Mini Apple, Raisin & Cinnamon Loaves

Sometimes the combination of apple, cinnamon and raisins (or sultanas) is all you need. With a hint of orange for extra zing, this is the base for my latest recipe working in collaboration with Graham’s The Family Dairy using their thick, creamy but fat-free Quark, a staple in my fridge that can be used for […]

Coyo’s Brand New Look & Recipe Ideas

Last year I had the pleasure of receiving a selection of Coyo’s deliciously creamy, dairy-free and vegan friendly coconut yogurts: Handcrafted from the squeezed flesh of the coconut, Coyo yogurts contain five plant-fed vegan cultures to produce the velvety smooth texture without the need to add any sweeteners or preservatives – just simple, whole ingredients. […]

Banana, Chocolate & Salted Caramel Puddings

If you’re looking for a delicious, rich, indulgent and vegan / dairy-free caramel sauce, your dreams have now come true thanks to Wing Yip. The UK’s leading Oriental supermarket have just launched a Coconut Caramel Sauce made with creamy coconut milk, the third addition to the recently launched range of coconut products from Nature’s Charm. […]

Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Jam Tartlets

Back with another recipe using one of my favourite store cupboard essentials for healthy, gluten-free baking: Tiger Nut flour! As a whole, tiger nuts, are 100% gluten-free, organic, nut-free (ironically), dairy-free, low in calories and fats and ideal for those on a paleo diet. What’s more, because they have so much fibre they make you […]

Alpro Go On: Pea & Mint Soup Recipe

I’ve been a big fan of Alpro products for a while, especially their plant-based alternatives to yogurt. If you haven’t heard about or seen it in the shops, the brand have just launched the new Plain Big Pot which has a delicious super thick, smooth texture – making it a tasty and high protein addition […]

Not-So-Indulgent Chocolate Easter Cake

I think out of all the Easter-themed recipes I have created and posted on my blog recently, this is my favourite Easter #IndulgingInnocently creation. To coincide with International Sweet Potato Week (from 1st – 13th April) in collaboration with American Sweet Potatoes (you may have seen my other recipes over here) I’ve created a wonderfully delicious […]

Vegan Cream Eggs

One of my challenges was to try and re-create a healthy kind of Cream Egg alternative this Easter. Although what I created was slightly different to what I envisaged, I was actually pretty happy with how these delicious treats turned out. They are frozen little goodies rather than a chocolate shell encasing a gooey centre, […]

Rocky Road Easter Slice

For those of you who love a bit more of a treat, this a slightly more indulgent recipe for Easter – a twist on the classic Rocky Road. Using Jim Jam’s incredible no added sugar chocolate spread to combine a mixture of oats, fruits and nuts plus the added special Mini Eggs, this would make […]

It’s Pepper Time Smoothie Challenge

I’m always up for a challenge – especially when it comes to food – so when I received an email about getting involved in It’s Pepper Time’s Smoothie Challenge I thought, why the hell not? An EU-funded initiative, It’s Pepper Time aims to promote the use of peppers in everyday recipes and meals. Deliciously sweet, […]

Perkier Cacao Easter Egg Nests

Let’s make a delicious, no bake recipe for Easter using…Perkier bars! In case you haven’t heard of them, in a nutshell they are tasty, gluten, dairy and wheat-free with no refined sugar and vegan friendly snack bars ideal for on the go. Now with six varieties in the range, there’s something for all tastes – […]