Cocoa, Coconut, Goji Berry Chia Pudding

Healthy dessert alert!
So healthy you can eat it for breakfast, and you can make it in advance – which means more time for you!
I know you are all going to enjoy this clean eating creation.
Toppings are optional you can really add whatever you want to customize your taste buds that day.

1 can of coconut milk
1 banana
1/2 cup chia seeds
4 dates

2 tablespoons of cocoa nibs (optional)
2 tablespoons shredded coconut (optional)
2 tablespoons goji berries (optional)

Put coconut milk, banana and dates in a blender and blend until well combined.
Distribute mixture amongst 5 mini bowls and distribute evenly the chia seeds and stir together. Refrigerate overnight.
When ready to serve, distribute evenly the above-noted toppings over the 5 bowls.

Let me know what you end up putting on top of your chia pudding.

Itsy Bitsy Gingerbread Houses

A friend of mine is making gingerbread men this week. Her house is going to smell heavenly! Gingerbread is the true smell of Christmas – in my opinion. It got me thinking that I too should try to fit making gingerbread into my schedule.
I came across this super cute itsy bitsy gingerbread house that you put on your mug. Check out Not Martha for full details and instructions on how to make these tiny creations.


Wish List Wednesday

Brrrrrrr….we got some snow on the ground last night and today, and the temperature has dropped dramatically!
All you want to do now is have a hot beverage on hand, at all times, and you want to dress in the most comfy layered outfits.
Which brings me to my Wish List Wednesday items!

I have wanted these Santa mugs for a while!

Nom..Nom..Nom..cookies!!! Earl Gray tea cookies may I add! I’m going to add these to my recipe list.

I love everything about this outfit! All from Roots.

Another great outfit from Roots.

Serve this gourmet hot chocolate from Godiva in the Santa mugs above!

I hope the above items keep you warm throughout this frigid weather.


Wish List Wednesday (Gold + White Edition)

Have you been noticing the new colour combo of gold and white lately? Are you hearting it as much as I am?
I was never a fan of gold until recently. I think you acquire a liking to it like dark chocolate after a certain age.
The combo is modern, elegant and classic, in my opinion.
If you are still not convinced you like the duo, here are some items that may change your mind.





20131120-213206.jpg (people are loving gold so much that they are using edible spray paint on their food – no joke!)



1. Caitlin Wilson Pillow
2. D.I.Y. Feathers
3. D.I.Y Mason Jars
4. Tray
5. D.I.Y Gold Fruit
6. Ikat Tea Pot
7. Golden Monogram Mugs
8. Candle