Chocolate · East meets West Fusion · Glutenfree · Sweet Treats

Cardamom, Lime and Coconut Easter Ladoos

Coconut ladoos, an all time favourite and nothing quite beats the versatility of these creamy, nutty and delicious round balls. One of many Indian mithai’s welcomed by many and the great thing about them is they are so quick and easy to prepare. Easter is just a couple of days away and homes must be… Continue reading Cardamom, Lime and Coconut Easter Ladoos

Baking · Cakes · Dairyfree/Vegan · Eggless · Reviews · Uncategorized

Chocolate, Coconut and Raspberry Ripple Meringue Cake- Egg free, Dairy Free, Vegan

    Isn’t this a perfect cake to fit the Occasion? Yes, I’m talking a bout Valentines day which is literally just around the corner. So what are your plans? Are you one to shop till you drop and dine your other half at a restaurant or one who would be more than happy to… Continue reading Chocolate, Coconut and Raspberry Ripple Meringue Cake- Egg free, Dairy Free, Vegan

Dairyfree/Vegan · Free from Fridays · Glutenfree · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Coconut, Apricot and Fennel mini Ladoos -Gluten free, Dairy free and Sugar free

Now with the festive seasons dawning upon us we all want some treats to celebrate right? No matter how hard we try we can’t avoid getting our teeth stuck into delicious sweets, treats or chocolates and with Diwali round the corner shall I mention the dreaded “Mithai”? Are you one who is not a fan of… Continue reading Coconut, Apricot and Fennel mini Ladoos -Gluten free, Dairy free and Sugar free

Baking · Dairyfree/Vegan · Desserts · Eggless · Food · Free from Fridays · Glutenfree · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Cinnamon and nutmeg spiced apple, plum, redcurrant and coconut oat crumble (Gluten free, Dairy free)

  How many of you reading this post have felt a tad bit confused with this Autumnal weather in August? Have you suddenly switched from cold desserts to delicious and warming  hot desserts?  OK hands up I admit to both of these questions and receiving a bag full of home-grown plums at a time like… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Cinnamon and nutmeg spiced apple, plum, redcurrant and coconut oat crumble (Gluten free, Dairy free)

Drinks · Free from Fridays · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Coconut and Mango Lassi

  Yay it’s Friday, the sun’s shining, patio doors wide open, birds chirping and kids playing outdoors, you have to love and embrace every bit of this wonderful weather. Talking of weather what has been your temptation to cool down in this heat? Ice cream, ice lollies, cocktails, mocktails, cold beer or Lassi?  Free From… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Coconut and Mango Lassi

African Cuisine · Curries · Food · Free from Fridays · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Kenyan style Spicy Corn on the Cob and Spinach Curry

  Corn is one of Kenya’s staple food alongside beans and potatoes. The crunchy but sweet kernels can be eaten in many ways ie: boiled, roasted or more indulging and tasty curries. My first childhood encounter with corn was a delightful one, one that made me want more time after time, it was charcoal roasted… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Kenyan style Spicy Corn on the Cob and Spinach Curry

Baking · Cakes · Chocolate · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Gluten free Coconut and Fresh Cherry Yoghurt Cupcakes

  One cherry, two cherries, three cherries more….ooh I have 2.5kg box of  deep red, juicy and plump cherries in the fruit bowl to get through. Some eaten by the kids, some by hubby and majority by myself as every time I walk into my “paradise” which yes of course is my kitchen I pick on… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Gluten free Coconut and Fresh Cherry Yoghurt Cupcakes