Individual Christmas Cakes with Spiced Cream

A few christmas’ ago I made a fruit and nut Christmas pudding/cake, which was gluten free and dairy free and went perfectly with mums leftover Christmas custard. It tasted exactly like traditional Christmas fruit cake with all the nuts, dried fruits and spices. The only issue with the cake was that it was loaded with… Continue reading Individual Christmas Cakes with Spiced Cream

Gluten Free Chocolate Panforte

This cake makes a great alternate to Christmas cake, and can easily be made and eaten all year round. A chocolate Panforte perfect for the chocolate lover at the christmas table this recipe is based on a traditional Italian dessert. I love trying the Christmas cakes that are traditional to different countries. The ingredients make… Continue reading Gluten Free Chocolate Panforte

Easter Special Week 2:

For my second week of healthy Easter exploring I made something that can be enjoyed by both young and old. A healthified (yet still amazingly tasty) chocolate mousse. Keeping in the tradition of ‘lots of chocolate’ at Easter, this dessert will satisfy any chocolate lovers needs while delivering a healthy dose of good fats and… Continue reading Easter Special Week 2:

An Australia Day Tradition

The Lamington Lamingtons have always been one of my favourite Aussie day treats. I have memories of sitting on the beach on Jan 26th (Australia Day) with 2, even 3, of those spongy goodies in hand. The jam filled kind are of course the best. I haven’t eaten any in a few years, since going… Continue reading An Australia Day Tradition

12 Treats of Christmas: Week 5

Treat 9- Paleo Friendly Eggnog Treat 10- Gluten Free Fruit Mince Pies Eggnog isn’t something that is common here n Australia at Christmas time, but having a German family means I’ve drunk my fair share of the stuff. With and without the added alcohol content. A few years ago I went dairy free as I… Continue reading 12 Treats of Christmas: Week 5

Coconut Yoghurt 

So for those of you who are dairy free, you will have found just as I have, that coconut yoghurt or ‘coyo’ is rather expensive to buy. I have decided it’s about time I try and make my own. I have come across many different methods/recipes for homemade coconut yoghurt and have picked two simple… Continue reading Coconut Yoghurt