Snacks | Treats

For that little something extra
Gluten Free Hot Cross Buns

Gluten Free Hot Cross Buns

These Gluten Free Hot Cross Buns are a game changer. I am a MASSIVE fan of the good old Hot Cross Bun. In fact I held the record for eating the most Hot Cross Buns a work morning tea leading into Easter. This was many years ago now. Now my relationship with food has...

Immune Boosting Honey

Immune Boosting Honey

This Immune Boosting Honey or as my Auntie's like to call it "Kirsty's Jolup", is the ultimate definition of Food As Medicine. It may be a small sample size but I have either given or made the recipe for so many of those close to me - including children who seem to be...

Carrot Cake Pancakes

Carrot Cake Pancakes

When you get a request to make something as delicious as Carrot Cake Pancakes how can you refuse! So here we have them. The best cake flavour meeting the humble pancake. And you even get a dose of vegetables! These have all the hallmarks of a great Carrot Cake -...

Double Choc Figgy Pancakes

Double Choc Figgy Pancakes

Pancake Day aka Shrove Tuesday is one of my favourite days of the year and these Double Choc Figgy Pancakes are the perfect indulgent but guilt free pancake. It came about as it is the day before the beginning of Lent (a Christian period of which you give penance),...

Ginger Spiced Granola

Ginger Spiced Granola

The better alternative to breakfast cereals. Granola is great to have by itself or used as a topping for smoothies, smoothie bowls, yoghurt and fruit. This granola is gluten-free, packed full of nuts and seeds and sweetened with just enough rice malt syrup to give it...

Sweet Potato Brownies

Sweet Potato Brownies

  How have I never created Sweet Potato Brownies before?! I mean I am all about using vegetables in whatever way I can. So you would think I would have made this before so I can even get some veggies in my dessert. Being a massive fan of anything chocolate warmed...

Basil Pesto

Basil Pesto

Basil Pesto is perfect as we come into summer. Basil is in abundance! And I picked up some great healthy looking basil at the markets on Sunday. So I just had make Basil Pesto! You can also give growing it a go. The smell that it will give your garden will be...

Carrot Hummus

Carrot Hummus

The colour. The taste. The flavour. This Carrot Hummus has it all! It seriously took all my will power to not devour the whole thing as I was creating this. Hummus is one of my favourite dips. It can be used as a stand alone dip or you can add it to a variety of foods...

Peanut Butter + Banana Bliss Balls

Peanut Butter + Banana Bliss Balls

One of my all time flavour combinations is Peanut Butter + Banana. I'm not sure what it is about them but they just go so well together. So when I found some dried banana at my local Source Bulk Foods I knew I had to make some Peanut Butter + Banana Bliss Balls. With...

Avocado Crispbread

Avocado Crispbread

Instead of grabbing for that something sweet at 3:30 a better option would be this Avocado Crispbread. The fat from the avocado ensures that you have a feeling of fullness to last you through to dinner. The buckwheat crispbread has a low impact on your insulin levels...

Choc Tahini Fudge Balls

Choc Tahini Fudge Balls

These little indulgences were made as a dessert for my dad. I needed something that I could serve him that he would enjoy. Now my dad is a very typical country-bred man that likes the traditional way of eating. I absolutely nailed it. He ended up eating 4!! What do I...