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Cooking with essential oils

I recently held a Health and Wellness Naturally workshop which was loads of fun. Here are the recipes and a picture of the nibbles I made for the night. 283 more words

Spiced Ginger Apple Crumble (Paleo / AIP)

Sorry I ate some before the photo…

Being in the middle of a 30 day autoimmune protocol I found it challenging to find treats to eat. 259 more words

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

I used to love Lemon Poppy Seed muffins and not long ago I indulged in one whilst we were out.  Apart from finding it oversweet, the lemon flavour was very synthetic and I didn’t enjoy the experience at all,  so when I spotted this recipe in the book The Art of Eating Well by Hemsley and Hemsley I just knew I had to try making some. 395 more words

Healthy Eating

Chocolate Breakfast Bread

This ‘bread’ is absolutely AMAZING !!

So quick to make and so tempting to eat straight out of the oven which unfortunately gave me a dose of the hiccups.  239 more words

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Soud Vide Crème Brûlée

Crème brûlée is one of those luxurious dishes. It’s rich, sweet, and can send your olfactory senses into overdrive as you toast the sugar topping to a glass like cover. 32 more words

Experiments In Home Cooking

RECIPE: Homemade Whipped Cream

I have to say, nothing beats homemade whipped cream (the cans are terrible once you begin to make it yourself). I have learnt a few tricks over the years and this is by far the simplest and most delicious whipped cream to add to anything from scones, or trifle, or puddings. 82 more words

Gingerbread Cookies (Ginger Biscuits)

Officially these are called Gingerbread Cookies but to my mind they are more like a Ginger Biscuit;  crisp and they break in half with a ‘snap’ – perfect for serving with a cup of coffee, or packing in a lunchbox, or even for keeping in the cupboard for a nibble now and then.  296 more words

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