Tag: sweets

Quinoa Cocoa Nibs Cookies

Quinoa Cocoa Nibs Cookies

I just love to use quinoa as an alternative to rice. Quinoa is a great pasta / cuscous / rice replacement. It is said to be a seed rather than a grain and it is gluten free, however there are people who consider it a 

Homemade Nutella

Homemade Nutella

This is an easy wholesome recipe for homemade nutella. If you are like me and you constantly crave chocolate, this is a must have in your pantry. Remember that cocoa is healthy and many studies show that it is good for cardiovascular health, reduces risk 

Healthy Carrot Cake (new recipe)

Healthy Carrot Cake (new recipe)

Hello everyone! So I am back with a new slightly modified version of my previous carrot cake. Some had commented that it was bitter so in the new recipe I removed the lemon and some of the ginger. The texture came out similar to the one 

Graham Crackers

Graham Crackers

I had asked in my facebook page what recipes you guys are looking for. Amanda wanted some biscuits for her tea time, so here you are! :)

Healthy waffles

Healthy waffles

If you have a waffle maker but you slightly use it because you don’t want to indulge so much, then here you have the perfect gift. These waffles are great with fruit, nuts, nut butter, yoghurt and honey. You can cook them and store in 

Homemade Hazelnut Chocolates

Homemade Hazelnut Chocolates

I crave cote d’ore so I had to come up with my own healthier guilt free version. They are so easy to make and so nice to have :)

Pure chocolate bites

Pure chocolate bites

I have been making chocolate using this method but I had never before tried to put raisins inside to see what happens. The result was superb as these chocolates felt like heaven.     

Healthy homemade Banoffee Pie

Healthy homemade Banoffee Pie

This is my own version of a healthy banoffee pie. 

Banana Donuts

Banana Donuts

These little donuts are a great treat to have around. 

Chocolate Beetroot Muffins

Chocolate Beetroot Muffins

These muffins taste like any other chocolate muffins and you won’t realize there is beetroot inside. It is a great way to include beetroots in your diet.

Little Grads

Little Grads

Congrats to my boyfriend on achieving his MIS masters! I made these little raw cookies to celebrate his big achievement. 

Nut Bars with Cocoa Nibs

Nut Bars with Cocoa Nibs

I love cocoa nibs. I think they are just a great alternative to chocolate, although you can find them to be bitter if you don’t like dark chocolate. Mixing them with other ingredients however makes them so much pleasurable. These bars were so good I 

Apple Crisps

Apple Crisps

So my mom bought the Philips air fryer to fry chips without any oil. I thought it was just a waste of money and an extra tool on the kitchen bench, until I realized I could use it for so many more things. I am 

Superfood Brownies

Superfood Brownies

You will love these dark chocolate brownies especially if you like dark chilly chocolate. If you do not like chilly, just omit the chilly pepper.