I can't help but have a soft spot for Valentine's Day. I was born the day before and I've watched Pride and Prejudice too many times to be cynical about love. I am a self-confessed helpless romantic. I am also a firm believer in self-love and self-care, so if you're reading this post in search of a tasty V-Day breakfast to make yourself then read on!
Anyone who knows me well knows that when I get stressed out, I bake. And so yesterday, the day before my first exam, the urge struck me and I suddenly just had to make these Choc Banana Muffins.
I've been trying really hard to eat a little better this week and for me that basically means I've been trying to cut out as much refined sugar as I possibly can. However, I am only human and have a massive sweet tooth, so it comes as no surprise that on the very first day of trying to be healthy I found myself standing inside my pantry trying to figure out if I could make something chocolate.
So, I decided to start my week off right - with a nice long walk in the fresh air and sunshine, and a tasty smoothie bowl to refuel.
Getting crunchies in my lunchbox as a kid was one of the great joys of my young life. I remember those two little squares of pure ecstasy, so carefully wrapped in wax paper by my mother, and the huge smile that would spread across my face when I discovered them in the snack compartment of … Continue reading The Best Chocolate Crunchies EVER.