Sweet Potato and Date Brownies (Sugar, Gluten, and Dairy free) // Recipe

Sweet Potato and Brownies are not words that I would have thought I’d be saying in the same sentence. Unless, of course, the brownies were as dessert after the sweet potato. But you know what? They go together SO WELL!

Whether you prefer to eat sugar, gluten, grain or dairy free foods, you need a recipe to bake for a friend or you just feel like experimenting, these sweet potato and date brownies are delicious! The dates give a gentle natural sweetness and they have a surprisingly good texture for a brownie with absolutely no flour or other grain. Give them a try and let me know what you think.

Sweet Potato and Date Brownies Recipe // Sugar, grain, gluten and dairy free

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Heart Funfetti Cookies // Recipe

Do you ever feel like you just need to add a little sprinkles to the everyday things of life? It is way to easy for our day to day activities to take over and the fun side of life to get pushed aside. While small, funfetti is a great way to add an extra little bit of extra colour, fun and party spirit. Adding funfetti sprinkles to vanilla cookies to make some funfetti cookies? So simple and easy!

Add a little fun to your table with these heart funfetti cookies // recipe

These funfetti cookies were made as part of the run up to Valentine’s Day. Somehow they only ever made it on to Instagram and not the blog. I figured it was time to share them here too. Continue reading

Valentines Day Heart Cookies // Recipe

Do you plan your Valentine’s Day in advance? Almost every year we end up waking up a day or two before and realising that we’ve made no plans yet. Of course this means all the good restaurants are already booked out and we normally end up having a picnic or making a meal at home. The funny thing is those are the meals I remember. I remember picnicing in the car below table mountain and spending our second wedding anniversary at Spur much more than I remember most of the restaurants we’ve been to.

Point is, things don’t need to be fancy! Whip up these simple Valentine’s Day Heart Cookies as a gift for your loved ones, friends or teachers and let them enjoy a homemade gift.

Use this simple recipe for Heart Cookies as a simple Valentines Day gift for that person who you just don't know what to get! Continue reading