Buckwheat Loaf with Bananas and Blueberries

I had lost my cooking mo-jo I had been in the kitchen doing some recipe testing and failing miserably ! The family were happy enough but I wasn’t ! And then I made this beauty a few weeks ago . I had posted a shot of it on my facebook page HERE and it definitely…

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Chocolate Brownies – Gluten Free Dairy Free Sugar Free Egg Free

I’ll preface this post by saying the Sugar Free means Processed Sugar. Maple Syrup & Dates are still ” sugar” 1 Large Sweet Potatoe ( approx 650-700g) 100g Coconut Flour ( see note below ) 12 Medjool Dates around 200g ( pits removed) 40g Cacao Powder 60g Maple Syrup 1tspn Baking Powder 1 Pinch of…

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Chocolate and Sparkly Spearmint Biscuits

Chocolate and Spearmint Biscuits ( using Spearmint essential Oil) INGREDIENTS 230g unsalted butter, softened 100g raw sugar 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract or vanilla paste 7 drops Spearmint Essential Oil 200g all purpose flour 45g Cacao Powder Large pinch sea salt Teaspoon baking powder Teaspoon bicarb 20g milk Fine Sugar –  I used Billingtons Golden Caster Sugar – Unrefined – for…

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Raw Chocolate with Essential Oils

I’ve been making raw chocolate since 2012 and I’ve had a fabulous raw chocolate recipe up on the website since 2014  – its HERE  on the blog. However since I have discovered doTerra’s essential oils I decided to have a go at using some of the oils.  I chose the doTERRA Wild Orange Oil ~…

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Clean and Deodorise your Thermomix and Home

Make some Zest – Orange, Lemon or Lime , make some juice and then clean and deodorise your Thermomix and Home ! Posted this Last year and again this year on my facebook page and was well loved so thought I’d  post this on the blog.. {Thermo Tip} – Lemons (and Oranges Limes etc) Take…

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Lime and Pecan Shortbread

My yummy and gorgeous new oils arrived today.. so I put my thinking cap on and was inspired to make these little beauties Similar in sorts to the Shortbread with Orange & Poppy but with a different twist using the nuts. Again if you do not have these high quality Essential oils I do encourage…

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Shortbread with Orange and Poppy

I have just embarked on my new Journey using Essential Oils . I have always used some Essential Oils of various brands with homemade cleaning products , atomisers and for scents. I’ve now decided to expand into using them topically and some in my recipes. I am doing a lot of research and will be…

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Risotto with Chicken Mushroom and Verjuice

Risotto is something I never really made before my Thermomix. I mean I could make it and I did make but I couldn’t be bothered making it ! It took so long and it had to be stirred and one false move and boom your Risotto was history ! The Thermomix makes light work of…

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Condensed Tomato Soup with Vino Cotto

I’ve been making a fabulous Tomato Soup for a couple of years now when I decided to have a try of a few different things and was surprised when this tasty little number turned out… A soup to rival Heinz Condensed Tomato Soup ! Ingredients : 30 g butter  6-8 Spring Onions 1 clove garlic…

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Quince Paste infused with Vanilla

  I’ve been making Quince paste for quite some years now…. I perfected my own recipe with a twist and with less sugar a few years ago in 2015 which is the one below …. . I’ve now made it in my brand new TM5 model today 24th June 2018 and just as beautiful .. With…

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