Chocolate Banana Loaf

chocolate banana loaf

Chocolate Banana Loaf This chocolate banana loaf is a saviour when you’re feeling the craving for something cakey, chocolatey yet healthy. Containing very little sugar, no dairy and easily gluten free with the right oats and baking powder it’s another great option for anyone on a restricted diet. Anyone would love a slice however, so… 

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Cheesy Green Soup


Whether you eat a diet that’s low carb, high carb, low fat, high protein, gluten free, dairy free or one where you have everything and anything there is one thing that everyone agrees on – we should eat more green stuff. Cheesy Green Soup In summer, whether you eat salads or juice your veggies, getting… 

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Butternut Squash Risotto – Dairy Free


Risotto is one of those dishes that I love to eat and this Butternut Squash Risotto is the perfect autumnal warming meal. I do prefer it though when other people cook it for me. It’s a dish that requires time that few of us have these days and patience which is in quite short supply… 

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Pear and Almond Chocolate Torte

pear and almond chocolate torte

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve made a batch of full fat, sugar, butter, chocolate and wheat brownies and a couple of cakes with enough sugar and chocolate to to send anyone into a sugar coma. I love to bake cakes for special occasions but I’ve never managed to kick that childhood habit of… 

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Apple Granola

apple granola

This recipe for Apple Granola is a bit of a break from the norm here in that it’s possibly the most unhealthy recipe I’ve ever posted. It is wheat free though (clutching at straws!). In the unhealthy, reserved only for special occasion stakes this chocolate cake might just pip it at the post. Apple Granola… 

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The Saturday Kitchen #5 – Honey Peach Dutch Baby

honey peach dutch baby

If you’ve been to this blog before you may be aware that I have a little love for pancakes. Potato Pancakes, Chocolate Banana Pancakes and Almond and Oat Pancakes are all favourites around here! I’m a fan of both the traditional crepe and the puffy american style pancake so it was only a matter of… 

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Raw Brownies

raw brownies

I’ll be the first to admit that I have a seriously sweet tooth. Put me in front of a buffet table and I immediately scan for the dessert options. I can take or leave any other type of food but as far as I am concerned chocolate should be considered an essential food group. Raw… 

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The Saturday Kitchen #4 – Low Carb Yoghurt Parfait

low carb yoghurt partfait

It’s been over a week since I posted a recipe here, that’s not to say that I didn’t cook anything but there was nothing that really deserved to have it’s picture taken. In fact there were a couple of things that were so inedible as opposed to incredible that they went straight in the bin…. 

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