• paleo golden apple flaxjacks
17 Feb, 2016

Golden apple flaxjacks

By |February 17th, 2016|Breakfast, Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Low calorie, Low GI, Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian, Wheat-free|0 Comments

I have been trying to perfect a recipe for flaxjacks, after several mitigating disasters - mainly batter consistency was wrong and there was a lot of flour in the recipes.  Do not confused these with flapjacks...it's no typo!  These are in essence pancakes, but 'free-from' including any flour.  A single serving (3 pancakes) is only [...]

  • pancakes with sugar and lemon
8 Feb, 2016

Pannekoek (pancakes)

By |February 8th, 2016|Breakfast, Low calorie, Recipes, Snacks, Sweet treats, Vegetarian|0 Comments

Pannekoek (pancakes) - This is a traditional pancake mix for large flat pancakes, similar to crepes. They are best served warm with maple syrup and some fresh berries or savoury topping of your choice. - plain flour, egg (beaten), baking powder, water, salt, rapeseed oil (sunflower, olive oil or butter), Put the dry ingredients into [...]

  • protein rich overnight oats with apple and hazelnuts
2 Feb, 2016

Protein rich overnight oats

By |February 2nd, 2016|Breakfast, Recipes, Vegetarian|0 Comments

Prep for breakfast the night before, for a stress-free start to your working day.  Cinnamon and spices, with a hazelnut crust topping (enjoy autumn flavours all year round).  Protein and calcium rich almond milk and fat-free greek yoghurt, paired with fibre-rich oats makes this one satisfying breakfast combination.Protein rich overnight oats - - porridge oats [...]

  • granola, yoghurt and fruit compote
22 Sep, 2015

Good-to-eat granola

By |September 22nd, 2015|Breakfast, Dairy-free, Low calorie, Recipes, Vegetarian|0 Comments

Granola can be consumed as either a breakfast cereal or snack bar; consisting of rolled (porridge) oats, nuts, honey and sometimes puffed rice cereal.  This is usually baked until crisp.  During the baking process, the mixture is stirred to keep ingredients in a loose, breakfast cereal-like consistency. Fruit, such as raisins or dates, are sometimes [...]

  • pineapple overnight oats
7 Feb, 2015

Tropical overnight oats

By |February 7th, 2015|Breakfast, Recipes, Vegetarian|0 Comments

Tropical overnight oats - This sweet alternative for breakfast will leave you fuelled for a long time. It is also low-fat, leaving you full of energy from the oats and is packed with protein and fibre. - banana (ripe and mashed. Or mango/pineapple), rolled oats, fat free greek yoghurt, unsweeted almond milk, chia seeds, ground [...]

  • Plaatkoekies (Crumpets)
31 Jan, 2015

Plaatkoekies (pancakes)

By |January 31st, 2015|Breakfast, Dairy-free, Low calorie, Recipes, Sweet treats, Vegetarian|0 Comments

In Afrikaans this translates to stove cakes.  In Britain, we would refer to these as drop scones, which South Africa call them flapjacks.  Confused?  It is in essence thick batter being the difference to normal pancakes, or french style crepes.Plaatkoekies (pancakes) - This is a South African dish similar to British drop scones or sweet [...]

  • healthy morning muffins
31 Jan, 2015

Healthy morning muffins

By |January 31st, 2015|Breakfast, Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian|0 Comments

Healthy morning muffins - These healthy morning/brunch muffins will help fill a gap between meals - contains banana, apple, carrot, sultanas and oats. Salt and sugar free! - wholemeal flour (or white flour), ground almonds, stevia (sugar or other alternative), baking soda, baking powder, cinnamon (or 0.5 tsp grated nutmeg), rolled oats (not jumbo oats), [...]

  • breakfast granola
21 Jan, 2015

Crunchy quinoa granola

By |January 21st, 2015|Breakfast, Dairy-free, Recipes, Vegetarian|0 Comments

Crunchy quinoa granola - This is a tasty and healthy alternative to processed, shop bought breakfast cereal or muesli. Rich in protein and fibre, but low in saturated fat and salt. It will keep you satisfied for hours without wanting to snack. Serve with 0% greek yoghurt and top with blueberries, strawberries or banana if [...]

  • slices of bread
27 Dec, 2014

The perfect breadmaker brown loaf

By |December 27th, 2014|Breakfast, Lunch, Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian|0 Comments

The perfect breadmaker brown loaf - There are many bread recipes out there, but not all translates easily into a loaf for the breadmaker. This is fault-free recipe for a healthy 60% wholemeal brown loaf. - wholemeal flour, strong white flour, President butter (or 1 tbsp olive oil), organic yeast (active or dry yeast can [...]