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How to Make Your Own Vegan Jaffa Cakes

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13 December 2018

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Recipe for homemade vegan jaffa cakes

Just because you’re doing a plant-based Christmas, doesn’t mean you have to miss out on all your favourites.

In fact, it’s almost mandatory to have sugary treats on hand while you make the big meal. For vegans – or really anyone – with a sweet tooth, whip up a batch of your own ‘jaffa cakes’ from Gaz Oakley’s festive book – and then you can really settle into the age-old debate: Is it a cake or is it a biscuit?

5 Reasons Why Baking is Good For Your Mental Health

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22 October 2018

Reasons Why Baking is Good For Your mental health

Life in Dubai can be lonely; life as an expat can be even lonelier. Leaving behind friends and family to start a new life in a completely different country can be isolating. But, we know the best way to beat those feelings of isolation –and it involves food!

Therapy can come in many forms, and one of them is, for sure, sponge-based. From discovering a new hobby to exploring the joy of trying, here’s why baking is good for mental health…

These Fidget Spinner Cookies Will Let You Eat Your Stress Away

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19 June 2017

 Fidget Spinner Cookies

Even if you’re someone who doesn't follow trends (and toys), chances are you’ve heard of the fidget spinners — the hottest toy in the market these days. Give this hashtag #fidgetspinner a search on YouTube and you’ll see a plethora of videos. From nail art to DIYs, this rotating toy has somehow managed to invade every section of our lives.

Many consider these small, ball-bearing devices as stress-relief aides for individuals with anxiety, autism and ADHD. The spinning and tossing of the toy provide a pleasing sensory experience, according to user reviews.

This Is Hugh Jackman's Favourite Dessert

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29 April 2017

Hugh Jackman's favourite dessert

In case you need one more reason to fall hopelessly in love with the endearing man-beast we know as Logan — then be prepared to cue a major aww-worthy moment cause we're about to tell you his favourite dessert.

The Wolverine actor recently posted a photo of the handwritten recipe for his mum’s "Hughby’s Favorite Crème Caramel Cake" with the hashtag #throwbackthursday and then “Thanks Mum!”