Almost Fat Free Vegan Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

I apologise for that very lengthy title, but I just couldn’t NOT share all the attributes of this marvellous creation of mine. In fact, I should have added moist, fudgy, scrumptious, dreamy, chocolatey, rich, moreish, delightful, satisfying, luxurious, decadent, silky… I wanted to make a cake for my daughter’s birthday, and in my research aboutRead more

Cookie Dough Bliss Balls {vg, gf}

Do you like polishing off raw cookie dough from a mixing bowl? I know you do. Would you like it even more without butter, sugar, white flour, eggs and salmonella? Then you’re in for a treat. These were a bit of a lucky dip for me. As you know, I love all things legumes. TheyRead more

Oil-free Blueberry Muffins {vg, gf}

Oil-free Blueberry Muffins (vg, gf)

Back in the days when I ate wheat and dairy and generally all things processed and sugary I had a staple recipe for blueberry muffins, which – on the rare occasions that I baked – I always fell back to. I loved it as it was lower in fat than other muffin recipes, replacing most ofRead more

Gluten Free Vegan Avocado Brownies

Luscious chocolate brownies that are vegan, oil-free and gluten free sounds like an oxymoron, but if you have avocados, you can make the impossible a reality. With their neutral taste and creamy texture, avocados are the perfect replacement for nasty processed oils and antibiotics-laden eggs. Avocados are also a perfect complement to dark chocolate andRead more

Vegan Clafoutis {lc, lf, gf}

Note: This is an updated – veganised – version of a vegan clafoutis to my previous recipe for paleo clafoutis! I hope you enjoy it! It seems I have a thing for French desserts at the moment – or rather, my take on them. While I love the timeless finesse that French desserts exude, aRead more

Healthy Twix Bar (grain free, sugar free, vegan, paleo, low fat)

Who doesn’t love a Twix bar? The combination of a crumbly biscuit, gooey caramel and creamy chocolate certainly never goes astray. Shame only that the original Twix bar is so full of sugar and industrial oils – not to mention that for us gluten free folks, it is off-limits anyway. So I thought I comeRead more

Low Carb Low Fat High Protein Carrot Cake (grain free, dairy free, soy free)

This carrot cake is almost an insolence. Yes, it is low carb AND low fat – for all of you that can’t decide between the two lifestyles (or simply want to eat a truly delicious carrot cake). Talk about having it all. There is many recipes for healthy treats out there, but this cake isRead more