Valentine’s Day Chocolate Round-Up
Perhaps no treat is more popular at Valentine’s Day than chocolate. And for good reason! Chocolate releases a chemical in the brain called phenylethylamine. This chemical is called the “love drug” because it stimulates that same twittery pulse you feel in a romantic relationship. But because we all need to avoid sugar, here’s your Chocolate Round-up for healthier treat options this Valentine’s Day.
They might sound difficult to make, but these homemade peppermint patties from Dr. Axe are quite simple to whip up at home.
There’s no better way to capture the joy of frosty chocolate creamies than with this winner from Mommypotamus.
Here’s a recipe from Healing Family Eats to prove you CAN have a treat without resorting to added sweeteners.
Have a pan of mind-blowing flourless brownies from Paleo Grubs in just 30 minutes.
Decadent and rich, the secret ingredient in these creamy delights from Dr. Jockers is avocado.
This is one of my very own recipes. Cocoa powder and carob powder are interchangeable in these simple fudge balls.