Tag Archives : dessert

Back to Basics: Baked Apples!


Back to Basics: Baked Apples! Are you aware that this week is officially “Bramley Apple Week”? If, you are in the UK, then no doubt you know what a ‘Bramley’ is – as I believe it is native to Britain! Bramleys are large hard green skinned tart cooking apples. The great thing about Bramley apples, is that they keep their…

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Oaty Bites! with Chocolate!


Oaty Bites! with Chocolate! Bites there were… several of them! πŸ˜› I really can’t believe these disappeared so quickly, but I guess it’s just like eating a perfect bowl of porridge yes? Well it has almost all the same ingredients that my breakfast oats would have (okay, maybe not the chocolate), so that makes it similar …nutrition-wise at least! πŸ™‚…

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Back to Basics: Rainbows & Green Smoothies


Back to Basics: Rainbows & Green Smoothies RecentlyΒ I’ve been getting my greens in the form of smoothies! You can’t imagine how many people turn their noses up at that! πŸ˜› Smoothies yes. πŸ™‚ Green smoothies no! So, just because of the colour it becomes less tasty? Really? I’ve added this to the back to basics series (along with crumble, pancakes…

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CAKE!!! Free-From & good for you!!!


CAKE!!! Free-From & good for you!!! Hello everyone! πŸ™‚ I hope this week has gone smoothly so far if you’ve had children go back to school, start school, start college or get ready for university? Also to all the teachers out there who have new classes (& new schools!) – I hope it’s going great and you’re all enjoying it…

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Mixed Berry Sorbet – Vegan & FreeFrom


Mixed Berry Sorbet – Vegan & FreeFrom Hello! πŸ˜€ It seems like ages since I’ve been on my blog but it as (as usual) only a week since I posted last time! I guess because we’ve been on a UK road trip and packed so much into a short space that it appears to have been longer! My boys have…

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Leave, Lincoln & Luscious Lasagne!


Leave, Lincoln & Luscious Lasagne! My laptop hasn’t been on since last Friday! I’m not (so I thought) interested in politics, but unless you’ve been hiding under a rock (or maybe in the desert) it’s a bit hard to avoid what’s been going on in the world. Even my primary school aged son came home and said they’d had their…

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Put on Purple… served with ice-cream!


Put on Purple… served with ice-cream! I wasn’t intending to post today as I should really have ‘one’ rest day in my – “I’m having a rest week”! Never mind – maybe at the weekend I can get some rest! πŸ˜€ So, why am I posting and what’s all this about purple? Well, the month of May is Lupus month…

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Chocolate, Calcium & Cookathon! All vegan!


Chocolate, Calcium & Cookathon! All vegan! Hello everyone! πŸ™‚ Do you think that I’m a bit undecided about what to post this week? πŸ˜› Well actually I have too many things to share so thought I’d give you a bit of everything today! πŸ™‚ Chocolate first before I eat themΒ my husband eats them all!!! Yes!!! Believe that! πŸ˜€ I’m sure…

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Tahini Flapjack: FreeFrom & Vegan


Tahini Flapjack: FreeFrom & Vegan Tahini flapjack? Yes! That lovely jar of sesame paste hiding at the back of your cupboard which you bought to make homemade houmous has a new use! πŸ™‚ I was looking for something which would bind oats together and decided that I’d see what I could come up with! With only four ingredients this flapjack…

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