Take off your shoes and come to the Raw Food Café!

As promised, I’ve left the raw food to the experts and would like to share this delightful find with you.

I had to squeeze past the sewage removal truck to get to it(it’s not usually there), and there were a lot of distractions like bicycle repairs and fruit trees, herb and vege gardens, a massive tree/sandpit Kids Play area, but it was worth it. Oh, and bird poo on the chair. Man, this place was Earthy. But the food, which came out of an open, cluttered but organized kitchen, was lovely; fresh, vibrant, tasty, raw. If you order the quiche, don’t expect quiche. Expect different. Seriously, you’ll sit there chewing and pondering; What the Heck Is It? Read More

Cherry Bites and Raspberry Cheesecake

What better way to spend a week off than bake, bake, bake!

These Cherry Bites came from The sugar Breakup: http://thesugarbreakup.com/2014/11/30/cherry-bites/

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Even though this had a lovely flavour, I used bottled cherries and the mixture was waaay too wet, so I shall follow the recipe to the letter next time!

This Raspberry Cheesecake from my old friend I Quit Sugar: https://iquitsugar.com/recipe/christmas-berry-swirl-cheesecake/

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The flavour is delicate, the consistency creamy and silky. I made and used my own cream cheese from full fat, natural yoghurt(full details on how to create see: https://kamilleroach.wordpress.com/2014/12/02/healthy-carrot-walnut-muffins/ ). I shall have to freeze the cheesecake ASAP because it is terribly good and my skinny jeans are getting too tight!