Vanilla & Chocolate Crackle

Vanilla & Chocolate Crackle

Vanilla & Chocolate Crackle

  • Servings: 16-18 mini crackles
  • Difficulty: easy
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This recipe will bring back childhood memories! I loved Rice Bubble slice when I was growing up so I created a healthy alternative that tastes just as good. This recipe is free from refined sugar, gluten, dairy and nuts. I hope you love it as much as we do! x

I’m sure most of you remember the traditional Rice Bubble slice from when you were growing up…..?  I definitely do, especially at birthday parties. We all loved it when we were kids.  So I set out to create a healthy alternative that tasted just as good so the kids could enjoy it!  The traditional slice was made up of sugar, butter, honey and rice bubbles so I have substituted these and opted for whole food ingredients that result in a slice that kids both big and small will love.  The perfect wee snack.

This slice is another super simple recipe.  The kids will love helping to prepare it, its a great lunch box snack and its also super tasty – we all enjoy it in our household. Read More

Lemon Bliss Ball

Lemon Bliss Ball

Lemon Bliss Balls

  • Servings: 16 Bliss Balls
  • Difficulty: easy
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You know I'm a sucker for anything citrus so here is another tasty Lemon recipe. A perfect grab-and-go snack and a great lunchbox option for the kids.


Our tree is still bursting with lemons so I thought I’d create another recipe full of lemon-y goodness.

These bliss balls make the perfect healthy and tasty snack. They are free from gluten, dairy and refined sugar and are also low carb. This delicious recipe combines two of my favourite ingredients – a tasty blend of creamy coconut and zesty lemon and coconut. These Bliss Balls are a super simple easy to make no bake recipe. It literally involves placing all ingredients into a blender and rolling them into balls – Easy peasy!! Read More

Raw Lemon Slice

Raw Lemon Slice

Raw Lemon Slice

  • Servings: 15-18 square pieces
  • Difficulty: easy
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I'm a real sucker for anything citrus so I created this tasty raw lemon slice that I know you will love.

LEMONS, LEMONS, LEMONS!!  I love citrus and in particular anything with lemons.  Lucky for me, lemons are in season at the moment and this year and our tree is full of this tasty fruit!

Last year I posted a healthy take on the traditional Lemon Slice, and previously a Lemon and Coconut slice.  So this year I wanted to experiment with a raw lemon slice and I have a found a winner.  AND it is one the whole family enjoys. Read More

Feijoa Loaf

Feijoa Loaf

Feijoa Loaf

  • Servings: around 12 slices
  • Difficulty: easy
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Make the most of your Feijoas this season by trying this super simple Feijoa loaf that the whole family will enjoy. Great for a snack or a healthy addition to the kids lunchbox


Its Feijoa season again and if you have a Feijoa tree like we do that is full of this delicious fruit, then I’m sure you are wanting ways to make the most of your own Feijoas.  We are already around half way through Feijoa season now so ensure you don’t let this fruit go to waste.  The great thing about Feijoas is that they are very versatile and you can add them to a number of dishes – both sweet and savoury.  Cakes, Crumbles, muffins, chutney, “nice cream,” smoothies, add to salads or Bircher – just to name a few.  Have a look at my recipes for Feijoa Cake and crumble. Read More

Raw Chocolate & Hazelnut Fudge

Raw Chocolate & Hazelnut Fudge

Raw Chocolate Fudge

  • Servings: 18 bite sized pieces
  • Difficulty: easy
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A decadent and crunchy fudgey slice full of chocolatey goodness. Free from gluten, dairy and refined sugar. Make yourself a batch here!


This is my “go to” favourite treat that I make on a fairly regular basis.  Its another super simple healthy recipe and definitely satisfies those sweet / chocolate cravings.  Its something I always freeze and therefore have on hand for when those 3pm pangs hit.

This popular treat that my whole family enjoys is free from gluten, dairy and refined sugar so a great allergy friendly treat.  The slice requires no baking and barely any preparation as it’s predominantly made in a blender but you do have to take into consideration the chilling time. The waiting is the most difficult thing about this recipe as you just want to dig in!! Read More

Raw Bounty Bar

Raw Bounty Bar

  • Servings: Around 8 bars
  • Difficulty: easy
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Tasty, creamy and coconut-y goodness covered in homemade raw chocolate. A tasty and healthy treat - perfect to indulge yourselves!!


I know I’ve mentioned it numerous times before but I LOVE coconut. I use it in so many of my recipes and I don’t know what my life would be like without my coconut!! I’m sure I have it on a daily basis – both in savoury and sweet dishes. Stella is also taking after me and always gets the thredded coconut out of the pantry and as a result loves my coconut treats I make.

I grew up eating the sugar filled, processed Bounty Bars and decided that I’d recreate a healthier version of these – I do love recreating healthier versions of popular treats. This recipe also ticks all the right boxes – gluten free, dairy free, refined sugar free, egg free and of course super tasty! Read More

Lemon Slice

Lemon Slice

Lemon Slice

  • Servings: around 16 pieces
  • Difficulty: easy
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A healthy take on the classic Lemon Slice.

I think I’ve mentioned this before but I really LOVE lemons!  And lucky for me, lemons are in season as its winter in NZ.  Our lemon tree is full of lemons which means our fruit bowl is over-flowing with lemons waiting for me to incorporate into more tasty and healthy recipes that I can share with you all.

I used to love the classic Lemon slice so I decided to recreate this dish into a healthier version which was still super tasty.  I removed the sugar, butter and refined flours and replaced these with healthier alternatives which resulted in a healthier yet still very delicious Lemon Slice which got the tick of approval from the family. Read More