BLUEBERRY CUPCAKES WITH BLUEBERRY BUTTERCREAM {soy & nut free, gluten free option}

These amazing blueberry cupcakes with blueberry buttercream are guaranteed to impress. The recipe is quick and easy, but the results are mind-blowing! All you need is half an hour and minimal piping skills. The cupcakes have the perfect ratio of creamy buttercream to fluffy cupcake, and the blueberry flavour comes through in every bite.

 

Blueberry Cupcakes with Blueberry Buttercream {soy & nut free, gluten free option} - These amazing blueberry cupcakes with blueberry buttercream are guaranteed to impress. The recipe is quick and easy, but the results are mind-blowing! All you need is half an hour and minimal piping skills. The cupcakes have the perfect ratio of creamy buttercream to fluffy cupcake, and the blueberry flavour comes through in every bite. Gluten free option, as well!

I’m sure I’ve said it before, but cupcakes are awesome. They are these little heaps of everything cute and dainty and sweet (in every sense of the world), and they are the best dessert if you want to impress everyone. Cupcakes get all of the “Ohh”s and “Ahh”s out of people, with quite a few “Wow”s and “You’re so talented!” thrown in. 

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WHITE CHOCOLATE CUPCAKES WITH BLUEBERRY BUTTERCREAM {soy & nut free, gluten free option}

These white chocolate cupcakes with blueberry buttercream will impress both with their flavour and their appearance. The blueberry and white chocolate flavours complement each other beautifully, and the textures are just as exceptional – with the cupcakes being soft and moist, and the buttercream fluffy and creamy. This white chocolate cupcake recipe is super reliable, easy and quick – just the way we like it!

White Chocolate Cupcakes with Blueberry Buttercream {soy & nut free, with gluten free option} - These white chocolate cupcakes with blueberry buttercream will impress both with their flavour and their appearance. The blueberry and white chocolate flavours complement each other beautifully, and the textures are just as exceptional – with the cupcakes being soft and moist, and the buttercream fluffy and creamy. This white chocolate cupcake recipe is super reliable, easy and quick – just the way we like it!

Cupcakes are one of those ridiculously photogenic desserts that always look insanely appetising and dainty and pretty… so long as you get the piping kinda right. And let me tell you, piping the buttercream in a way that doesn’t look like an elephant has sat on it is damn difficult with too small piping nozzles.

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VEGAN BLUEBERRY OATMEAL WITH MACA POWDER AND PECANS {gluten, dairy, egg, soy & ref. sugar free, vegan, paleo}

Chock-full of healthy fats, minerals, vitamins and fibre, this 10 minute vegan blueberry oatmeal with maca powder and pecans tastes just like blueberry pie. The ideal healthy oatmeal recipe for a nutritional powerhouse of a meal that still tastes like dessert.

Vegan Blueberry Oatmeal with Maca Powder and Pecans - Chock-full of healthy fats, minerals, vitamins and fibre, this 10 minute vegan blueberry oatmeal with maca powder and pecans tastes just like blueberry pie. The ideal healthy oatmeal recipe for a nutritional powerhouse of a meal that still tastes like dessert.

You know when you have an “off” day? It’s especially after you’ve been ill for a while, and your body tries to find some semblance of balance, and starts, for whatever reason, behaving downright bizarrely. That was me a few days ago. My usual breakfast fare tends to include oatmeal (remember this chocolate peanut butter decadence?) or smoothies, or occasionally a yummy omelette. But that morning, my body decided to conduct itself like a petulant five-year-old and turned up its nose at all the usual breakfast foods. Now, this may all sound really strange to you. Nonetheless, I am a firm believer that we should listen to our bodies – which is how I ended up with a big (delicious) bowl of salad in front of me at 7am. Yep, so, that happened.

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