Lemon and Almond Jam (no pectin and not marmalade)

Add a little sunshine to your mornings with this lemon jam.  This lemon and almond jam has a little zing and is not as sweet as others.  Perfect for those who have a  weakness for anything lemon. Autumn is a special time of the year.  Looking out my kitchen window I can slowly see the…

Chocolate biscotti, two-toned

Can’t make up your mind whether you like a chocolate or vanilla biscotti? Make this two-toned Vanilla and Cocoa Biscotti, then roll into one log, baked and cut into pieces.  They are finally baked again, to make a tender, easy to eat Biscotti perfect for your next tea or coffee.    As they are not…

Healthy Pancake Recipe

Waking up to the best ever healthy pancakes that are fluffy, easy to make, contain no artificial ingredients or processed flours and are cooked to a summer’s golden colour has to be one of the most wonderful way to start your day.   Making these pancakes are quite easy as I add all my ingredients…

Healthy Oatmeal with Coconut

These oatmeal cookies are healthy, gluten free and dairy free, rich in flavour and satiety so good for you, they could double-up as a healthy breakfast cookie on the go. A quick mix cookie, you will enjoy making these regularly. I was going to dress them up a little with icing but felt it was…

No -Bake Oat and Seed Trail Bar

A basic and simple nut and seed recipe. It is super crunchy and refined sugar free. As it is so easy to make, you can decide to make this slice at your disposal whenever you want. This combination of nuts, seeds and cranberries works ever so well together. I tend to not deviate from this…

Soft, Chewy & Moorish Gluten-free Coconut and Oat Biscuits

So good for you & guilt free they are ideal as an up-and-go breakfast cookie or a tasty clean snack.  Soft, chewy and Moorish they resemble Anzac biscuits but without the syrup, sugar and butter.     You may also like the wholegrain and rich in flavour Healthy Spelt and Oat Coconut Cookies.    …

Fig, Apple and Raspberry Scrolls

These scrolls are delicious warm on their own or topped with a generous drizzle of raspberry and lemon jam. The scrolls are soft and pull-apart with ease. When biting into them the filling bursts of sweet and indulgent figs, walnut and moist apple. What I love about these, the butter is limited and sugar content…

Quick Mix Banana & Pineapple Spelt Loaf

A simple and perfectly moist banana bread recipe with a wonderful texture, colour and packed with flavour. This bread is a perfectly refreshing and summery without going all out tropical. It is light without being dry due to the olive oil , banana and pineapple. The banana is silky smooth and then there is the…

The Fluffiest Hot Cross Buns with Video

Easter is not complete without the smell of moreish hot cross buns infused with mixed spice and laced with dried fruit.  In this recipe I have included two variations a kid-friendly one, with just a touch of dried fruit and just the right amount of spices, and the Traditional Hot Cross Buns with aromatic classic…

Healthy Spelt and Oat Coconut Cookies

These are healthy, wholegrain and rich in flavour so good for you, could double up as a quick breakfast cookie on the go. I was going to dress them up a little with icing but felt it was unfair to them as they simply taste wonderful on their own. No butter, only a small amount…

Family friendly Classic Beef Sausage Rolls

This is a super-easy homemade sausage roll recipe that will soon be a favourite for after-school, finger food or to serve as an interesting alternative to boring school sandwiches. The secret is the generous serving of parsley for that distinct fresh home made taste and sautéed garlic and onions for a moist and sweeter sausage…