It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… with these Easy Puff Pastry Mince Pies

Two weeks ago we decided it was time to embrace the Christmas spirit and put up our Christmas tree. Now, some of you might think or say that the middle of November is way too early to put up the Christmas deccies – however this is 2020 we are talking about, so the rulebook has been thrown out the window and we could not be … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… with these Easy Puff Pastry Mince Pies

Banana bread 2.0 – Winter Lockdown Edition (VG, oil-free)

Aaaand we’re back in lockdown. I mean, it was kind of expected, as there is only as much as society can open up during a pandemic before an effective vaccine has been developed and distributed (at least among key workers and vulnerable populations). But this time schools and universities are staying open for some reason. In either case, this year has brought so many challenges, … Continue reading Banana bread 2.0 – Winter Lockdown Edition (VG, oil-free)

Quarantine Superstar aka Banana Bread (VG)

If we were to choose one dish to represent the last few months or maybe even 2020 on the whole, it would have to be banana bread. As most of us had to completely overhaul our daily routines and adjust to spending all our time in the same space, we put our metaphorical hats on and started making banana bread. And more banana bread. And … Continue reading Quarantine Superstar aka Banana Bread (VG)

The Sweet-Tooth Fairy’s No-Bake Oreo Chocolate ‘Cheese’cake (VG)

I don’t know about you guys but is there anything better in this world than a REALLY good dessert? You’ve had a delicious meal, you’ve enjoyed the wine (in my case a bit _too_ much) and now you’re just craving something sweet. I’m not talking light here, by the way. People who like your lemon possets and grapefruit sorbet you guys can leave now because … Continue reading The Sweet-Tooth Fairy’s No-Bake Oreo Chocolate ‘Cheese’cake (VG)