• Down to Earth Peanut Butter Acai Bowl
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    the sweetest challenge

    So, I’ve finished my 30 day sugar free challenge. If you missed what I was doing, you can catch up here.  I honestly can’t believe how quickly it went. Even though I rarely eat…

    June 29
  • Laptop
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    I’m in the midst of writing the first part of my thesis at the moment.  Which has pretty much equated to almost complete withdrawal from the world, endless hours scrolling through journal databases and…

    June 24
  • Grain Free Flax Buns
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    grain-free flax bread rolls

    Everyone at work had burgers for lunch yesterday. And although I decided to have my pathetic little avocado wrap from home at the time instead, I have been thinking about them ever since.  I’ve…

    June 14
  • Vegan chocolate peanut butter cake
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    vegan peanut butter chocolate cake

    This is not a healthy cake.  Nor is it sugar-free in ANY way.  But it is vegan. And delicious (or so I have been told – I’ve just started a 30 day sugar-free challenge). …

    June 4
  • popcorn
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    sugar free snacks

    It’s day 5 of my sugar free challenge, and it’s going well. To be completely honest, it hasn’t been too hard so far. Mind you, I have been at work and studying, which means that I…

    June 3
  • vegan waffles
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    30 day challenge: quitting sugar

    Do you remember how I posted a TED talk a few weeks ago that included a talk about 30 day challenges? If you missed it, here it is again.   Well, guess what guys? I…

    May 29
  • Killarney Glen
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    It’s time to refocus again. It feels like exams were replaced with a stream of socialising (including meeting my best friend’s new baby), thesis work, talk about what I am going to be doing…

    May 22
  • Eurovision
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    I love this time of the year. Cooler weather, warmer food, birthdays and, of course, Eurovision.  There is just so much good about Eurovision. I mean, what’s not to love about an event that brings…

    May 15