Nut Butter & Sea Salt Brownies

I am trying to limit my sugar intake from 12pm on to help balance my sugar levels out but today is Saturday and all the rules are different on Saturday…I have also had a really healthy day which generally means that I can use up the rest of my calories on dessert. This recipe is…

Spiced Carrot Cake with Ricotta Icing

Whenever I cook for friends I always feel guilty if there isn’t something after dinner. Whether it be cheese, ice cream or something baked. I was lucky enough to have had dinner with one of the girls during the week who commented on how much she loved carrot cake and having recently discovered and fallen…

Chocolate Mousse

Is there anybody else out there who has always thought it wasteful pouring the liquid from tinned items down the sink? Sometimes I think maybe I should keep the brine in case there are any leftover beans/chickpeas when I’m finished or I wonder if I could use this for something else? Maybe I’m just a…

Chocolate Breakfast Bowl

The Easter long weekend – a four day holiday meant for spending time with family and friends out in the sun before the Winter months take that freedom away. Instead, I was stuck indoors writing an assignment that I wasn’t too thrilled about! My emotions and diet reflected that also but did my best to…

Cookie Dough & Peanut Butter Chocolate Parfait

I watched a funny video last night of a little girl in Ireland questioning her dad about why we eat so much chocolate on celebratory occasions such as Easter, Christmas or your birthday? It was a really good point…why do we eat chocolate to celebrate? In my opinion we should never have to have a…