Happy Easter! The Christian celebration of Easter is upon us so get ready for a chocolate-a-thon.
A little bit of trivia for nerds like me: In pagan rituals that celebrated the spring equinox eggs symbolised rebirth and new life. The egg symbolism was adopted by the early Christians to celebrate the resurrection and new life.
Fast forward to the early 19th century and those crazy chocolate lovers the French and Germans started making the eggs out of chocolate and now they occupy entire supermarket aisles (and this marked the end of taking our 22 month old grocery shopping with us!).
That’s enough of the history lesson and onto the good stuff – how to rock your taste buds with a chocolate alternative this Easter.
Here is the recipe for what we call “Chocolate balls” at home but for this weekend we’ll call them “Chocolate eggs”. They aren’t really chocolate and you don’t even need to turn on the oven.
These delicious balls of goodness are
This recipe makes about 15 “eggs”. Feel free to play with the combination of nuts – cashews work really well too! These are soooo good for you and even our little toddler loves making them.
If you do over indulge and your skin starts to suffer from the sugar hit you can give it a detox with our ‘Pig In Mud’ Mineral Mask. At the moment it still comes with bonus complimentary gifts of the mask brush and mixing bowl (valued at $23.10) but only until midnight Monday 1 April 2013.
Don’t miss out and feel like a fool … click here to find out more about the special offer.
Until next time take care,
Aaron and Phoebe
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