quitting sugar, recipe, Uncategorized, wellbeing

Caramel Sauce and Cake Topper

 

Who doesn’t like a caramel sauce, huh?! …if you’re  wanting to use up some muffins  or making a fresh batch how about making a caramel sauce or topper which will make it feel like a decadent treat or a beautiful way to show someone how much you love them … anyway, that’s the excuse I’m using and I’m sticking with it!!! Making the sauce couldn’t be any quicker or simpler and it’s great to mix with other toppings like coconut yoghurt and roasted nuts. If you want to take it one step further, using moulds or rings simply allows the sauce to cool and set to make the most beautiful toppers. You can mix through or decoratively arrange with nuts, fruit or cacao nibs and use them any time … Continue reading “Caramel Sauce and Cake Topper”

healthy living, MND, quitting sugar, recipe, Uncategorized, vegan cheesecake, wellbeing

“Blueberry Cheesecake Squares”

I was recently challenged by Tracy @theeasyhealthyway (a lovely lady from our Instagram Foodie community) to take part in Diana’s @bodybewell (yet another equally lovely lady) to…

Bake something blue and help spread the word about motor neurone disease“.

Loving a challenge as well as food, cake and great causes… I accepted with great pleasure to show my support and to help raise awareness of MND, a syndrome for which there is currently no cure but with more funding and research there could be.

For further information and to find out how you can help further please visit their website

That’s the important part done, so let’s get to the challenge itself… for which I decided to make blueberry cheesecake squares. This I know is neither a new nor unique recipe but one that has (like most recipes) been adapted over time to cater for many different, personal tastes and preferences. So here goes with my own twist on a “typical vegan recipe for cheesecake”. I’ve made this successfully a number of times over the last  few months now, adapting it along the way as my tastes changed through quitting sugar.

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