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Raw Apricot Bars

Its always nice to have some healthy, guilt-free snacks in the house. The kids are always hungry when they get home from school, and we all like to have just a little something sweet after dinner. Dried apricots happen to be high in iron, fibre, potassium and antioxidants, and they taste pretty sweet too! So it was about time I made some more apricot bars again. The last batch I did in the dehydrator but I wanted something more chewy and less crispy this time! I made mine with cashew nuts but you could use almonds too. Keep them in the fridge as they seem to hold their shape better and it makes them really chewy! Recipe for Raw Apricot...

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Lemony Strawberry Bliss Balls

I felt like making something sweet and I also wanted to use up some of my bags of nuts - bliss balls it is then! Usually I make these with dates, nuts and cacao for a nice chocolatey treat, however I felt like something berry flavoured. But summer is officially over and so is strawberry season ... however thanks to Fresh As, freeze dried strawberries are going to make these bliss balls berry berry nice! (Just call me Strawberry Shortcake ;) Recipe for Lemony Strawberry Bliss Balls 1/2 cup macadamia nuts 1 cup cashews 1/2 cup desiccated coconut 1 TBs coconut oil (or water if you're out, which I was, and it worked fine) 1TBs maple syrup/agave/coconut nectar 1 TBs lemon juice or...

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