A match made in heaven

A match made in heaven

Those of you who follow my blog know how much I love chocolate – oh wait, so does pretty much EVERYONE! I normally go for the typical dark or milk chocolate and I’ve experimented a lot so far with diabetic-friendly versions of these. But this time I wanted...
Win hearts with these chocolate wafers

Win hearts with these chocolate wafers

If you’re looking for an unbeatable sweet snack, then try my Diabetic Friendly Chocolate Wafers, they’re guaranteed to leave you wanting more. I make these for myself whenever I’m craving something sweet and chocolatey, but I always find myself...
10 reasons to eat more chocolate

10 reasons to eat more chocolate

Ok, so I don’t mean go out and eat a tone of chocolate bars. No. Not that kind of chocolate. I mean cocoa. I use it in my Diabetic Friendly Hazelnut Swirl Cake. Cocoa powder is made by crushing cocoa beans and removing the fat or cocoa butter. Chocolate is made...
Anyone for Ice Cream?

Anyone for Ice Cream?

Here is my sugar free, low-fat, diabetic-friendly, guilt-free Rum and Raisin Ice-cream. It’s perfect during the hot weather!  Apart from chocolate, Rum and Raisin is one of my favourite ice-cream flavours, but because of my diabetes, it’s a craving...
Did someone say Christmas cake?

Did someone say Christmas cake?

Have you spent the last few years dreading the festive season because you can’t bear to spend another family lunch watching people stuff their faces with yummy Christmas fruit cake while you miss out? I LOVE fruit cake. It is one of my all-time favourite cakes....
Look what happened when I craved custard!

Look what happened when I craved custard!

Ok, so it’s not often I crave custard. In fact it’s not something I have ever really eaten. My dad loves custard and would do anything for a custard slice and any chance he gets to make stewed apples and custard, he’s in. My kids are even in on the...