Tag Archives: dessert

Monday Munchies – Banana Pancakes

How good does it feel when you discover a recipe that is not only delicious, but also super healthy? If you aren’t familiar with the feeling then you need to get over to My New Roots and start browsing Sarah’s recipe collection.

Without fail, every time I am searching for a guilt free treat, I can find what I am after on My New Roots. … read more

Monday Munchies – Raw Hazelnut Balls

In any attempt to eat healthier, I find it so important that you don’t feel like you are missing out or holding back on eating what you crave, otherwise you tend to cave at the worst times and overindulge.

For me, often I just get a craving for something sweet, so these help to satisfy that craving without reaching for … read more

Chocolate Puddle Cookies

Procrastinating from study last week, I knew the perfect thing to waste some time and still be satisfying would be to bake some cookies.  I had bookmarked this recipe on one of my favourite cooking blogs, 101cookbooks, after seeing it recreated by Natashia from Food on Paper.

I have been looking for a recipe for meringue cookies filled with nuts for so … read more

Blackberry Almond Slice


You there…

The only one that hasn’t made a resolution to be healthier in 2011…

The one that hasn’t promised to cut out all sweets and excess sugar….

You need to make this slice…


For those of us that have vowed to be healthier, to exercise, eat our veggies and drink more water,  please avert your eyes for this one post (or may I … read more

Healthy treats: Strawberry and yoghurt icy poles

Kris and I love our treats, especially during summer when it is so nice to cool down on a hot afternoon with an ice cream or icy pole.

One of my favourite snacks is frozen grapes, which are sweet enough to satisfy that craving and so simple to make, just throw them in a container in the freezer.

Another new favourite is fruit and yoghurt icy … read more