Closeup of Chocolate coconut breakfast cookies

Coconut chocolate breakfast cookies

Cookies for breakfast? Why not when you can include all the best parts of a granola bowl, only make it portable! I’ve been trying to recreate a favourite granola cookie from a local coffee store for a while now and I *think* I’ve just about got it with this iteration. The cookies in question are … Read more

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No-bake apricot, almond and coconut chews

I told you last week that I’m on a no-bake kick, right? Remember those no-bake oatmeal chocolate chip energy bites? Or those no-bake date and chocolate energy bites? Well I’m back with another super easy recipe that was inspired by a favourite childhood snack. Apricot Delight is something I used to buy at the health … Read more

No bake oatmeal chocolate chip energy bites on eatlivetravelwrite.com

No bake oatmeal chocolate chip energy bites

While I love to bake and find baking very relaxing and rewarding, I’m also on a bit of a no-bake snack kick these days. I’ve discovered no-bake energy bites (I know, I’m late to the party!) and am excited for all the possibilities they offer So many different combinations of ingredients are possible and they … Read more

Recipe No bake chocolate energy bites on eatlivetravelwrite.com

No-bake chocolate energy bites

Are you a three meal a day kind of person? Or are you more of a snacker? This is a conversation I had with some of the boys in the aftercare programme last week – like me, many of them identified as “snackers”. “I like to eat a small amount of something often” declared more … Read more

Dorie Greenspan Maple syrup and mustard Brussels sprouts from Everyday Dorie on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Cook the Book Fridays: Maple syrup and mustard Brussels sprouts from Everyday Dorie

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays comes from Dorie Greenspan’s latest cookbook, Everyday Dorie, and is a perfect addition to your holiday table. Who doesn’t like Brussels sprouts, right? Uh, well, mostly that would be me! But something magical happens when you combine Brussels sprouts with bacon and then add maple syrup and, … Read more