Peppermint Vegan Meringue Melts

 Peppermint Vegan Meringue Melts

I’ve been itching to try out egg free meringue for ages.  I first heard about the phenomenon after seeing an Instagram post claiming a photograph of brightly coloured orange and pink meringue kisses, plump and beautiful, were completely vegan.

Vegan?! Meringue without egg white? But how was this possible? What could it be made of?  I was instantly intrigued. Continue reading “Peppermint Vegan Meringue Melts”

Pizza Without the Guilt

♥ Courgette Pizza Boats

September.  And it is still so hot here in Dubai.

As a result, I have been looking for light and nutritious options to eat especially after the indulgent summer holidays!  The main mission, however, is not wanting to give up on fun and flavour.

Courgette Pizza Boats

These loaded courgette boats have all the taste of pizza without the carb overload and bloated feeling afterwards.

The firm texture of courgette provides the perfect vessel for tasty baked tomato sauce and tangy melted cheese.  Gluten-free, delicious and a great way to get extra vegetables in your diet.  Brilliant!

Courgette Pizza Boats
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A Buttery Jammy Simple Snack

♥ Jammy Biscuits

These yummy little numbers are a great way to treat the kids, not only for eating but having them help with the baking too.

With simple staple ingredients and only 15 minutes baking time, these biscuits are a wonderful idea for an unplanned activity if you’re at home with the children this summer.

jam biscuits

Buttery, flaky, crisp and sweet. Continue reading “A Buttery Jammy Simple Snack”

The Basics of Sweet Pastry from Brussels

Dark and White Chocolate Tart

chocolate tart

With only a tablespoon of added sugar this eggless tart has to be the best way to show off the true flavours and texture of good chocolate.
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2 Snacks To Make And Munch Watching The Football

♥ Mushroom Masala Egg Muffins
♥ Banana Nut Bites 

How to make simple vegan banana nut bites.

Moreish Mushroom Masala Egg Muffin recipe and full details of these super snacks follow. Continue reading “2 Snacks To Make And Munch Watching The Football”

4 Funky Monkey Easy Peasy Playdate Snacks

♥ Lemon and Cumin Cucumber Sticks
♥ Apple and Peanut Butter Slices
♥ Cheese and Herb Scones
♥ Fruit Yoghurt Ice Lollies

homemade ice lollies
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