I often find myself guilty of not having a proper lunch at work and to try and fill a hole quickly. Rather than picking up the crisps and biscuits I have been on the hunt for some healthier snack bars and have recently discovered Wild Trail Cacao fruit and nut bars. The issue I have with most ‘healthier’ snack bars is they are either full of sugar or have a high percentage of dates. What caught my eye was these Wild Trail Cacao bars have 5 simple ingredients in them – Raisins, Peanuts, Gluten Free Oats, Cacao and Apple Juice. That is…

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Sometimes you need a little help to get that pep in your step. I am not one for energy drinks, they cram goodness knows what in there and they taste pretty grim. Tenzing Natural Energy Drink * is trying to change all that by giving us a drink that is a whole can of natural goodness.  Tenzing have set out to create a drink that is high quality, and gives a powerful yet natural source of energy. Inspired after stumbling across the energising brew of the Himalaya Sherpas, Tenzing has combined 6 key ingredients from nature which include himalayan rock salt,…

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So I thought I would try and balance things up this time around and to help keep us on an even keel today we have the new Hippeas Salt and Vinegar Vibes* snacks. The Hippeas Cheese Power have been a firm favourite since I tried them last year, however with salt and vinegar being my favourite of flavours we could have a contender on our hands.  The lovely Hippeas Team sent some peas and love in the brightest of boxes and inside was a snazzy shopping bag and these new snacks. I confess I have had these sitting waiting for…

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To say I have been eyeing this granola up for a while would be an understatement. Breakfast by Bella is one of those foodie brands that I unknowingly stumbled across on Instagram and have been hooked on trying some ever since. You can buy online however thankfully patience was in my favour as they were at a local farmers market this month and needless to say I hot footed it down there.  In three simple flavours  – Peanut Butter Me Up, Nutty Nosh and Cacoa Crazy they are all free from refined sugar, are gluten free and contain organic ingredients…

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Happy Sunday Everyone! Let’s have a little chocolate bonanza, it’s never too early for chocolate right?After experimenting with superfoods and real ingredients, Doisy and Dam have created some truly unique chocolate flavour combinations with the view to give us an indulgent yet healthier and tastier range of chocolate. I have never been one to particularly partake in these superfoods and I am intrigued as to how this is going to translate into chocolate. Can it be done? Let’s find out. To date there are 8 flavours available with 5 of these available in Sainsbury’s. Today we are giving 5 a…

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