Watermelon & berry salad with basil mint sugar

Watermelon berry salad with basil-mint sugar

A favourite refreshing summer dessert. The watermelon & summer berries are sweet and full of flavour while the herby sugar kicks up the zing! I made a big box of this watermelon and berry salad as the dessert for our bank holiday picnic, but in the event, we all had ice-creams instead.…

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Griddled asparagus, and other vegetables

Griddling asparagus

I hesitated in writing up this ‘recipe’ because it’s really just a very simple set of instructions for cooking assorted vegetables in a griddle pan. BUT, it’s probably the most popular vegetable dish in our house, and for that reason, I decided to share it with you. The other night…

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No-bake chocolate coconut balls – Pesach treats!

Chocolate coconut balls

For a while now, I’ve been browsing various Paleo diet websites and blogs, thinking to myself how these grain-free recipes would be perfect for Pesach. (If you’ve never heard of the Paleo diet, according to Wikipedia, it excludes “grains, legumes, dairy products, potatoes, refined salt, refined sugar, and processed oils.” Perfect Pesach fare,…

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Incredible 1-ingredient chocolate mousse!

1 ingredient magic chocolate mousse.

No eggs,  sugar, or cream. Just chocolate, whipped into dreamy creamy billowy smooth chocolate mousse. An easy, quick and delicious vegan dessert. This is an amazing recipe. It has only ONE ingredient. Can you guess what it is? Can you?  One ingredient  CHOCOLATE. That’s it. Chocolate mousse made entirely from…

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