Healthy Anzac Biscuits {vg, gf, lf}

Today is Anzac Day. And without going into all the historical intricacies, for the purposes of this blog, this means Anzac biscuits! Traditional Anzac biscuits, albeit tasty, are far from healthy as they contain butter (or far worse – margarine), refined sugar and white flour. Healthy Anzac biscuits? It seems like an impossible quest, but you canRead more

Maca Espresso Energy Balls {gf, vg, nut free}

I hope you love all my recipes, but you gotta love these maca espresso energy balls. If you don’t – seriously, what’s wrong with you? Just kidding, I mean, no kidding. These energy balls are so crazy insanely delicious it is actually a sin I haven’t put them on the blog sooner. They are buttery,Read more

Carrot Cake Bliss Balls {vegan, gluten free, nut free, refined sugar free}

The other day, I got upset at my hubby for buying expensive Medjool dates instead of those dry, hard, brittle dates from the drygoods section that are indefinitely cheaper. (When you have a midget and a mortgage, you tend to worry about financials.) How wrong of me! One bite and it was bliss all the way.Read 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

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

Vegan Paleo Panna Cotta with Mocha Sauce

  It´s time to eliminate your prejudices – you don’t have prejudices, you say? I bet you have some – two of which I will eliminate in this blog post. First, I am sure you think that “vegan” and “paleo” is mutually exclusive. Well, yes and no. If you are talking lifestyle, then probably yes.Read more

Sweetened Condensed Milk – Dairy free and sugar free!

Who doesn’t like puddings, custards, fudge or millionaire’s shortbread (aka caramel slice)? And who wouldn’t want to have these treats sugar-free, dairy free and low-carb? Who of you vegans, low-carbers and dairy intolerant folks has not pondered old favourite recipes calling for condensed milk – only to resign yourself to the fact that no dairyRead more