Tag: easy

Oat and Currant Cookies (No added sugar, vegan)

Oat and Currant Cookies (No added sugar, vegan)

These no added sugar cookies are great to grab for breakfast or as a healthy snack. You could add maple syrup for a sweeter cookie, but they are honestly delicious as is.   

Chocolate oat bars

Chocolate oat bars

This is an easy one-bowl recipe, great for breakfast or as a snack. These bars are unsweetened except for the chocolate, and a great energy boost with oats, nuts and chia seeds. It takes no time to dress them in chocolate but it surely looks 

Easy Paleo Chocolate Donuts

Easy Paleo Chocolate Donuts

Easy does it A great, quick, one bowl recipe for delicious chocolate donuts that can be done in a jiffy. What’s great is that they are made with simple, clean ingredients that make them naturally gluten and grain-free.  Paleo chocolate donuts October 17, 2020 by Rody 

Cuttlefish and Seafood pasta

Cuttlefish and Seafood pasta

This is a quick recipe that you can use with any seafood. Here we used cuttlefish, which is very similar to calamari or squid, but the same recipe could be used with clams (vongole), mixed shellfish and king prawns.  This is a crowd pleaser. Now that 

Paleo Lemon Sponge Cake

Paleo Lemon Sponge Cake

We have received a bag of fresh lemons from a friend. Such gifts make me happy because I like having lemons around the house to use in cooking or even drinks. However, I don’t want them to rot, because they will in a couple of weeks. 

Vegan Ragu (Pasta Tomato Sauce)

Vegan Ragu (Pasta Tomato Sauce)

This recipe is another impromptu invention that I came up with while not knowing what to cook. I must say that my best dishes come through when I don’t know what to cook. I love utilising my pantry to the optimum to create new dishes. 

Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Ice Cream

Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Ice Cream

Every year I come up with a new ice-cream idea. Last year I had made this peanut butter ice cream, however, my boyfriend is not a big fan of peanut butter and turned down the idea for making it again quickly. I had also enjoyed 

Easy summer dessert

Easy summer dessert

I came across this recipe by skinnyms on Pinterest and immediately liked it because it can be done in 5 minutes.  My colleague made it for us and it was such a pretty dessert. Thus I decided to have my go at slightly modifying this 

Easy Fish soup (Aljotta)

Easy Fish soup (Aljotta)

Aljotta – Easy does it This is a recipe that I wouldn’t have dared to do until just recently after a colleague of mine told me how easy it was to do. I think traditional mums have a tendency to make this dish sound like 

Easy Broccoli and Cauliflower Bake

Easy Broccoli and Cauliflower Bake

You don’t need comfort dishes of baked pasta when you can have equally delicious baked vegetables. This meal is effortless to assemble and is pure comfort food, without giving you the guilt feeling and bloating effect. Now that the cold weather is kicking in, we 

Sweet Potato Brownies

Sweet Potato Brownies

Brownies are an all time favourtie. In my earlier cooking days I used to make these delicious super food brownies with oats, almonds, raisins, cinnamon, cacao and cayenne pepper. Now, whenever I make home made almond milk, I use the leftover almond meal to make these 

Vegan Peanut Butter Ice Cream

Vegan Peanut Butter Ice Cream

This is a very easy vegan and Paleo ice cream recipe which I remember by heart. I have come across the recipe on a magazine which was distributed with Times of Malta around three weeks ago. Being vegan and paleo, such recipe is ideal for everyone and 

Mac & Cheese inspired vegetable bake

Mac & Cheese inspired vegetable bake

Re-creating staple comfort foods into healthier alternatives is a topic of much interest for me. Whilst my colleagues were talking on how they make the famous Mac and Cheese the other day, I immediately started thinking of how I could re-create the dish whilst replacing 

Homemade chocolate chips

Homemade chocolate chips

I have made homemade chocolate using coconut oil and cacao powder countless times and I always wished I could use this healthier, less processed chocolate in my other baking recipes. Since this type of chocolate needs to set inside a refrigerator I always questioned if 

Easy Strawberry Jam

Easy Strawberry Jam

This is a very simple jam recipe, far different from the conventional style of making jam. I find it great since it is done without sugar or nasty preserves. It is also fairly easy and quick to make. It’s also the perfect time to make strawberry Jam here