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Dairy Free Peach Popsicles

I am ice-cream obsessed. It doesn’t matter what the weather I will always have an ice cream. I’ve cut my ice-cream addiction down to only having it on special occasions, like the start of summer when real fruit ice-creams start being made at the fruit shops or whenever I go to Hamilton and go to Duck Island Ice Cream. 202 more words


Thick Chocolate Chip Cookies (GF, Refined Sugar Free, Vegan)

While I was living in the USA, I had a hard time replacing all sugars with brown rice syrup in my baking recipes. The issue wasn’t with getting the consistency right, but it was with the taste of the brown rice syrup. 313 more words


Nice Cream

After I’ve had dinner I always crave something a little sweet. My go to is either dark chocolate or, recently, conference pears with almond butter. One thing you’ll learn about me is I have the most random cravings – this week it’s been brussel sprouts and chickpeas; last week it was chocolate and hummus. 207 more words


Lara Bar Energy Balls

I found this recipe during my first Whole30 and was amazed how easy it was. I would snack on one or two after a run or workout. 151 more words


Sweet Orange Semolina Tea Cakes

And so continues the parade of slightly ugly, not-too-sweet snack desserts. These are a take on a take on a take on Lebanese semolina cakes, and updated to be lighter. 345 more words


Mexican Chocolate Everyday Cookies

These cookies have a tender interior, and aren’t super¬†sweet. They’re more¬†of a cross between a muffin top and a cookie than a decadent chocolate chip thing – an everyday cookie, if you will. 264 more words


Peanut Butter Energy Bites

I have a serious sweet tooth and no matter how hard I try I just can’t seem to kick my chocolate cravings. This week I’m making a conscious effort to cut back a little bit on coffee and chocolate… this has resulted in a banging headache on day 1 and me pulling out the food processor to make something slightly more healthy than my usual chunk of Rocky Road for an evening snack! 156 more words