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
I love baking with oats, they are so good for you and are great for keeping hunger pangs at bay. I’ve been making these cookies every week for the last while, they’re a great quick snack for the hungry children that descend on me every evening questioning when dinner will be ready. I sourced the… Continue reading Banana Oaty Cookies
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
Pumpkins are synonymous with Halloween as we carve a myriad of faces into them, light them up and celebrate our artistic abilities. They are also a super nutritious vegetable, packed full of antioxidants and essential minerals; and incredibly kind to waistlines!! This is a delightful Autumnal recipe. I only started baking with pumpkin last year, how silly of me, I would… Continue reading Almond Pumpkin Cakes
This granola features in my #betterbreakfasts and it is, I think, the nicest granola I have ever made. I wanted a granola that the children would eat, so I had Caoimhe on board in deciding what would go into it. It isn’t packed full of different things, but it is simple, tasty and nutritious. I wasn’t… Continue reading Gorgeous Granola
I like, but don’t often get, a calm start to my mornings, you know the sort, waking at your leisure, sipping away on your green tea coffee whilst preparing a simple breakfast. I’m not interested in a huge big breakfast and I was never a fan, much to Mr. S/H disdain, of the Full Irish!… Continue reading Feeling Fruity First Thing!