Tag Archives: chocolate

Mini Chocolate Mousse served in Shot Glasses

mini choc mousse

  Chocolate Mousse is a quick, easy and delicious dessert.  Try this variation serving the chocolate mousse in shot glasses for an extra special treat. This recipe is a perfect addition to a special High Tea menu. Ingredients 150gm dark chocolate 3/4 cup thickened cream 2 eggs separated 2 tablespoons caster sugar Method Place chocolate pieces into a microwave proof… Read more »

Italian Chocolate Hazlenut Biscotti

Italian Chocolate Biscotti

My husband is Italian, so on our visits to Italy to visit his cousins, I’ve discovered much about Italian foods and traditions.  I love them all and I love the Italian way of sitting for hours savouring a meal with the family gathered together around the table – no iphones!!! Last year, I discovered this recipe for Chocolate Hazlenut Biscotti… Read more »

How to Indulge in Chocolate & Not Increase Your Waistline?

I love chocolate!  Dark chocolate is my absolute favourite and I love to savour every piece.  Ironically, you might also know from reading my blogs that I usually promote ‘clean eating’, however, I do like the 80/20 rule when it comes to treats.  We all need a little treat occasionally otherwise life would be quite dull! Chocolate makes me happy… Read more »

Chocaholics Rejoice – Its Okay to Eat Chocolate!

Chocaholics rejoice! Hands up who indulged (or overindulged) in Chocolate over the Easter break.  Come on, don’t hide it, we probably all ate at least one (or more) easter eggs or chocolate bunnies over the holidays. If you did, then I have some good news for you.

10 Steps to Finding Happiness In Your Life

  HAPPINESS – WHAT IS IT? It is International Day of Happiness and it started me thinking about Happiness and what it means to me. While researching ‘happiness’ I came across this website, World Happiness Forum totally devoted to happiness. It has some great reading and I would highly recommend you taking a look – it might even get those happy… Read more »