• Treats

    Dark chocolate chia truffles

    I LOVE chocolate, Like I am a serious addict. And if you are anything like me, I grab a block and eat far more than I should. So this is my secret to making sure I get my chocolate fix after dinner, but don’t go overboard on the sugar etc that’s in standard chocolate. This little truffles are just a perfect treat for when you get the chocolate cravings, plus they are super easy to make (these took me less than 15 minutes to finish!). They are also great for kids who have a sweet tooth too.  Ingredients:  250g cashews 1 heaped tbsp. cacao powder 1/4 tsp. cinnamon 2 tbsp.…

  • Baking,  Treats

    Gluten free choc chip oat cookies

    Its been a terribly long time since i’ve had a warm, freshly baked cookie out of the oven, so I decided to come up with a low GI, gluten free, healthy cookie. This recipe is full of low GI oats, cacao nibs, dark chocolate and has minimal butter and sugar. The cookies are slightly crunchy on the outside, and warm and chewy on the inside. They make a perfect treat for kids going back to school this week, and an even more perfect weekend baking recipe. Please be aware some oats are processed in facilities where gluten based products are also produced, so make sure your get certified gluten free…