Chocolate Coconut Bites (Davina’s Power Balls) sugar-free and delicious

I love my cookbooks, my many, many cookbooks, but let's be honest, they are neglected. So neglected that I tried to make myself look at them and sort of review them last year but it didn't really work (read the results HERE, in fact I don't think I ever go around to writing a review … Continue reading Chocolate Coconut Bites (Davina’s Power Balls) sugar-free and delicious

Chocolate Coconut Bites (Davina's Power Balls) sugar-free and delicious

I love my cookbooks, my many, many cookbooks, but let's be honest, they are neglected. So neglected that I tried to make myself look at them and sort of review them last year but it didn't really work (read the results HERE, in fact I don't think I ever go around to writing a review … Continue reading Chocolate Coconut Bites (Davina's Power Balls) sugar-free and delicious

Chocolate Cornflake Buns or Seasonal Easter Nests

It's coming up to Easter which means that every recipe will now be adorned with mini eggs, chocolate bunnies and chicks. And this one is no different.The boys wanted to do Easter baking. I agreed but wanted to keep it simple. They consulted their "Children's Cookbook" and Cathal (4) chose "Cornflake Crunch"  but felt it wasn't … Continue reading Chocolate Cornflake Buns or Seasonal Easter Nests

Healthy No-Bake “Twix” Bars

    Last September I received the Happy Pear Cookbook to review and having loved the their healthy Caramel Slices and seeing Jill from Properfud raving about their healthy version of Twix bars I had to check them out. Jill was right, these are magnificent. And all they contain is fruit and nuts (and vanilla, and … Continue reading Healthy No-Bake “Twix” Bars

Healthy No-Bake "Twix" Bars

    Last September I received the Happy Pear Cookbook to review and having loved the their healthy Caramel Slices and seeing Jill from Properfud raving about their healthy version of Twix bars I had to check them out. Jill was right, these are magnificent. And all they contain is fruit and nuts (and vanilla, and … Continue reading Healthy No-Bake "Twix" Bars

Treasure Chest Birthday Cake

  It was Cathal's 4th birthday last week. He's my middle child and every year he likes to test my birthday party planning by throwing a spanner in the works. Last year he insisted on a shop-bought Peppa Pig Cake from Tesco rather than one of the homemade delights that are my labour of love. … Continue reading Treasure Chest Birthday Cake

Valentine’s Giveaway- Win a Hotel Chocolat Valentine’s Goody Bag

I know, you're all spoiled, only last week I was giving away babytalk festival tickets and here I am back with another fabulous prize this week. Hotel Chocolat have given me a gorgeous Valentine's Goody Bag for one very, very lucky reader. There is nothing that says that you have to (a) share this prize … Continue reading Valentine’s Giveaway- Win a Hotel Chocolat Valentine’s Goody Bag