Friday, 21 March 2014

Coconut 'Lemon Meringue Pie' cookies (from leftover coconut meat)

Do you make your own coconut milk?  Ever wonder what to do with the leftover coconut meat after straining?  I am working on making the switch from homemade almond milk to homemade coconut milk.  So here is a new recipe I made today with the leftover wet coconut meat.

Coconut 'Lemon Meringue Pie' Cookies:

Cocoa Almond AND Cinnamon Almond cookies from leftover almond meal

Do you make your own almond milk?  Ever wonder what to do with the leftover almond meal?  Here's a couple recipes that don't even require you to dry the meal out first!  These recipes were adapted from the following recipe: Chocolate Heart Cookies - The Spunky Coconut

Friday, 10 January 2014

Two great "bread" recipes

These are my 2 go-to bread recipes at the moment:
Coconut Butter Sandwich Bread
Almond Quinoa Pumpkin Seed Bread - I don't use quite as much psyllium powder as in the recipe (not heaping
I follow these recipes and haven't really made any changes.  Enjoy!

Cocoa Almond muffins

I adapted this recipe this morning to fix my cocoa craving - Flourless Chocolate Cupcakes - and it did just the trick - delicious!  Keep reading to see my adapted recipe...

Monday, 11 November 2013

Almond Butter Hemp Seed cookies - Sugar-free and gluten-free

I was having a cookie craving so I took another stab at Almond Butter Hemp Seed cookies - as always, gluten-free, but this time sugar-free too!  Here's what I threw together:

Friday, 11 October 2013

Chocolate almond butter cups (vegan and sugar-free)

This morning I just needed a special treat alongside my double espresso.  I needed some chocolate.  I'm sugar, so even dairy-free chocolate is a no go for me.  So I made a quick easy version of this recipe I found online: http://www.sunwarrior.com/news/vegan-chocolate-peanut-butter-cups-naturally/