Parsnip Thyme Crisps

‘Parsnip Crisps’ are a brilliant festive alternative to the humble potato. Taste wise, parsnips have their unique earthy sweet character – in the past, parsnips were actually used as a sweetener before cane sugar became widely available. That said, they are still highly adaptable as they take on a myriad of flavours: think curried crisps or even flavouring parsnip fries with a powerful ‘Chimichurri‘.

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Chocolate Nirvana Cookies

What is cookie perfection for you? Does it sound like: crispy on the outside, fabulously chewy on the inside? Maybe with a decadent amount of chocolate? I mean…let’s face it…cookies should be naughty. They should make you feel like you have sinned but it just feels so good that you don’t feel guilty about it. Well…these cookies will literally give you a first class ticket to Nirvana. In fact, the day I created them I danced around in pure happiness as I was so thrilled about this cookie perfection….I was in awe…on the other hand…it might just have been the sugar rush…who cares. 😉

Having baked and bought a huge amount of cookies in the last few years (thank you 2 pregnancies!!!), Mr B and I have come to the conclusion, that my ‘Chocolate Nirvana Cookies’ are pretty much at the top. Try them…you won’t regret it.

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Spirulina Beauty Smoothie – give your skin some love!

Spirulina, one of the oldest life forms on earth, is hailed for its excellent nutritional content and its health benefits. High in protein (over 60%), packed with vitamins A, C, E and B vitamins and loaded with minerals such as calcium, magnesium, zinc, iron and selenium – it is a true superfood. Spirulina was made famous by the NASA who originally gave it as a dietary supplement for their astronauts travelling into space.

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