Category: baked

vegetarian

Recipe: Almond Coconut Cacao Cookies

Cookies are probably my favourite baked treat. I’m sure it has something to do with working at Millies Cookies for several years while I was in Sixth form and at Uni, I ate a lot of cookies in that time! However these cookies could not be more different to the Millies variety.  A couple of…

gluten free, vegetarian

Recipe: Lemon, courgette and poppyseed cake (low sugar + grain free)

One of my favourite flavours in the summer is lemon. Right now I’m going crazy for lemony things (replacing my former obsession with all things minty!) especially sweet lemony things it has to be said, hence this cake. My Mam and Aunts lemon polenta cake has long been a favourite of mine, but I fancied…

gluten free, paleo, vegetarian

Recipe: Gluten free Nutella Muffins

Yep, me and Nutella inspired recipes are having a moment. Remember my Nutella Fuel Bars? The obsession continues! I’ve actually made these muffins a few times over the last couple of months but wanted to perfect the recipe before sharing it, not that it’s particularly complex. These muffins are grain free and my most people’s…

vegetarian

Recipe: Blueberry Banana Bread (grain and dairy free)

I just love everything about baking. There’s something so calming and relaxing about stirring up a bowl of great ingredients, letting it bake for a while and smelling it’s delicious fragrance, then eating a slice of it fresh from the oven. Banana bread has to be high on the list of baked goods that give…

vegetarian

Carrot cupcakes with cream cheese icing

With Easter just round the corner I wanted to make something that was a bit of a treat! A couple of years ago I made some apple and cinnamon hot cross buns which where gorgeous, as well as a lazy courgette and pesto tart and chocolate cupcakes. James loves carrot cake, so I thought I’d…