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Chocolat chip cookies

Servings: 18 to 20 cookies Ingredients: 11/4 cups unbleached flour 1 cup oatmeal 1 cup chopped pecans 3/4 cup chocolate chips a pinch of salt 1/2  tsp baking powder 1/2  tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 egg 1 cup brown sugar 1 tsp vanilla…

January 14, 2013

Christmas Yule Log

Complex appearance is misleading because it is very easy to make a Yule log. Here is the recipe that I made this year and it was my first log experience. You can do it the day before or the same day.…

January 6, 2013
gingerbread cookie

Gingerbread Cookies

A very zen activity to that day at the end of the world, gingerbread biscuits. The storm forced us to stay at home, so what better way to prepare these little Christmas cookie, we can offer to our family and friends.…

December 21, 2012

Blueberry Cake

Finally a cake that contains almost more fruit than batter. I am often disappointed when a thin layer of fruit sits on top of a thick piece of  tasteless dough. In this recipe, the dough is light and it just contrast with…

November 21, 2012

Pumpkin Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup coconut oil, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup molasses 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup pumpkin puree 2 cups unbleached flour 1 tablespoon of baking powder a pinch of salt 1 teaspoon of cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground…

November 18, 2012

Apple Cake

I just finished eating a piece of this delicious apple cake, still warm and soft. I was inspired by a recipe from one of my favorite blogs, Smitten Kitchen. The order to assemble the ingredients is different from regular cake recipes,…

November 14, 2012

Guilt-free Coconut Creme Brulee

This is not THE classic creme brulee recipe, but it’s quite decent, especially considering it contains no cream and only 3 eggs. You can replace some of the milk for coconut milk for a stronger taste of coconut. Ingredients: 2 cups…

November 7, 2012

Zucchini Brownie

Ingredients: 2 eggs 1/2 cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon (optional) 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger (optional) 1 cup unbleached flour 1/2 cup cocoa 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1 cup…

October 30, 2012

Apple Clafoutis

I usually make cherry clafoutis, but I had several fresh apples and I found this great recipe on the website of the Quebec apple, which I adapted a bit. Another good healthy dessert, full of fruits and low in fat, once out of…

October 27, 2012

Apple Sharlotka

A really simple,  healthy and quick recipe. I was inspired by the recipe of the Apple Sharlotka from the blog “Smitten Kitchen” and I adapted it a little. This cake contains no fat except that used for greasing the pan. Ingredients: 6…

October 18, 2012
pavlova au citron

Lemon Curb small Pavlova

I can not resist a meringue, I was delighted to find the Pavlova in a recipe book, a meringue-based dessert popular in New Zealand. The original version is about the size of a cake, here I made individual servings for 6-8 people.…

October 12, 2012

Lemon Meringue Pie

My mother always made the lemon meringue pie with a graham cracker crust. It has become my version of this pie, so simple to achieve. Here is my first lemon pie, excellent healthy dessert easy to prepare. Depending on your taste…

October 11, 2012
Breakfasts Desserts

Fat Free Banana Muffins

These muffins are moist and very tender, even if they contain no butter or oil. Very easy to do, you cannot go without them for lunch or for a snack. Ingredients: 2-3 ripe bananas 1 egg 1/3 cup 1% milk 1/2…

September 28, 2012
mini spice cupcakes

Mini Spice Cupcakes

These mini cupcakes are perfect for the coming fall. I like to divide this recipe to make some mini cupcakes with coconut, spices or vanilla.

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