Carrot Cake with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting: vegan

A very brief post to update an old recipe: It was The Boy’s birthday at the weekend and I promised I’d bake him whatever he wanted. He chose my carrot cake, but unfortunately I was missing a few vital ingredients and didn’t fancy another trip to the supermarket. So this is an update to an…

Vegan Friendly Baileys Launches in UK!

I’m not a massive fan of this drink, but the 17 year old in me is rather excited about this news! Baileys have launched a vegan version of their popular drink, called Baileys Almande, made using almond milk, almond essence, cane sugar, purified water and real vanilla ~ no honey or beeswax in sight this…

Vegan Double Chocolate Cake

In honour of National Chocolate Day this week, I shared a pic on Instagram of a dairy & egg free chocolate cake I made recently. I had a few requests for the recipe, so here it is folks, enjoy! Cake Ingredients 340g self raising flour 60g cocoa powder 240g caster sugar 2 tsp baking powder…

Peanut Butter & Banana “Cheesecake” – vegan friendly

Who doesn’t love a good cheesecake? Creamy, rich, indulgent… And you’d have thought that being vegan means giving up on decadent treats such as these, but you’d be wrong. I love finding a dairy-free, vegan friendly alternative to some of my old favourites, and this one is sure to impress even your non-vegan friends. The…