Is it even possible to have healthy, chocolate and brownie in the same sentence? Of course! I struggle with finding snacks for my boys to take to school that are easy, quick and tasty. I tend to use the same recipes all the time and they get bored after time. So I decided to go down the brownie route and this is the second brownie recipe that they have loved, the first was with black beans. You can reduce the sugar even more, to half a cup, if you want as they are naturally sweet.
Its true, I eat sugar – can I hear the gasps in the room now please. Heres the thing though, I choose my sugar very wisely and I don’t eat it all the time. I generally use an organic cane sugar, some honey and some maple syrup. [Read more…]
Today I made the BEST homemade vanilla ice cream I have made since I left my job as a Pastry Chef. It was creamy, decadent, full of vanilla flavour, and it only had 5 ingredients in it! You can make this too, it might seem complicated at first but trust me, it is simple and easy to make and you will LOVE the outcome.
Seriously amazing ice cream! [Read more…]
The perfect hot chocolate recipe is here! Its sweet without being too sweet, chocolatey and so cozy on a cold fall day. Dive into a mug today and cozy up with your favourite book. Do you love the smell, taste and memories of a steaming cup of hot chocolate? I do, but most are too sweet, too oily, have too many unnecessary ingredients and just don’t taste real. In an effort to give my two boys a delicious, and processed free drink with no refined sugar, I went in search of the perfect double hot chocolate mix recipe. [Read more…]
So its almost Thanksgiving weekend and most people are either having family over or maybe going to a family gathering. Its a time to be thankful of so many things in life, your family, good food, a roof over your head or great health. [Read more…]