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Lotus Biscuit Vegan Muffins

And it doesn't stop there, with a hidden creamy chocolatey ganache centre, and notes of cinnamon biscuit all through, these cakes are a real crowd pleaser! I am not sponsored, but Lotus biscuits and their biscoff spreads are the best way to cheer me up, be it chocolate sandwiched between two lotus biscuits or biscoff… Continue reading Lotus Biscuit Vegan Muffins

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The Easiest Vegetable Crisps

After finding some old broccoli in the fridge and a sweet potato not large enough to make some lovely fries, I decided I would love a salty and crispy snack! This is such a simple and super easy recipe, anyone can do it. All you need is a vegetable peeler, a microwave and some tasty veggies!… Continue reading The Easiest Vegetable Crisps

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Breakfast Tiramisu

There's not a better memory I have than when the whole family was sat around a table and eating tiramisu made by a local cook in Italy. Considering I was quite little and hated coffee, it was the most mind blowingly tasty dessert and something I'll never forget! Only recently have I discovered my love… Continue reading Breakfast Tiramisu

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Maple Pecan Waffles

My mum loved these waffles first go round, and the combination of maple and pecan and cinnamon just makes my mouth water. I aimed to create this recipe for my dad (ready why here), but in fact I ate them all before he was home! If you don't have a waffle iron, this batter works… Continue reading Maple Pecan Waffles

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Soy Rice and Roasted Squash

After my Lidl haul, I was so excited to try this new form of squash, I straight away got round to creating this yummy recipe, it serves three for a main meal or four as a side dish! 1 small Squash Brown Rice Soy sauce/tamari (if you're coeliac or avoid gluten) 1 Leek, chopped small… Continue reading Soy Rice and Roasted Squash

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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