Best Ever Buckwheat Banana Bread

Holistic Nutritionist Natalie Brady has shared one of her popular recipes with us this week. With a buckwheat flour base, this delicious bread packs a nutrient punch. Buckwheat – despite its name – is actually a seed, not a grain, and it is full of vitamins, minerals, amino acids and fibre. “Who doesn’t love banana bread? This recipe makes it even easier to love! It’s so simple, incredibly delicious and amazingly healthy! I’ve been enjoying …

 

scones

 

Orange Double Date Scones

Who doesn’t love a freshly baked date scone, soft and fluffy on the inside with just the right amount of fruit and cooked to perfection on the outside? This recipe for orange and date scones is from Palmers Garden Centre, they often have great recipes on their blog, check them out here. This scone recipe is just so good, especially with orange icing glaze drizzled over the top once they’ve cooled; so far these are the most popular …

 

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Easy No-Knead Bread

This is the easiest no-knead bread recipe that you’ll ever make, from the book Mothers Little Helper. You can easily adapt it and make sourdough loaf by substituting the dried yeast for 1.5 cups of sourdough starter. If you’d like to make sourdough but don’t have a starter, there’s an amazing Facebook page on everything you need to know about fermenting; there’s even a section under ‘files’ where you can find people who have a …

 

pin wheels

 

Recipe: Easy Peasy Cinnamon Rolls

This recipe uses only seven ingredients and is very easy to make compared to other cinnamon roll recipes I’ve tried in the past. The only drawn out part is how long you have to wait for the dough to rise. Once cooked you can leave the rolls as is or drizzle over with icing of your choice, vanilla almond is my favourite. For Vegan rolls substitute the milk with almond milk and the butter with …

 

bliss balls

 

Amazing Amazeballs

After last weeks delicious but sugar happy jam recipe I felt like a sweet snack that didn’t contain a heap of added sugar, I came across this recipe for Amazeballs that Wendyl created to highlight using Fairtrade and Tradeaid ingredients whilst keeping added sugar out of the picture. This recipe uses just the sweetness from the dates and a tiny bit of 70% cocoa dark chocolate. The nutrition of the dates, almonds and coconut milk makes this a …