Hot Spiced Bananas

did you know that a bunch of bananas is actually called a 'hand', with each banana being a 'finger'

did you know that a bunch of bananas is actually called a ‘hand’, with each banana being a ‘finger’

You know how you suddenly become obsessed with a certain food and, for no discernible reason, go from eating it once a year to Every. Single. Day?!

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Cardamom Chocolate Cream Pudding

according to my brother-in-law, I'm "right on trend" by putting cardamon in my desserts. So that's good.

according to my brother-in-law, I’m “right on trend” by putting cardamom in my desserts. So that’s good.

I’m not going to sugar coat it (which is ironic because I’m a food blogger and normally I’d love a bit of sugar coating), this pudding cannot be called diet friendly.

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Cocoa-Nutty Haystacks (flour and dairy free!)

like rice krispies cookies (anyone remember them?), but much healthier

like rice krispies cookies (anyone remember them?), but much healthier

I very rarely buy cookbooks, but when I do they usually come from thrift shops, second hand book fairs or strangers’ yard sales.

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