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Grain-free Chocolate Beet Cake

Chocolate cake is a classic. So everyone needs a go-to chocolate cake recipe right? That includes me, gluten, grain and sugar-free me! But let me tell you, this guy tastes so chocolatey and decadent that you would never miss the gluten or the sugar. Bring on the nut flour, beets and cacao to make this…

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Murasaki Tart – a purple sweet potato dessert

There is a first time for everything and this past week I tried purple sweet potato for the first time. If you have read my previous posts you’ll be well aware of my love affair with sweet potato. I love making desserts with it and so you can imagine my excitement when I tasted a…

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No Sugar Caramel Rice Crispy Treats

One of the things I loved the most about my childhood was cereal. And no, I did not get the special spike-your-blood-sugar-then-crash-before-midmorning sugary kind of cereal. Although my sister and I fought hard in an attempt to convince my mom it was the healthier, more nutritious option. All the other kids at school got that…

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Christmas Spice Cookies

How is it that Christmas is already around the corner? I’m pretty sure we were in June yesterday. Well I don’t know about you but it suddenly dawned on me that it’s Christmas in like 2 seconds and so it’s crucial to start making festive treats. My favourite treats for this festive season are: Mince…

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No Sugar Chocolate Fridge Cake

These delightful treats take me back to my childhood. There is something about the texture and flavor that reminds me of fridge cake. Did you ever make these as a kid? It was literally the only thing I could ‘bake’ successfully during primary school. And it didn’t involve an oven so my Mum was chilled…

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Rocky Road Nice Cream

By the end of the week I am always so ready for the weekend. Not to sleep in late or watch more t.v. or relax like a normal person. Nope. I am ready to experiment in the kitchen! I tend to conveniently crave yummy sweet treats on the weekend and so I get all that…