The game-changer! In my quest to cut out refined sugars from my diet and make more healthy baked goods, i will be using date paste in place of everything sugar. In fact, i will be using date paste in EVERYTHING! I used it to make a chocolate marinara sauce and it was jaw-dropping-fingerlicking-good. Make a batch… Continue reading Date Paste!
Guilt-free indulgence – This chocolate cake right here! I had been craving chocolate cake for days, but my low-carb, low-sugar, high-protein, high-fibre diet won’t let me. I am usually not a chocolate-cake-kinda-girl, but when i am a chocolate-cake-kinda-girl i want it rich, dark and luscious. This cake hit all the right notes for me… Continue reading Sugar-free Chocolate Ramekin Cake!
” Cookie Warm, golden Gazing, longing, tempting Diet, restrained, guilt, resignation Biting, chewing, swallowing Moist, delicious Cookie “ ~ John Michaels ~ Today is Thursday and in the spirit of throwback i remembered this gorgeous cookie cake that i made for my sister and her husbands wedding anniversary back in August. Butterscotch Soft Cookie Cake… Continue reading Butterscotch Soft Cookie Cake!
Let’s talk a little about the science that is baking. The chemical reactions that occur when baking powder comes in contact with the liquid in cake batter and when it hits the oven, and how baking soda reacts with the acidic ingredient in the cake batter to create water and carbon dioxide, and then these… Continue reading Cream Cheese Pound Loaf!
This mixed fruit frappe is so refreshing and light. I have it for breakfast, as a snack or for dinner. You know i love all things multi-functional 😉 I don’t appreciate the taste of raw bananas so i thought i would have a problem with this one, but it is so good, i give it… Continue reading Breakfast Fruit Frappe!
This is what happens when you raid your pantry; you come out with an amazing treat! Earlier in the day i was bored out of my mind. There’s this thing i have where i get restless when i haven’t baked in a while. It’s usually when i haven’t baked in about 4 days. I get… Continue reading Sugar-free Banana Oat Bran Loaf!
I had a great activity-filled weekend and I am looking forward to an amazing week. Positive thinking 101. We had a family picnic yesterday and we all had to bring snacks along. I made blondies that were oh-so-awesome and i couldn’t wait to share the recipe on here. But I was in such a rush… Continue reading Easy Breezy Bruschetta!