Energy Balls! That’s what I’m talking about. I make energy balls almost every week, mostly nut free so they can go in the lunch boxes for school. These ones do contain nuts however but it’s Christmas & that means pecans, one of my favourite nuts. These are a food processor job and the mixture makes… Continue reading Christmas Balls!
Oooh these are good! I like figs, both fresh and dried. I was looking for something else in the press when I came across a bag. Whatever I was looking for was abandoned and these are the result! I thought to myself afterward, these would make a lovely homemade gift for that occasion that occurs… Continue reading Fig Truffles
A number of weeks ago the lovely people at Cocofina got in touch to see if I would like to try some of their coconut products. As you are aware coconut features in quite a few of the recipes I produce so I was delighted to have the opportunity to try some new ingredients. They… Continue reading Raw Coconut Energy Balls
My eldest daughter is currently sitting her Junior Cert exams. Exams are stressful,there is so much pressure on our young people at this time, personally I think it’s too much pressure. However, it’s happening so we have to get our children through these weeks. Our approach is to nurture, nourish and reassure I feel it’s… Continue reading Coffee & Hazelnut Energy Balls
Not only is this Chocolate Mousse quick and simple to make, it is also a healthier alternative to other sugar laden offerings. Avocado’s contain a significant amount of healthy fats and are packed with vitamins and minerals, they carry a host of health benefits. Unless you can source a cocoa powder that has no added sugar,… Continue reading Simple Chocolate Mousse
I love having a few no-bake recipes up my sleeve, they are usually quick to prepare and simple enough for my creative tween to rustle up herself too. These little squares are no exception and they are extremely delicious. Ingredients 150g Crunchy Peanut Butter (use good quality, whole peanut butter, I use Meridian) 90g Coconut… Continue reading No Bake Peanut Butter Squares