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Carrot dogs

These smoked carrot dogs are ideal for BBQ season -they’re SO tasty. Never thought I would say that about carrots pretending to be meat. I kind of hate this whole lets not eat meat but make veg taste like meat trend, I mean what’s the point? But, I am glad …

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Banana, date and walnut loaf

This loaf is sweet and delicious -perfect with an afternoon cup of tea or for a weekend breakfast treat. Best of all it uses up banana that have turned black and it’s very simple to make. Ingredients 200g sugar 2tsp dairy free margarine 1tsp flax flour made up with 3tsp …

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“Doing” a Doctorate – week 24

Have to say that the experience of presenting at the Open Educational Resources (OER) conference was pretty kick ass…. what? That is SO a doctoral level language phrase. It was an awesome experience and privilege to be invited to present to delegates who had travelled to the conference from all …

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Peach cupcakes

Cupcake batter: 1 small – med banana and enough dairy free margarine to add up to a combined weight of 75g 150g light brown sugar 225g plain flour 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 tsp baking powder 200ml unsweetened plant milk 75ml vegetable oil 1 tsp vanilla Frosting: 75g dairy …

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Blueberry Orange Hot Cross Buns

My recipe for these light and floofaaaay buns is an adaptation of the original recipe which I found on the Hungry Herbivores blog. I often sing along (badly) to music while baking but this time my husband entertained me by singing Onward Christian Soldiers. It seemed appropriate given that I …

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Smoked Carrot

This is by far my most favourite recipe created during my kitchen play day last weekend. It’s great on its own, in salads, on a jacket potato….in fact it’s so tasty that I’ve eaten it every day since I made it! There are loads of recipes for this dish to …

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Snuggets

I managed to find a little bit of time to play in the kitchen this weekend. Not as much as I would have liked mind! I created a recipe for these savoury little morsels that I have decided to call ‘snuggets’ (like snack nuggets, geddit?). Inexpensive, crunchy, low fat, low …

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Chewy coconut raisin cookies

I’m not keen on raisins really, but my husband thinks they make most food taste better. My giant chewy cookies are one of his favourite sweet treats, and they are super easy to make. Ingredients: 125g dairy free butter 125g brown caster sugar 150g self raising flour 50g coconut 50g …

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Turmeric Truffles

Ingredients 25g desiccated coconut 65g  almond flakes 3 tbsp peanut butter 40g cranberries 125g dates 20g flax seed 80g coconut oil (melted) 2 tsp vanilla extract Method Combine all dry ingredients in food processor and blend until fine Pour into large bowl Add coconut oil and vanilla extra and mix …

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Golden Soup

Here’s my recipe, hope you love it too. P.s. I think this also taste great eaten cold in hot weather (not that we get a lot of that in the UK)…. Ingredients: 1 golden butternut squash (or regular butternut squash) (diced) 3 sweet potatoes (diced) 4 carrots (diced) 1 tbsp …

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