Low Carb Chocolate & Peanut Butter Balls
Okay…. I can’t remotely take credit for these cos a) I was told about them by my darling friend Jane, and b) they were an adapted version of the recipe she found by Kate’s Healthy Cupboard, which you can find here – which she then passed onto me.
…. but oh my, what divine balls of yumminess they are…! Continue reading
Hello SP’s… Gosh, it’s been a bouncy ol’ time since I started insulin nearly three months ago – my head is literally bursting with the information I keep on finding out; all of which hasn’t quite made it to my blog, but most of which I share on my facebook page – so if you’re interesting in all the type 1 diabetes and insulin related stuff, come follow me there :-)
The good news is that I *think* I’m finding some balance with it all – and whilst my head is whirring from all the reading, still one of my favourite ways to relax and switch off the whizzing brain is to hop over to the right side and get creative in the kitchen! This is my latest experiment… Continue reading
Coconut, Walnut & Mulberry Fudge
I’ve never been that much of a fan of normal fudge – even with a sweet tooth I always found it way too sweet and sickly…. so for me, these are a perfect alternative – and also seem to work perfectly if my blood sugar is slightly on the low side at night and I want something to hold them steady, without causing a spike, till morning….
Recently I went to a friends baby shower and made two variations to take; a carob and coconut nectar one for those avoiding cacao/honey, and a cacao and honey one for those who aren’t! :-)
Both were yummy… Continue reading
Low Carb Diabetic Friendly Cookies
It’s been a slightly gloomy day today; and I’ve been feeling a little bit tired, so I really fancied something kinda comforting this afternoon…. You know those afternoons when you want to curl up with a cup of tea and a packet biscuits? Continue reading
As you prolly know SP’s; peanuts are not actually nuts… Continue reading
Oh. My. Goodness.
I’ve seen various avocado mousses on the internet for a while, but have never been drawn to try it; I mean why ruin some amazing raw chocolate by sticking an avocado with it?! Don’t get me wrong, I love avocado – and I love chocolate – but I really couldn’t see how the two would work together… Continue reading