Tick of Yum

Providing hints and tips on using your Thermy, suggestions and recipes - from a very happyily Thermomixed South Australian couple

Our Ticks of Yum

Breakfast Bikkies

Posted by Bee & John on February 7, 2013 at 6:15 PM Comments comments (0)

As I was bouncing like a pinball machine ball from recipe to recipe on the internet, I came across these - no sugar, no dairy, no egg, healthy type of biscuit that SOUNDS yummy.  The original recipe is here.


Now... don't get all excited when I say no sugar.  Definately you do not ADD sugar, but there is a heap of banana and dried fruit in there so Diabetic's bewar...

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Dairy Free Mousse

Posted by Bee & John on April 19, 2012 at 2:05 AM Comments comments (1)

We had a special dinner for Easter Sunday... just the two of us... got dressed up and cleared the table and everything!


What did we eat?  John made the main and I did the dessert.  I made Quirky Jo's Dairy Free Chocolate Mousse with cranberry "dirt"  (you might notice that Jo used blueberries... what can I say - I LIKE cranberrties and what is ...

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Almond Milk

Posted by Bee & John on January 13, 2012 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (0)

I thought I would make myself some almond milk to "check it out".  That first step became my obsession for the next few months with every morning starting out with an almond milk smoothie or iced coffee!  Oh Bliss!!


I have been making rice milk since I got the thermomix - saving me a FORTUNE!!  But as the Almond milk was in the Thermomix calendar this year I thought I'd give it a go.


First of all - it is better than rice milk.  Richer, C...

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Dairy free Sour Cream

Posted by Bee & John on November 8, 2011 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Just as an aside... I don't know WHY I have put in a category for 4 stars....  I haven't found anything worth anything less than 5 yet!!


Anyway... I was wandering through Jo's website - www.quirkycooking.blogspot.com - and I found a couple of recipes I just had to try!


Right after my super success with my dairy free shake (various versions of which are on my favourite list - orange and mango my latest) I thought I would try the

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Quirky Jo's Green Choc Smoothie

Posted by Bee & John on November 2, 2011 at 10:55 PM Comments comments (1)

Let me say this from the very onset.... I don't like my veggies.  People who know me personally or have seen my more "traditional" body frame may have guessed this already.


Well... I eat them... IF I have to.  Or if they are covered in enough gravy.  Or if I'm trying to impress someone (or not embarras myself).  So... when I read Quirky Jo's post r...

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