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Low-fat Carrot Cupcakes using Homemade Applesauce

I’m sorry I haven’t been posting this week and last – I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned it, but I’m supposed to be studying for my final exams (really final final exams since I’ll be starting work right after these exams) and at the same time, I’m in Sydney. Strange? Well, I’m supposed to be studying in Sydney, and visiting Jon at the same time, so it works out to

Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I love snacking. Friends who are close to me will know that I have to have my breakfast once I’m awake, followed by lunch about 3-4h later, followed by a tea-time (or snack-time) and finally dinner by 7pm. In between, I might sneak in a cookie or fruit if I’m at home. Post-holiday, I’ve been putting myself on a semi-diet, where I try to cut down on eating overly unhealthy stuff.

Applesauce – a healthier substitute

For a while during my december holidays, I toyed with the idea of going on a low-carb diet. But as with most of my ideas, it went down the drain when I realized that I had to forgo a few of my most favorite foods – bread, pastries and cakes! So I embarked on trying to substitute one of my meals with a high protein, low carb alternative and looked