Oatmeal bake recipe

I know I am not the only one who gets bored of having the same breakfast everyday. So instead of regular oatmeal I decided to try making an oatmeal bake. Still the same ingredients, filling and healthy but in a different shape! Even though the recipe is very simple and quick, baking takes some time so if you are in a hurry on weekdays – make it for a weekend breakfast. Also you can prep it and reheat it the next day or slice it into bars for snacks.

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Lithuanian Christmas Eve dishes

Probably every country has their own Christmas traditions. So I thought I’d share some of mine, which happen to be Lithuanian. Here we go!
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Apple pie muffins

Perhaps my favorite fall treat is apple pie, so I wanted to try to make a healthier version of it. These muffins are oil free, with very little sugar (as the sweetness comes from fruit) and they are made from oats so they are gluten free. These muffins would be great for breakfast (on the go), a sweet snack or a healthier dessert.

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Apple cake

My parents have a few apple trees and that meant an abundance of apples every September. And so we had apple cake at least weekly and apple juice daily. Now that I live without my parents, it’s time for me to learn to bake an apple cake myself. In fact, I filmed my first attempt to do that. Take a look and try the cake yourself!
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Gluten-free Banana Bread

One of the best ways to quickly use up ripe bananas is banana bread. And in this particular recipe buckwheat flour gives a very nice and nutty flavor to it. If you can’t find buckwheat flour, try making it yourself. Grind raw buckwheat in a high-speed blender or a coffee grinder. Since this recipe uses buckwheat and oat flour the banana bread turns out to be gluten free too!

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