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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

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A Sicilian Food and Travel Diary (Part 1)

My sister and I have been counting down to this holiday for so long, and the first week has not been a disappointment. Day 1Even before we left England I was excited about the food, and my food adventure began at the airport. I got to try an acai bowl for the very first time… Continue reading A Sicilian Food and Travel Diary (Part 1)

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Dad’s Gluten-free Granola

I realised that finding the perfect granola recipe for my whole family was pretty much impossible... So I decided to create a collection of granola recipes, starting with this one,  allowing multiple ideas and flavour combination for anyone to read (yey). There is no coconut oil or so called superfoods in this, its just my dad's favourite breakfast! Honestly,… Continue reading Dad’s Gluten-free Granola

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Summer slaw

Since I can remember, barbecues in the sun have been accompanied by a sweet, crunchy refreshing salad. But this Asian inspired creation trumps them all, for me at least! My family were a little sceptical about fruit in this, but I soon prooved them wrong! I really love how vibrant all the colours are, and… Continue reading Summer slaw

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Apple Pie Smoothie Bowl

I have smoothie bowls almost everyday, but this one was extra special! Cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and apple, the flavours of a great pudding, but in a healthy breakfast, who would say no to that? I even topped this with a scrumptious protein ball to make it a perfect post-workout refuel (or just even tastier!) The… Continue reading Apple Pie Smoothie Bowl

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Homemade Chocolate Hazelnut Spread (Three ways)

As a Nutella lover from an early age, only recently have I realised that I can recreate my favourite childhood food (Yes I ate it by the spoonful) in a healthier way. No additives, nor added sugar, just sticky, nutty, chocolate-y galore. And yes, it's better than Nutella, if you like extra nuts that is! Not… Continue reading Homemade Chocolate Hazelnut Spread (Three ways)