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Birthday Caramel Chocolate Dessert Easy to make Egg Hygge Ice cream Nuts and seeds Pecan

Chocolate and Caramelized Pecan Ice-cream!

Summer time is almost here and what’s a better way to celebrate summer than making home-made ice cream? We love making ice cream at home because we get to decide what we want to put in it. It’s also great because it gets the entire family involved, especially when you have kids. The kids will be amazed to see the ingredients slowly thicken and turning into yummy ice cream. You can use the base recipe mentioned here and then add…

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Christmas Cookies Dessert Easy to make Egg Figs Ginger Hygge Nuts and seeds walnut

Walnut and Fig Christmas Cookies!

We just love Christmas because it is a wonderful time of year and it means more “hygge” (coziness) and more yummy food and treats. We have been playing around with different flavours of the well known White Christmas Cookies recipe and came up with this delicious flavour. Walnut and Fig Christmas Cookies are similar in the base to the White Christmas Cookies and they are so simple to make that everyone can do it. Even if you haven’t baked anything…

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Basil Cilantro Citrus Easy to make Healthy Herbs Lemon Lime Nuts and seeds Parmesan Parsley Pine nuts

Pesto sauce with Basil

Buying pesto is usually pretty good, but imagine making your own!!! From your own homegrown basil!! Wow and yum! It is perfectly fine to play around with the ingredients and add other flavours too your pesto, but this is a basic recipe that we often make and love to add to pasta dishes. Ingredients: 45g (2 cups) basil leaves 1-2 garlic cloves 45g (1/3 cup) pine nuts 100g (1/2 cup) Parmesan cheese 1 teaspoon lemon juice, maybe you need more…

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Almond Cake cashews Chocolate Coconut Cookies dates Dessert Easy to make Figs Hazelnut Healthy Nuts and seeds peanut Pistachio Pistachios raisins snacks spices sunflower seeds tahini walnut

Spice Bars

Spice bars are an easy and healthy snack for you and your children. Bring it on trips, long or short, to stay energized and focused. It provides great nutrition and is much healthier than sugary snacks ☺ Feel free to play around with your favourite ingredients and make it your own. Maybe even make it a special treat and cover it with chocolate!   Ingredients: Dates Raisins Tahini Cashews Almonds Hazelnuts Pumpkin seeds Sunflower seeds Coconut flakes Spices: Ground ginger…

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Almond Caramel Christmas Dessert Hazelnut Hygge Mint Nuts and seeds

Cream Caramels

This treat has got to be one of Ayoe’s favorite Christmas candies. It is chewy caramels, which reminds her of when she was a child back home at the farm. Her mom would make these every Christmas and the whole house would smell like cream caramels, a soft, sweet smelling sent hanging in the air. Every time Ayoe makes these, she gets a little sentimental and pauses to remember the good old days. Here is how you make them: Ingredients:…

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