• Carrot biscuits recipe

    Carrot biscuits

    Last weekend I baked carrot biscuits. Saturday morning I discovered that the carrots o had started to get a bit mouldy and something had to be done. So I start looking for a recipe. I found one on a Romanian website/forum but I think that the lady didn’t write all the quantities correctly as when all mixed everything was a bit dry. So I added a bit more oil and a bit more of others and I managed to bake some quite nice biscuits.   I know they might not be the best looking biscuits/cookies but my daughter and my hubby love them. They are not very sugary either so…

  • Easy chocolate chip cookies

    Yes they are really easy to make. I have to admit that I was inspired by Nigella’s chocolate chip recipe but I changed it to suit the ingredients I had in my cupboard. I think I’ve done a pretty good job and my daughter and hubby really enjoy eating them. Really good and not very sugary.   Here are the ingredients that I used: – 150 gr soft unsalted butter; – 200 gr caster sugar; – 2 teaspoon vanilla extract; – 2 eggs; – 300 gr plain flour; – 1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda; – chocolate – Cadbury buttons cut small(I didn’t have an chocolate chips), white chocolate for decoration;…

  • Coconut and oats cookies

    I found this recipe in one of the books that I bought over the years. It is very simple and I should say quite healthy. The book doesn’t have an author is just a collection of recipes. I should probably mention that the book is from a charity shop. Ingredients: 1¼ all purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon soda ½ cup granulated sugar ½ cup brown sugar ½ cup butter (or margarine) 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup uncooked oats 1 cup flaked or shredded coconut Place flour, baking powder, soda and salt into a bowl a mix together. Add sugar, brown sugar, butter, egg and vanilla…