Chocolate and chilli… A weird, yet scrumptious combination, originating years ago! We’re talking way back in Mesoamerican times, where their main use for the cacao bean was to grind and mix with water, honey, vanilla, chilli and other spices to make a chocolate drink! Interesting, hey? Well, I find it interesting.
A solid morning or afternoon ‘cuppa’ would not be complete without a little snack alongside! Usually, I would suggest a cookie of sorts, but sometimes you need something a little heartier with a bit more oomph, and to me, no other treat says ‘oomph’ quite like a classic muffin. Continue reading
When you hear the word ‘parfait’, you don’t really think of it being healthy. Well, I know I never did. But let me share with you a little secret I’ve learned since beginning my adventures in cooking, baking and all things ‘kitchen’ related…
Cookie sandwiches are a treat indulged upon by many. To be honest, I don’t know anyone who doesn’t enjoy treating themselves to a good cookie sandwich! The dense, freshly baked cookie, coupled with a delicious, creamy filling of whatever variety… Okay, now I’m making myself hungry.. Continue reading
In Australia, we have something similar to ‘rice krispie’ treats, only they’re best known as LCM bars. But we never had ‘smores’. In fact, I didn’t even know what a ‘smore’ was until I had to Google the term after watching an episode of Gilmore Girls. No joke! And to be honest, the idea never tickled my fancy. I’ve never been a big fan of the marshmallow..
Cookies, chocolate AND popcorn?! All in the one snack? Too good to be true? Almost! But I kid you not, here it is! Look no further for your next movie night snack 🙂
Ever come out of a workout and wished you had more than just a bliss ball, or shake? Something a bit more ‘decadent’ that won’t ‘ruin’ all the effort you just went to? Well, now you can have your cake, and eat it too! Continue reading