Naturally Sweetened

June 27, 2017
Fat Bomb Jellies, Quirky Cooking

Fat Bomb Jellies

Only a few years ago, it seemed like the entire world was certain that fat was going to kill us. From the perspective of a population that was suffering from extreme weight issues, soaring cholesterol levels and an epidemic of heart disease, cutting out fat seemed to be the logical thing to do. If ever there was a usual suspect, fat had to be it: it was energy dense (all those calories in a single tablespoon!), full of cholesterol (the stuff we see in clogged arteries), and it tasted really good (tasty things have to be bad for you)!
March 20, 2017
Honey Sweetened, All Natural Marshmallows

Easy Marshmallows: Honey Sweetened & All Natural

Gluten free, dairy free, egg free, nut free, additive free, naturally sweetened marshmallows!  The other day I decided I really should work out a Thermomix version of honey-sweetened […]
January 22, 2017
Caramel Macadamia Cupcakes, Quirky Cooking

Caramel Macadamia Cupcakes

Caramel Macadamia Cupcakes – recipe below! How awesome are summer holidays? We’ve had a great time with family and friends – swimming, bushwalking, star-gazing and waterfall exploring; having […]
March 26, 2016
Banana Pecan Spice Bread (grain free), Quirky Cooking

Banana Pecan Spice Bread (Grain Free)

It’s Easter, and that means a lovely long weekend. I’m in holiday mode, and just want to spend the whole weekend sleeping in the autumn sunshine. And when […]
April 3, 2015
grain free dairy free hot cross muffins quirky cooking

Grain Free Hot Cross Muffins (GAPS Friendly)

You’ve probably noticed that I’m a very last minute kinda person. I’ve been meaning to work out a grain free, GAPS friendly hot cross bun recipe […]
March 29, 2015
Dairy Free Salted Caramel Chocolates Quirky Cooking

Salted Caramel Chocolates (dairy free)

A few months ago I decided I needed a homemade version of  Salted Caramel Chocolate that would be dairy free and soy free. I looooove salted caramel […]
December 23, 2014
Mini grain free, dairy free steamed puddings Quirky Cooking

Grain Free Steamed Christmas Puddings – GAPS & Paleo Friendly

Yesterday I said to my friend, “It’s three days until Christmas, and I still haven’t made my Christmas puddings!!” Yep, I’m afraid I’m one of those […]
December 7, 2014
quirky cooking christmas menu gaps paleo

Grain Free, Dairy Free, Christmas Menu (GAPS/Paleo)

Grain free, dairy free, gut-friendly ideas for a healthy, happy Christmas day! It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas around here… there’s bits of tinsel […]
April 15, 2014

‘Share the Love’ Apple & Persimmon Oat Slice

Wow. What a day. Where do I even begin to say thank you for the crazily amazing gorgeousness of what so many of you did today? […]
March 16, 2014
Gluten Free & Dairy Free Hot Cross Buns

Gluten Free & Dairy Free Hot Cross Buns

The other day I thought I’d have another go at making gluten and dairy free hot cross buns, because I wasn’t completely happy with the ones […]