Snacks and treats

Sweet and savoury treats for every occasions. Mostly healthy and vegan-friendly but can be occasionally naughty

Healthy Chocolate Pear Almond Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Healthy Chocolate Pear Almond Cake (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Anyone knows what a Pi-day is? Anybody? I didn’t, until yesterday 14th March! Apparently my feeds was all about pie’s – /pai/. Read on to see what it is about and why a cake recipe is called for! Either way, you’re in for a sweet, […]

Speedy Vietnamese Glutinous Rice Cake (Banh giay)

Speedy Vietnamese Glutinous Rice Cake (Banh giay)

Today, I’m sharing an all-time favourite rice dish – a Vietnamese glutinous rice cake steamed in banana leaf (Banh giay – Bánh giầy). This is a less known “cousin” of Bánh Chưng despite being originated at the same time as the (Vuong King VI’s) legend […]

Super-luscious Veganuary Chocolate Avocado Mousse (Vegan, Dairy-free, Sugar-free)

Super-luscious Veganuary Chocolate Avocado Mousse (Vegan, Dairy-free, Sugar-free)

A 5-minute chocolate mousse recipe that will satisfy any sweet-toothies, chocolate-lovers, health-nuts, fit-fanatics as well as your beloved kids. Using avocado and (optional) whipped aquafaba, your mousse will be super smooth, light and literally melt in your mouth. HAPPY THURSDAY!!! This week, we’re in for […]

Holiday brunch with Cheesilicious Baked Camembert

Holiday brunch with Cheesilicious Baked Camembert

Raise your hands if your stomach rumbles at the sound and image of rich melting cheese oozing out from the rind of a Camembert block? Camembert is native to Normandy region in France. It is a soft and moist type of cheese that has a […]

Home-made cranberry fig jam – the ultimate healthy jam from fresh fruits

Home-made cranberry fig jam – the ultimate healthy jam from fresh fruits

Tell me, who has made jam before? Only until recently can I proudly say I have.  I had (mistakenly) thought of jam-making an hours’-long process and never actually a fan of this uber-sweet substance, I had thought I never would. But I was wrong on […]

Healthy Orange Pistachio Muffins – Vegan, dairy-free, gluten-free

Healthy Orange Pistachio Muffins – Vegan, dairy-free, gluten-free

More than just a normal muffins, these green babies are made with pistachio nuts – one of the oldest, healthiest, but also most expensive nuts out there – and thus for sheer special occasions. But well, every day can be one that’s worth celebrating, right […]

Warm Spiced Apricot Cake (Vegan, GF, DF)

Warm Spiced Apricot Cake (Vegan, GF, DF)

Before heading off to Madrid for a mini  ? escape, I’m leaving you with an another #eatinseason recipe ? This week, it’s a super delicious apricot cake spiced with a warm tropical mix of coconut?, orange?, and ginger, that will warm up your taste buds inside […]

Mango Passion Fruit Yogurt Ice Cream in 10-minutes – No machine needed!!! (VG, GF)

Mango Passion Fruit Yogurt Ice Cream in 10-minutes – No machine needed!!! (VG, GF)

? Another #mangocraze recipe! This time even faster and better with the exotic fragrance and tangy sweetness of passion fruit. Gluten-free, easily adjusted into vegan and dairy-free!!! Call it ice-cream, nice-cream, frozen yogurt, or sorbet as you like, it’s guaranteed an ? eye-and-tummy-pleasing summer treat?! […]

(Vegan) Chestnut Zucchini Bread – oh so gooey!

(Vegan) Chestnut Zucchini Bread – oh so gooey!

After 2 weeks of chocolate brownie marathon, it’s time to change up this week’s dessert menu. As we are moving towards the end of the summer and it’s becoming chillier outside, what is better than some warm and hearty sweet bread… like zucchini bread…fully vegan?! […]

Super moist, low-fat, sugar-free, vegan chocolate brownie

Super moist, low-fat, sugar-free, vegan chocolate brownie

This is the softest, moistest, and gooey-est dark chocolate brownie that I’ve ever made. I accidentally forgot to put in coconut oil which made it low-fat, but still surprisingly moist and healthily rich. The trick is to add mashed banana to mixture. Not only does […]