiday? No? Me neither, but can you really overdose on chocolate?? Well the answer is yes but it doesn’t count during Easter 😛  Actually, I haven’t had any Easter chocolate or any kind of Easter treats this year. I’ve been recipe developing meaning I had way too …

Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

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Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Peppers Many of you have been asking me on Instagram to start posting more healthy savoury plant-based meals. You asked and I listened!  I know that for many, eating healthy sounds boring and uninspiring. We associate healthy eating with salads, low fat\low calorie ready meals, bars and other packaged foods. The idea of cooking meals from scratch can seem …

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies (No-Bake, Vegan & Gluten-free)

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Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies (No-Bake, Vegan & Gluten-free) I find thumbprint cookies so cute and fun to make. I recently made a blueberry pistachio & cardamom thumbprint cookie recipe, which received a lot of love on my Instagram feed. So, I thought why not create another one, but this time a no-bake version with a chocolate hazelnut centre. These no-bake chocolate thumbprint …

Coconut Edamame Noodle Soup (Vegan & Gluten-free)

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Coconut Edamame Noodle Soup (Vegan & Gluten-free) A delicious, warming and comforting bowl of noodle soup packed with protein and vegetables.  Whoever thought of adding noodles to soup is a genius! Two comforting meals merged together can only result in something even more amazing!  This Coconut Edamame Noodle Soup is all I’ve been craving the past couple of days. It …

Pistachio Cardamom Rose Loaf (Vegan & Gluten-free)

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Pistachio Cardamom Rose Loaf (Vegan & Gluten-free) A deliciously nutty pistachio loaf flavoured with aromatic cardamom and topped with a silky pink rose flavoured frosting. Decorated with chopped pistachios and pomegranate seeds to add a pretty pop of colour contrast. A couple of days ago I posted a pistachio cardamom thumbprint cookie recipe and it made me realise how much I love that …

Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Bars

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Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Bars These breakfast bars are perfect to have in the fridge for super busy weeks. You know, for those days when you have no time in the morning for a sit down breakfast or even enough time to prepare anything to take with you. Packed with antioxidants from the blueberries as well as fibre and slow releasing …

Blueberry Pistachio & Cardamom Thumbprint Cookies

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Blueberry Pistachio & Cardamom Thumbprint Cookies If you’re looking for a really easy recipe to make, then these blueberry pistachio thumbprint cookies are for you! They’re simple, fun to make and so pretty to look at. Oh and they taste amazing too 😀  I think pistachios are such an underrated and under appreciated nut. Even though I always say that …