5 min 10 calorie chocolate pudding

alternative title: how to have pudding when you’re cutting #powerliftingstruggles This makes one bowl of dark choccie pud, optional add-ins include cocoa nibs (not really optional tbh, they’re too good not to use), and a square of dark chocolate ingredients: 1 heaped tsp cocoa powder (or more to taste) 3/4 tsp xanthan gum (the magic…

Chocolate chia goji pudding

Chia seeds are really cool, they start about the size of a pinhead, but when combined with liquid expand to form a jelly like consistency. They’re also high protein and great when mixed with cocoa. I’ve been fighting off something like flu for a few days now and wanted something soothing to help line the…

Vegan goji berry brownies (under 100 cal)

Goji berries are  so so so good, they taste like little chewy sweets, only unlike sweets, they burst with goodness and vitamin A making them super super good for you. They bake a lot like raisins (so you can sub 1:1 if you can’t buy goji) and go all sweet and caramel. These brownies take…

Quick hummus recipe *Vegan*

It’s so so quick to whip up a batch of homemade hummus, and it always tastes better than supermarket versions. I made enough for 4 days worth of sandwiches. Ingredients: 1 tin of chickpeas (standard size) 1 tbsp olive oil 4 tbsp of the water from the chickpeas 1 tbsp of tahini paste salt (be…

**Vegan mince pies **

It’s the Christmas season, who doesn’t love mince pies? This recipe happens to be vegan, gluten free, and super delicious. For a cheaper alternative to pistachios, oat flour can be substituted. Ingredients: (makes 4 pies) For the pie crust: 66g ground almonds 66g ground pistachios 1 1/3 tbsp water 6 medjool dates For the mincemeat:…

Vegan apricot cashew nakd bars

Snacks, who doesn’t love them? Come 3pm I am fully in need of a sugar kick to get me through the rest of the afternoon. I especially love dried fruit and nuts, and have a minor addiction to the cashew cookie nakd bars. Unfortunately being a student means being perpetually broke, making it increasingly difficult…

Vegan chickpea chocolate balls of goodness

You know those days where an apple just doesn’t hit the spot, but you don’t really want a tripple chocolate brownie? Whenever I have exams I have an abundance of those days, cravings for something sweet but equally something that provides a semblance of nutritional benefit so I can at least pretend it’s brain food…

DIY healthy apple chips

This recipe really epitomises the whole no fuss baking that my blog’s about. You know those days when you’re craving something sweet but just don’t want junk food? Well that’s where these apple chips step in, incredibly simple to make and uber yummy, it’s a win win. You will need: apples, however many you want,…