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More Tasty Raw Chocolate Snacks

I’ve been sharing some more details about how to make one of my raw chocolate snacks. I always love to have something at hand to munch on inbetween while I am busy doing other things. And of course, it’s lovely to know that what I’m eating is such a healthy option, sustainable as well as being really tasty. So here’s the link. The lowdown is over on one of my other sites, That’s Rawsome. If you try them out yourself, … Continue reading

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Raw Food and How to Make Marzipan Treats

I posted a photo of some tasty little treats I made recently and some of you commented on how tasty they looked and asked if you could have the recipe. Yes, of course you can. I scour the net and then pick up ideas and play with them, adapting them to my taste and preference. As you probably know, I now follow the raw food lifestyle and so am very open to all sorts of delicacies I can eat that … Continue reading

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How to Make Raw Chocolate with Heart – a Valentine’s Day Special

I promised so many of you that I would make a video showing how to make these yummy raw chocolate treats that I keep talking about. Well  here it is, so if you watch this first, we can have a chat about it afterwards: As I mentioned the trick is to really use equal measures of the three main ingredients, raw cacao powder, raw cacao butter and agave nectar or sweetener of your choice. Whatever else you add it totally … Continue reading

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Raw Cacao Versus Commercial Chocolate – Sorry, No Contest!

Whilst transitioning to the raw food lifestyle, I have been exploring all the different options there are for having indulgences whilst still eating really healthily. As I mentioned in my last blog post, I was never a real chocolate fan, but my research has led to the discovery of how sustainable raw cacao powder is as part of this new way of eating. There are very many purists who will argue that eating raw cacao is not really in keeping … Continue reading

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Heart Shaped Chocolates and Raw Delights

I was like a little girl today unpacking a lovely parcel that arrived in the post. It was 2 silicon sets of chocolate moulds and teflon sheets. Time to party. Now many of you will know that I made the radical transition to the raw food lifestyle at the end of November when I attended a spiritual bootcamp here in Somerset. Now, nearly 6 weeks later, we’re going strong and loving all the new discoveries we’re making about ourselves and … Continue reading

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