Category: Sweets and Cakes

Cold grape and pomegranate crumble

I know it looks like I am just working the other way round to the rest of the world, and I feel like so. While everybody is trying to fight the cold weather and thinking about thick hot gravy and turkey and all the trimmings, and getting all ready for Christmas, I am trying to…


Healthy chocolate spread

Hi!!! I know I told you before that I was going to take a break from pumpkin, but, honestly, I am not strong enough LOL… Every time I start looking for inspiration, in the internet, in the grocery, in the mall… I just end up searching por pumpkins or buying pumpkins and butternut squash! So,…


Pumpkin crepes with diabetic friendly caramel (with tagatose)

OK, so Halloween is over and we need to do something with all that pumpkin meat that you scooped out to make your spooky decor…. or just because it is pumpkin season and they’re super nice and very versatile, both for sweet and savory… or just because I am pumpkin obsessed right  now (I still…


Red Velvet Halloween Scary Bats Cupcakes

Trick or Treat!!!!  When I left Spain in 2012, Halloween was something starting to happen (just for kids and teens), but when I arrived in England, the spirit of the scariest night of the year possesed us!!! They live Halloween there in such a fun and respectful way, both adults and children dress up and…


Dark and white chocolate bark with quinoa pop and banana chips

If you have a Pinterest account, I am pretty sure you’ve seen these chocolate bars with anything you can imagine on top. They’re trendy right now. Basically you can make your dreamed chocolate bar at home and feel like Willy Wonka for a moment, experimenting with toppings and flavours. I am a lot more simple…


Raw chocolate & walnut truffles

Let’s start the week with a delicious and quick truffles recipe that’s ideal for those who are with the “back to school” season. Healthy, gooey, sweet, chocolatey…and the best of all, doesn’t need any cooking. They are ideal for those busy days when you want to spoil your loved ones with something nice but don’t…


Coconut Quinoa Pop Balls

The other day I was doing my regular shopping for my healthy recipes and I found quinoa pop. I was used to make quinoa pop at home (as easy as making pop corn, but quicker) but the home made doesn’t look as good as the bought one. My daughter loves a chocolate bar I always…


Cannellini beans chocolate muffins

This has been a very succesful experiment. It’s not like if I am discovering anything, this is not rocket science, there’s already so many recipes including black beans, canellini beans, chickpeas… but this time it just was the casuality of mixing up things I had laying around in my pantry and made a good combination….


Avocado and banana ice cream

When I think of ice cream, it comes to me the image and taste of something creamy, sweet, nice and velvety… but, usually, that texture is giving by the diary cream. No more. Now there is a healthy way to make creamy, fruity ice creams without cream, but with avocado. I am sooooo in love…


Apple and red berries snack bars

Well, up to now, we have recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner, afternoon tea cakes… but, what should you take with you if you’re going out and want to have a healthy snack? Or if you want to have something near in case of those pre-meal cravings at work, or when you need an energy…