• Food,  healthy living

    Fudgy Sugar Free Brownies

    We love brownies. Our brownie love is so strong that I once walked into Peregrine and bought every single brownie in the shop. But things have changed a little. We’re (and by we I mean ME) trying to cut down on refined sugar and processed food at home. And there’s the small matter of me trying to lose a crapton of weight so that I can do triathlon again. It’s hard when you have a sweet tooth. I’ve tried to quit sugar, and it’s simply not sustainable for me, so I try to make sure that when I bake I don’t use refined sugar or sugar replacements, but look toward’s…

  • Food,  healthy living

    Delicious grain free, sugar free banana loaf

    I love banana loaf, but have found it difficult to create a recipe that is grain free, sugar free, and does not contain any form of corn/maize (important for Da Son). It’s taken a fair bit of experimentation but I think I finally have a winner. BIG PLUS: It got a thumbs-up from Da Kids, who showed fantastic willpower to save some for school the next day. I didn’t take step-by-step photographs and will add them in when I bake this again. Meanwhile, try this and enjoy! Delicious grain free, sugar free banana loaf ** Preheat your oven to 180°C** Mash & Mix: * 3 small bananas (or two large…