Tag Archives: Baking

Beetroot, Courgette and Cheddar Pesto Pinwheels.

I love a bargain and I love using up leftovers. This recipes combines both! Using some puff pastry I found reduced to 16p and the veggies that were in need of being eaten quick. This was a bit of a gamble as I haven’t cooked a whole heap with beetroot but the sweetness of the […]

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Dietitian UK: Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Banana and Choc Chip Cake

Gluten Free, Wheat free Banana and Choc Chip Cake.

It’s been a hard few days….I fancied cake. Being a wheat intolerance, lover of all thing healthy, dietitian type, going to the shop was not an option. So I embraced the baking love and created this beauty.   I’ll be honest, I wasn’t sure if it would work….but it did, the big bonus, it took […]

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Dietitian UK: Toddler enjoys banana flapjack

Baking Banana Flapjacks – our first vlog!

Yesterday I decided to take the plunge and try out a vlog. It’s a bit long so next time I’ll remember to keep it short and sweet….but I’m quite suprised with the end result….not too bad 😉 Personally I think that’s all due to my glamourous assisstant! Please do take a look and let me […]

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Dietitian UK: Sunflower, Pecan and Cardamon muffins

Sunflower, pecan and cardamon muffins, heart healthy, gluten free and yummy.

This is an adapted recipe from Green Kitchen Stories, it looked so yummy I had to try it. Plus they are Gluten Free and Wheat Free. Sunflower seeds are a good source of Vitamin E, Magnesium and Selenium as well as having phytosterols that can help lower cholesterol. Vitamin E is an antioxidant so it […]

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Dietitian UK: Banana Flapjack

Banana and Sultana Flapjack

This recipe is one of our family favs and I love the fact that although it’s a flapjack it’s not full of syrup. My toddler girl loves cooking with me and this is a recipe that she can really get involved with, here’s some photo’s of her doing so from an earlier post. Recipe: 200g […]

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Dietitian UK Banana Bread and Butter Pudding

Banana Bread and Butter Pudding.

Do you ever end up with slightly hard bits of bread? Wonder what to do with them? Well feeding them to the ducks and the chickens is often my response, however now I’m making most of my own bread it makes me really want to get the most out of a loaf. So yesterday I […]

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Dietitian UK: Gluten free, toddler friendly Ginger Biscuits

Ginger Biscuits: gluten free, toddler friendly or great with a cuppa.

I’ve had a yearning to make ginger biscuits for a while and today I finally kicked myself into action and did it. My little toddler helper was very pleased to be cooking as we’ve been reading all about Maisy making Gingerbread the past few days, so making Ginger biscuits was the same in her eyes […]

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Gluten Free Orange and Redcurrant Polenta Cake.

I’ve been meaning to try a polenta cake for AGES, finally today I got my chance. We were asked to take a dessert to our home group meeting, typically although I was given a weeks notice it was at lunchtime that I realised with a slight panic I had to knock something tasty up. Having […]

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Dietitian UK: Cheesy Courgette Biscuits.

Cheesy Courgette Biscuits for Little and Big People.

So this recipe started off as a decision to try out this lovely looking recipe from MamaCook. I weighed out the flour and then opened the margarine tub to realise it was pretty much empty. Boo. Skip forward a few hours and margarine is back in the house. By now I’m in creative mode and […]

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Wheat Free Soda Bread

Most of you know by now that I’m wheat intolerant, it’s not really a personal choice but due to necessity. I have Crohns disease and eating wheat makes it sooooo much worse and can trigger a flare up. So I’ve learnt to steer well away from anything that has wheat in. Years ago I used […]

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