Nutrition

Chocolate orange balls

These are the perfect treats to serve during the holidays. Made with only six ingredients, these chocolate orange balls are tangy, nutty and chocolaty. Naturally sweetened with dates, they are delicious and easy to make with the food processor. You can roll them in desiccated coconut, ground nuts of choice or powdered cacao. They hold […]

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Disease and Illness Prevention, Lifestyle and Fitness, Nutrition

Pot au chocolat

Happy Saint Valentine’s Day! In celebration of heart health month, give your heart and someone else’s something decadent, luscious and healthy. Three years ago, I created this plant-based (vegan) chocolate pudding with cashew cream, 100% cacao powder, dates, maple syrup and freshly squeezed orange juice. There are no eggs and there’s no dairy milk or white sugar in […]

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Nutrition

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Pudding

February is heart health month and on Valentine’s Day, give your heart what it deserves! Treat the ones you love and yourself with a heart-healthy dessert. I created this nutritious chocolate pudding with cashew cream, pure cacao powder, dates, maple syrup and freshly squeezed orange juice. Made with raw ingredients, there’s no white sugar and no […]

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Disease and Illness Prevention, Nutrition

Chocolate espresso muffins

  These yummy muffins are made with wholewheat pastry flour, ground almonds, pure cacao and a hint of espresso. There’s no white sugar and no butter. Instead, the dates, maple syrup and almond milk add moisture and give a subtle, natural sweetness. I’ve added some balsamic vinegar to the recipe which blends perfectly with the rich taste […]

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