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‘Deepest Roast’ Nut Butter

This recipe actually came around by accident when I thought I had burnt hazelnuts whilst making my chocolate hazelnut butter, it turns out almost burnt nuts produce a decadent and delightful nut butter! You will need quite a powerful blender for this, sometimes half way through blending, your machine may need a rest to prevent… Continue reading ‘Deepest Roast’ Nut Butter

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Chunky Peanut-Banana Granola

I have tried so many ways to get clumpy and chunky granola, but the solution was so simple: Banana! Peanut butter and banana is a combination that I absolutely LOVE, so this is my favourite granola (probably ever)! It's part of my granola series, where I'm creating a granola recipe for each member of my… Continue reading Chunky Peanut-Banana Granola

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Chocolate, Coconut and Hazelnut Oats

Pip and nut, my cupboard essential nut butter. It's in my hand from when I wake up till when I go to bed. The best flavour... It's chocolate coconut hazelnut butter, and it's just incredible. The only problem is, getting to the bottom of the jar, it's just depressing! So this recipe is the BEST… Continue reading Chocolate, Coconut and Hazelnut Oats

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Fresh and Spicy Quinoa

Leftover mango in the fridge and I fancied a refreshing salad but more substantial than a pile of lettuce!This recipe serves 6 as a side dish or 3 as a main. Quinoa salad ingredients:2 cups quinoa6 cups vegetable stock1/2 ripe mango1 cup pomegranate seeds1 handful of spinach1 handful of tomatoes1 tbsp lemon juiceSpicy drizzle1/2 tsp… Continue reading Fresh and Spicy Quinoa

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My Sicilian Sandwich

During a holiday when I passed a week without a toaster, I discovered pan fried rye bread, possibly the best accident ever!Ingredients: Serves 12 slices of rye bread1tsp of oil (olive or coconut)Half a can of chickpeas, rinsed1/4 tsp dried oreganoSprinkle of paprika1 tsp tomato puréeZest and juice of half a lemonPinch of saltBalsamic vinegar1/2… Continue reading My Sicilian Sandwich

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Vegan Blackberry ‘cheesecake’

Late August and early September always means blackberry picking for me. Ironically, I cannot stand fresh blackberries, but when cooked down to a jam or coulis like in the recipe I just can't resist them. After many questions on Instagram of these summer and autumn sweet bites, I knew I was on the right track… Continue reading Vegan Blackberry ‘cheesecake’

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Healthy on Holiday

Whilst on holiday I received the most exciting news that I've been nominated for a blog award in the category 'best new blog' - if you haven't voted it would mean the world to me if you could, and THANK YOU if you have already! (Vote here)3 weeks on holiday have been the most amazing… Continue reading Healthy on Holiday