Category: Snacks

Mango Coconut Snack

Mango Coconut Snack

This is one of my all-time favourite snacks! I think we often underestimate simplicity. Simple foods are easy to digest and make us feel good! Mangoes are a simple fruit that provide a whole lotta nutrition. Not only are they absolutely delicious, naturally sweet and […]

Banana Buckwheat Granola Clusters

Banana Buckwheat Granola Clusters

These Banana Buckwheat Granola Clusters are such a delicious treat! They taste just like banana bread and are great for snacking. They are great to have in a bowl for when guests come over for afternoon tea but also delicious with some almond milk or […]

Healthy Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

Healthy Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

One part of switching to a more plant-based diet over the years has been discovering and experimenting with how to turn my favourite old treats into healthier, nutrient-dense and even more delicious versions! I sort of fell in love with it straight from the get-go, […]

Seductive Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

Seductive Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

You guys are going to fall head-over-heels for these. They are so incredibly chocolatey, gooey and caramely. I love snacking on these in the afternoons at work, when I’m craving a little chocolate. They are the perfect little energy pick-me-up! I also love making these with […]

Creamy Tahini Hummus

Creamy Tahini Hummus

Sometimes life gets so busy that all you really want is hummus. Hummus is the go-to anytime, anywhere food. Everyone loves hummus and it’s suitable to just about anyones diet (score!). You can bring hummus on picnics or to a potluck, you can serve hummus […]

Favourite Foods: Dates

Favourite Foods: Dates

First of all, please excuse my not-so-modelesque hands. I love my hands. I have always had short nails, cuts, bruises, scars and bumps. This reminds me that I am constantly doing things, touching things and creating things. It shows that I am a true cook, scrubbing […]

Chocolate Coconut Bliss Balls (Vegan & GF)

Chocolate Coconut Bliss Balls (Vegan & GF)

Bliss Balls were one of the first vegan desserts I came to know and love. Ever since I discovered that dates and nuts could be combined to create such beautiful little things, I was hooked. I experimented with every flavour I could think of. I […]

Lemon Tofu, Feta & Avocado Lettuce Wraps

Lemon Tofu, Feta & Avocado Lettuce Wraps

  This past year, I had the chance to work with the incredible wedding photographer Christine from Christine Pienaar Photography. Christine has some serious talent, especially for her age. She produces stunning, refreshing photographs; it’s no wonder why I wanted to take some photos with her! […]

Chickpea, Carrot and Zucchini Fritters with Creamy Hummus

Chickpea, Carrot and Zucchini Fritters with Creamy Hummus

My very first attempt at Veggie Fritters were a total success. Chickpea based, they are an excellent source of protein! I highly recommend making the hummus to go with these, it will make them extra delicious. The fritters taste really good as leftovers, too! Nom […]