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Raw Lemon Berry ‘Cheesecake’

I have eaten my fair share of vegan cheesecake at restaurants and made by a wonderful friend who has trained as a raw vegan chef, but only recently attempted to make my own.  Why it has taken me so long to make an attempt, I have no idea, but I’m so glad that I did!

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After a massive Google search for recipes, I came across a fabulous blog called Sweetly Raw that is filled with stacks of recipes for raw cheesecake and other desserts in any variety you can think of. I had great success following her recipe for raw chocolate cheesecake and wanted to try another variety, so loosely followed her recipe for a lemon berry swirl cheesecake, but tweaked it a little to give it a chocolate crust.

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Monday Munchies – Drinking Coconut

Sorry, yet again Monday Munchies has been a little delayed due to a chaotic weekend in Melbourne.  Will post about what I was up to sometime this week.

Do you ever start thinking about something and then suddenly you see it and come across it everywhere you look?

Recently I have been thinking a lot about the health benefits of a raw vegan diet, and suddenly I have found it mentioned on blogs, came across documentaries about it, met inspiring people who eat mostly raw and have been eaten and tried out a few raw ‘cooking’ techniques.

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Monday Munchies – Raw Hazelnut Balls

In any attempt to eat healthier, I find it so important that you don’t feel like you are missing out or holding back on eating what you crave, otherwise you tend to cave at the worst times and overindulge.

For me, often I just get a craving for something sweet, so these help to satisfy that craving without reaching for lollies/ice cream/cake.  They are all vegan, raw and the sugar comes from the dates rather than being added in.

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