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RECIPE: FRUCTOSE-FRIENDLY CHOC CHIP COOKIES

I’ve been wanting to post my favourite sugar-free cookie recipe for a while now, and after a final bit of tweaking last weekend, I’m finally ready! The recipe I’m sharing is based on one from I Quit Sugar, but I’ve made quite a few adjustments as I found the cookies that resulted from following the…… Continue reading RECIPE: FRUCTOSE-FRIENDLY CHOC CHIP COOKIES

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RECIPE: EASY SUGAR-FREE COCONUT RICE

Is it just me or do Thai restaurants add a serious crapload of sugar to their coconut rice? Don’t get me wrong, it tastes good, but I remember last time we went to our local Thai place, I was already considering going sugar-free and it really brought a new perspective to my coconut rice. “Am…… Continue reading RECIPE: EASY SUGAR-FREE COCONUT RICE

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RECIPE: HOMEMADE COCONUT BUTTER

Once I realised how easy coconut butter is to make and how delicious it is, I was sad to think of all those years I was missing out on it! Have you ever made it before? It’s basically just whizzed-up dried coconut, and is delicious slathered over just about anything. Plus, it’s really easy to…… Continue reading RECIPE: HOMEMADE COCONUT BUTTER

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MY ESSENTIAL ZERO-WASTE SHOPPING KIT

Well, I’m glad Christmas has come and gone! I hope that however you spent yours, it was relaxing and peaceful. We travelled interstate on a little camping getaway with my Mum and her partner, and camped in the middle of nowhere for a night before heading back to their place for a few more days.…… Continue reading MY ESSENTIAL ZERO-WASTE SHOPPING KIT

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RECIPE: SLOW COOKER MOROCCAN CHICKEN + CHICKPEA TAGINE

I absolutely love my slow cooker (okay, slow cookers – we have two!) and have tried to cook just about everything in it (with varying degrees of success). Chicken thighs are one of my favourite things to slow cook as they become super moist and so delicious, presumably thanks to their reasonably high fat content.…… Continue reading RECIPE: SLOW COOKER MOROCCAN CHICKEN + CHICKPEA TAGINE

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RECIPE: NO-ADDED-SUGAR OVERNIGHT OATS

Hello friends! For the next two weeks I’m on holidays from work so I’ll be able to get a bit more rest into my schedule and dedicate some more time to the blog, too! Over the past 9 months or so I have been enjoying having my own little space where I can share my…… Continue reading RECIPE: NO-ADDED-SUGAR OVERNIGHT OATS

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I QUIT SUGAR FOR A MONTH AND DIDN’T GO CRAZY

I’m almost done with my one-month-long sugar-free challenge and it has been so successful that I feel confident in sharing my findings here on the blog with one day still to go. Before I dive into my reflections on my month without sugar, I’ll recap on what exactly was involved in the process. Basically, the…… Continue reading I QUIT SUGAR FOR A MONTH AND DIDN’T GO CRAZY