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Sesame Tahini Bliss Balls (that taste like a snickers!) + Video

sesame tahini bliss balls

School holidays are upon us and so begins the endless cycle of snack preparation!  These sesame tahini bliss balls are simple to make and delicious to eat – the perfect bite sized snack to have on hand for hungry children.  Let me show you how to make them in this video. For all my tips on surviving the school holidays, take a…

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How to survive the school holidays

how to survive the school holidays

Today I’m sharing my tips for how to survive the school holidays. With a term break just around the corner there is so much to look forward to.  Lazy mornings with no plans to rush for.  Long bike rides through nature reserves, cake baking afternoons and of course, a reprieve from lunch box packing. But we mums know the reality…

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Gluten Free Baking Tips + My Pear Muffins (Video)

Gluten free baking is an exercise that requires the right recipe; the correct ingredients, a lot of practice and an element of luck!  Today, I’m sharing some of my best gluten free baking tips. Gluten free baking and I got to know each other well during the time I supplied my local community with home made granola and treats from my…

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Rocket Walnut Pesto

rocket walnut pesto

Rocket walnut pesto is a flavoursome alternative to the standard  basil pesto I love to make in the summer. It was pumpkin soup for dinner, again. I serve this warm and comforting dish so often in the winter that by the end of soup season, my children are very happy to see the end of it for a while.  I…

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Grain Free Banana Date Bars

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My kids are always ravenous when they get off the school bus and because quick, convenience snacks are hard to find when you have food ‘stuff’ to consider and any suggestion of a piece of fruit is met with a look of total disdain and dramatic eye rolling, I like to have something prepared. Today it’s Grain Free Banana Date…

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12 of the best Healthy Anzac Biscuits

healthy Anzac biscuits

Simple and delicious, healthy Anzac biscuits are a favourite treat enjoyed by all!  Crunchy, sweet and completely satisfying, here are ten of the best, tried and tested healthy Anzac biscuit recipes on the internet!  Inspire yourself and get the kids into the kitchen to bake some this weekend! 12 of the best Healthy Anzac Biscuits Sistermixin If you like your…

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Grain Free Carrot Cakes with Honey Sweetened Labne Frosting

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My Grain Free Carrot Cakes are naturally sweetened and so simple to make.  They will satisfy any craving for sweet deliciousness and nourish your body with wholesome goodness.  Make these lovely grain free carrot cakes with fresh honeyed labne frosting as a healthy treat for friends and family who I know will love them as much as mine do. Something…

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Easy No Bake Energy Balls

no bake energy balls

Naturally sweet, chewy and delicious, my easy no bake energy balls are the perfect, simple snack to have in the fridge for those moments when you need a pick me up.  Gluten, dairy and refined sugar free, they are a treat everyone can enjoy. I’m not sure about you, but during the school holidays, I feel like I am permanently…

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Grain Free Raspberry Pecan Cookies + a day in my kitchen

grain free raspberry pecan cookies

Grain Free Raspberry Pecan Cookies Today was a BIG day in the kitchen…I even roped the kids in!  Since we have been following the full Gaps diet to help with some Gut healing, I have been spending a lot of time cooking and preparing food. Today we made pumpkin soup, quiches, crumbed chicken and Frankie’s grain free raspberry pecan cookies!…

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Gluten Free Muffins – Plum, Vanilla + Almond

gluten free muffins

These gluten free muffins are beautifully moist with a delicate flavour. The tartness of rich, red blood plums paired with the sweetness of vanilla is divine. A match made in heaven and so named accordingly…Plum + Vanilla Love Muffins. I get very excited towards the end of summer when blood plums are in abundance. Their vibrant, deep red flesh make…

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