Model Chocolate recipe book by Abigail O’Neill

Is there anyone on this Earth who doesn't love chocolate? We don't think so! Model Chocolate Book OYL contributor & Top Model Abigail O'Neill is a raw chocolatier, and superfood connoisseur, who just published her first recipe book "MODEL CHOCOLATE" with over 80 delicious & nutritious recipes. You can buy it in Ebook or hardcover, and these books are our first product in our OYL Shop…

CACAO VANILLA HALVA

Here's a little idea for you to get more cacao into your day as well as more calcium: Cacao Vanilla Halva! About sesame Sesame halva has long been hailed a beauty food in many European wellness clinics & for good reason! Lots of good fats, vitamins & minerals & so delicious & easy to make. In my book I like to make it a little less traditional by topping it all up with the…

Savory Seasoning

These delicious cheesy savory seasoning mix sprinkles are great on just about anything. From soups to tomato on toasted wholegrain bread to salads! SOO YUM. I've just made a delicious organic spinach/goats cheese/potato/portabello mushroom bake for the family which I'm topping with my Savoury Sprinkles for extra delish & nutrients too!! :)   Print Savory Seasoning Sprinkles…

Easy Clean with soap nuts

Did you know you can wash your laundry with soap nuts? My introduction to soap nuts WOW. Now I really know nature has it all. I'd never heard of these clean as a whistle little munchkins until I attended a soapmaking class. The information shared was AMAZING. Afterwards, people lined up for ages to purchase soap setting boxes, natural ingredients to make soap with...AND the best thing ever!…

More Bread Please.. or not?

I  love to get fresh baked, organic bread.  Eating it with some fresh organic butter, yum! Many people say it is not so good for your body ( think bloating, gaining weight etc.), and some say it is especially a bad idea when you suffer from an autoimmune disease like Celiac disease or Hashimoto's disease. Scientists think people who have an autoimmune disorder like Hashimoto's disease like I…

Coriander Chelation Pesto

I've just finished making the most easy cilantro, or 'coriander' as we call it, PESTO! Best thing about this coriander chelation recipe is that it is not only simple to make but really YUMMY. Nourishing yourself with pesto It's also a 'natural medicine' concoction which helps to remove heavy metals from the body I was told :) BRILLIANT for anyone with high mercury levels in the blood, hormonal…

5 ways to hide vegetables in food

A lot of people don't like to eat vegetables or beans, even though they know they are good for you. Kids are really good at that. So here are 5 ways to hide vegetables in food, and no one will ever know because they taste so good! Why don't you try these 5 recipes? 1. Zucchini Banana Bread muffins Baking is a great way to add vegetables into your baked goods. These Zucchini banana muffins are…

Balsamic Goji Beets

DELICIOUS beetroot recipe with a subtle spice & vibrant colour for winter or summer :-) You have to try out this Balsamic Goji beets recipe!   Print Balsamic Goji Beets A delicious side dish for any meal! Author: Lonneke Engel Cuisine: vegan Recipe type: BALSAMIC GOJI BEETS Serves: 2 Prep time:  5 mins Cook time:  5 mins Total time:  10…

BREAKING FREE

There's plenty of inspirational reading to be found online, in magazines & self help books to do with becoming the 'best you' you can be. Don't you love that?! Great concept. Be your best you Imagine it just for a moment. Close your eyes & visualize yourself living your best life! Your best healthy, gorgeous self! READ MORE: Beautify with essential oils I was out enjoying lunch…

5 recipes for chocolate lovers

Who doesn't love chocolate? Lonneke Engel and her fellow contributors shared their love of chocolate with you in these 5 recipes for chocolate lovers.  First of all, did you know that Organice Your Life® contributor Abigail O'Neill even came out with a recipe book all about (raw) chocolate called "MODEL CHOCOLATE" ? Whether it is Valentine's Day or not, here are 5 recipes for chocolate…

Happy Thanksgiving with your Loved Ones

Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful and spend time with your loved ones. Here are 5 things for a happy Thanksgiving with your Loved Ones. 1. Organice Your Home for Thanksgiving Clean up and organize your space. Make sure you have some  nice lighting like a fire places, candles or holiday lights. Listen to beautiful music, like Maruja Retana's Thanksgiving playlist 2. Organice Your Agenda…

Abi’s Pumpkin Pie

Hi again! How's everyone? Most people who know me know I prefer raw desserts (especially RAW CHOCOLATE!) but every now & then I'll cook an old fashioned favourite with local organic ingredients. Tonight I'm treating the family to pumpkin pie for dessert & I quickly jotted down the recipe as I went so I could share it with you. :) I haven't made it for years! Pumpkins are so fresh and…