Truth….I had a craving and it had to be lemon! Light, fluffy, tangy, absolutely scrummy…’nuff said.
Summertime and lemon…do ya know of any better combo? (Whispers quietly, actually lemon any day of the year always hits the spot for me 😉 ). And now we have lucious blueberries in season so we get homegrown stuff which makes it all even better and tastier…ahhhhhhh
Plus, found out I need to improve my hand at ‘swirling’ things into cake. Read on to see how mine came out and promise not to laugh 🙂
Ok, enough talk let’s bake.
Yesterday evening, we had a women’s gathering at my Yoga School. It was Devi Puja where we got to celebrate the divine mother, Durga. The Maha goddess, the Life energy within us that calls us to remain rooted in the heart and be true no matter what life brings our way. It was a powerful gathering and beautifully set up too….just magical! I would post the pics but I don’t have any with me. If I get a hold of it I’ll attached them here.
So for our gathering we were encouraged to bring prasad (blessed food) to share with everyone and I made these babies. Decadent-looking but the easiest thing you’ll ever make. Hidden within the cocoa and melted chocolate exterior is nothing but…..**drum roll**…….Energy bites! I know right!. Mikeala, I was so thinking of you when I made these.
It was a pleasant surprise for the women at the gathering.
Conversations sounded like this:
-‘ohh I shouldn’t have one. I can’t have truffles now, I’ve eaten too much’
-Just try it
-Ohh no I shouldn’t
-C’mon go for it, you’ll be surprised.
-Hmmmm, ok then
*one bite* yum yum yum
-Looks like it’s bad but ohh sooo good for you!
-yeeeee haaaaaa 😉
Ok shall we?
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