Sweet Potato Cookies

These have no butter, no egg and no added sugar. They are a real test of how overused to eating really sweet stuff we are. The reason I write this is that the only sweetness comes from the sweet potato and the small amount of honey brushed on the top and the cranberries. I like them and find them sweet enough but you might need … Continue reading Sweet Potato Cookies

Chocolate Sable Biscuits …. Not your average biscuit

Its Lent and my daughter has given up jellies and her will power is admirable. Even when others are eating jellies around her, she remembers her promise. She asked her Dad to give up chocolate with her but I’m not sure how that is going as there was a box of these in the press last week and now the’re all gone….. I’m not that … Continue reading Chocolate Sable Biscuits …. Not your average biscuit

Christmas Biscuit Presents

DIY presents can be great in theory but a disaster in reality unless you are talented at arts and crafts. Biscuits are the exception – these are easy to make, fill the house with lovely Christmas smells and are popular both for the thought that goes into them and the enjoyment you get out of them. I made a triple batch of each and brought … Continue reading Christmas Biscuit Presents

Gluten Free Tahini & Peanut Butter Cookies

Like little shortcakes with a lovely crumbly texture, these are really delicious. Gluten free and perfect for a coffee break . Makes 24 2 cups gluten free flour 1/2 tsp mixed spice 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 cup well-stirred tahini 1 cup maple syrup 1 cup peanut butter 1 tsp of vanilla extract 4 tbs roasted mixed nuts roughly chopped 1/2 cup coconut oil melted Oven … Continue reading Gluten Free Tahini & Peanut Butter Cookies