Fruit Salad Pikelets

Fruit Salad Pikelets I also like to call these ‘More is More Pikelets’ after a guy I once worked with who used to say If less is more, think how much more more would be. My husband and I have made our own shorthand version of this saying which is simply More is More. I…

Honey and Tahini Muesli Slice

Honey and Tahini Muesli Slice I devised this recipe after searching the supermarket for a muesli bar that I would be happy to put in my son’s lunchbox. There were some muesli bars that were not bad, but they all contained nuts (a no-no at my son’s school). I am much happier with the version…

Chocolate Muesli Slice

  Chocolate Muesli Slice This slice is a little bit indulgent, but still full of good things and high in fibre. Ingredients 1 cup coconut oil 1 cup cacao or unsweetened cocoa 3 tbsp honey 1 cup rolled oats 1 cup shredded coconut 2 cups nuts (I’ve used a mixture of walnuts, macadamias and almonds…

Double Chocolate Oat Bikkies

Double Chocolate Oat Bikkies These bikkies were a hit with everyone (except for my daughter who would rather eat a dried smear of toothpaste on the bathroom sink than something that I have baked). This recipe was inspired by Double Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies over at Kitchen Treaty. Ingredients:   ½ cup coconut oil ½…

Wholemeal Vegan ANZAC Biscuits

My son has a one-track mind. When he heard that Friday was a day off school for ANZAC day the first thing he said was ‘That means we have to make ANZAC biscuits!’ How can I say no to the one person in the world who really loves my baking? Unfortunately we have recently tried…

Dexter’s oat and banana pancakes

My son loves pancakes. Since I’m always looking for ways to make food more nutritious for my kids I devised these pancakes (although I’m sure I got the idea to use oats for flour from other recipes I’d read–I just can’t remember which) and they’ve become a firm weekend favourite. Ingredients 1 cup rolled oats…