Archive of ‘Treats’ category

Pear, blueberry and coconut loaf

I had a number of pears that were getting very squishy in the fruit bowl, and they really needed some TLC, so iv’e come up with this tasty pear, blueberry and coconut loaf to use up old pears. I decided on blueberries as that what I had in my freezer! This one isn’t gluten free, […]

Coffee choc beetroot cake with cashew coffee icing

I’m in love with the combination of chocolate, coffee and beetroot, its such an unexpected trio, but when mixed together in a cake, produces a beautiful, sweet and healthy result! This recipe is in collaboration with Yahava Koffeeworks, and is made with their Kintamani coffee. I pre-cooked the beetroot, so have not included that in […]

Raw salted caramel latte slice

Oh. My. God. This slice is just so heavenly! You have got to try it, honestly, I think this is the best thing I have ever made. In collaboration with Yahava Coffee, i’ve come up with a few coffee inspired recipes, which my raw salted caramel latte is the first. Its full of nuts, dates, […]

Raw cookie dough bites

This recipe is a simple, quick and tasty one, which was inspired by my good friend Tam when we were talking about the “Raw cakes” I posted on instagram a few days ago. It inspired me to create something that was reminiscent of eating raw cake batter or nibbling on some of the raw cookie […]

Dark chocolate chia truffles

I LOVE chocolate, Like I am a serious addict. And if you are anything like me, I grab a block and eat far more than I should. So this is my secret to making sure I get my chocolate fix after dinner, but don’t go overboard on the sugar etc that’s in standard chocolate. This […]

Gluten free choc chip oat cookies

Its been a terribly long time since i’ve had a warm, freshly baked cookie out of the oven, so I decided to come up with a low GI, gluten free, healthy cookie. This recipe is full of low GI oats, cacao nibs, dark chocolate and has minimal butter and sugar. The cookies are slightly crunchy […]

Raw coconut bounty bites

So a treat I used to know and love are bounty bars. The coco-nutty goodness of those babies was a summer staple. But as I learnt more and more about nutrition, the less I wanted to eat them. So alas, I don’t eat bounty bars anymore. However, don’t fear! You can make them yourself super […]

Cherry Ripe truffles

Over Christmas I got creative with the truffles and came up with these gorgeous cherry ripe inspired truffles. I think they are my best creation yet, and they were a total hit with my non-health conscious family. 350 g shredded coconut 20 fresh cherries-stones removed 200 g dark chocolate Place 250 g of the shredded […]

Raw blueberry beetroot cheesecake

Yesterday I got creative in the kitchen, and made a delightful raw blueberry beetroot cheesecake. Unfortunately I didn’t write down the ingredients, however I’ve estimated what I did, and it should probably turn out similar to what I made! Either way it will be delicious 🙂 For the base: 1/2 cup walnuts 10-12 dates, chopped […]

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