Coconut & Raspberry Jam Cookies

I thought I’d out some of my recent goodies from The Groovy Food Company to use in these super cute raspberry jam-filled coconut cookies. Another Valentine’s Day themed recipe (sorry!), these little treats are easy to make, gluten-free, dairy-free and suitable for vegans, making them a great edible gift for the loved one in your […]

Coconut, Oat & Caramel Slice

I’m back again sharing a recipe I created for high-end Northern supermarket, Booths. Using hot new ingredient coconut jam, I thought this would go perfectly with coconut, oats, dates and chocolate…So let me introduce this incredibly moreish, gluten and dairy-free, vegan-friendly recipe which would make the perfect snack when you’re craving something sweet. The challenge […]

Vegan Cookie Mix Review

As much as baking your own healthy snacks can be enjoyable and rewarding, sometimes we just don’t have the time to find a decent recipe, buy the ingredients or even bake them. That’s why the popularity and availability of healthy baking mixes has increased over the past few months (from what I’ve noticed); you can […]

Spiced Carrot, Apple & Coconut Muffins

Time for another festive recipe – because you know, we’re into December – using Thrively’s superfood baking mixes. Using the Lucuma & Coconut gluten-free, dairy-free and no refined sugar variety to create these spiced muffins with added carrot and apple for a festive twist, plus a coconut frosting topping finished off with dried apple slices. […]

Vegan Beetroot Chocolate Cake

A rich, spongy cake with a creamy chocolate frosting… This gorgeous, indulgent cake has everything you could want from a chocolatey treat – even better that it’s gluten-free, dairy-free, refined sugar free AND is suitable for vegans!! Another recipe created by The Healthy Beard and I during our collaborative baking sesh, we already can’t wait […]

Mango, Ginger & Cardamom Cookies

Have you heard of Snact? They make ‘snacks from surplus produce…We turn that surplus into healthy snacks that contribute to one of your five a day.’ Fruit jerky make from 100% dried blended fruit which counts towards your five a day, is vegan friendly, gluten-free and contains no additives or preservatives. You may have seen […]

Vegan Mango, Lime & Coconut Cheesecakes

You may know that I’m obsessed with all things coconut. Used for centuries in Southeast Asian cuisine, it’s only in more recent years that coconut has become a much-loved ingredient in the UK thanks to its fantastic health benefits and versatility. Also suitable for vegetarians and vegans, it makes a great addition to cooking, baking […]

Vegan Chocolate & Coyo Cherry Bites

Here we go, another recipe using Coyo’s incredible dairy-free, vegan-friendly coconut yogurts – this time I’m using the Cherry variety in this super easy summer-themed recipe. Love chocolate? How about cherry? This combo works perfectly in these frozen ‘raw cheesecake’ treats. Simply make ahead, cut into chunks, then pop out the freezer when chocolate cravings […]

Healthier Vegan ‘Toffee Crisp’ Bars

This weekend I’m in London with two of my wonderful clients, Kaizen Living and Vivo Life, sharing a stand at Natural & Organics Show at the Excel. I’ll be there with some healthy, raw, vegan-friendly, superfood-packed treats: Raw Cranberry & Apricot Superfood Bars Raw Coconut & Chocolate Bites Having spent the day making up as […]