Not to sound too dramatic here, but I had an epiphany last week. I was lying in bed on Wednesday night, drained and exhausted after an extremely long day trying to be the ‘best version’ of myself. As I lay there thinking, I realised something – when you try too hard, things don’t generally work … Continue reading Stop Trying So Hard!
What to expect: This is honestly the nicest cake/dessert I’ve made - EVER! It's so fudgy and comforting. Perfect for a night in front of the fire, or a sweet treat during your coffee break. Makes: 8 Inch cake Ingredients CAKE 300ml Oak Milk 1 Tbsp Lemon juice 150G Butter (I used the new dairy … Continue reading Soft & Sticky Chocolate Fudge Cake (Vegan)
I was chatting to some friends over the weekend and we got to talking about baking and cookies (how very domestic of us). It got me thinking about the fact that I’ve never had great success in the cookie making department to date. So, I felt it was time to get back in the ring. … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies (Dairy Free)
So quick and easy to make - perfect for if you fancy a treat but don’t want to leave the house! You would have them made in 30 minutes including the prep time. What to expect: Sweet and chocolatey, these are nice and moist even though there are no eggs. Makes: 6 large muffin sizes … Continue reading Vegan Cupcakes
These burgers are pure comfort food. I know they don’t exactly sound mouth watering but trust me - give them a try and you will be pleasantly surprised. What to expect: The texture is crispy on the outside and soft on the inside - with a bit of a crunch from the walnuts. The smoked … Continue reading Mushroom & Bean Burgers (Vegan)
January has turned out to be surprisingly fun for me - I enjoyed catching up with friends one frothy latte at a time, started my journalism diploma, had a mother-daughter night once a week, took some time off from music (just for a month or two), and travel-wise, I’m in the middle of planning a … Continue reading Eats & Treats
These little treats are definitely my favourite dessert of the month. If you are allergic to dairy (or are vegan) then cheese cake is just a no-no - I have lost track of how many weddings I have been to where everyone is tucking into a slice of Baileys cheesecake after dinner and myself and … Continue reading Strawberry & Coconut Cheesecake Bites (Vegan)
Happy New Year everyone! It has been a while since I sat down to write and I must say that as I stare at this blank page now, ready for the first post of 2018, it feels good. I had a wonderful Christmas at my family home, my mum would put Rachel Allen to shame … Continue reading The Goal That Changed Everything
Over the past few weeks my mind keeps drifting around the topic of fear. I’ve spoken about fear on this blog before, mainly facing the fear of trying something new. However, when it comes to a deeper level of fear and the feeling of vulnerability, I haven't had to delve too deep in that realm. … Continue reading Turns out I’m not invincible!