Dairy Free Chocolate Cake


There is still time to bake a christmassy chocolate cake now before Christmas. I baked two, one for ourselves and one for our lovely neighbour. This is a recipe adapted from Nigella Lawson’s Dark and Sumptuous Chocolate Cake. To make it less guilty to eat at such an indulgent time of the year, I replaced […]

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House full of hearts

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Sugar Free Chocolate Hearts with Hazelnuts and Almonds Having a sugar free diet does not necessarily mean you cannot have some of the old treats you love.  Valentine’s day is almost here, chocolate and champagne are a must.  If, like me, you are trying to be good, you can make your own delicious sugar free […]

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Korean pickles – Kimchi

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I love Korean food!  I love going to Korean barbecue restaurants where you can cook your own food with a group of good friends and drink Korean rice wine.  Of course, you cannot have a Korean barbecue without Kimchi! I love Kimchi, I can eat a whole jar of it on its own in one […]

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Sugar and Gluten Free Banana Bread

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There are a lot of benefits to be gained from eating bananas, amongst other things, they help overcome depression due to high levels of tryptophan and improve mood.  They can also reduce PMS symptoms as they regulate blood sugar and produce stress relief.  Bananas are also high in potassium and low in salt, resulting in bananas […]

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