What can we say – we love food here at Food For Net. We do try to eat healthy though, because working at a desk all day is not helping our waist lines or cardiovascular health. So instead of pigging out every day, sometimes we just browse the internet for delicious pictures to drool over.
Cakes are great, but for one person, they’re just too much. They take so much time to make and you often end up with far more cake than you want or need. Mug cakes are a fantastic solution to this problem. These are small homemade cakes that you make yourself in a mug in the microwave. They can be delicious treats, but they’re also deceptively simple, often taking just a few minutes to make.
Who among us doesn’t love chocolate? As feel-good food goes, chocolate is certainly one of the most popular options. Plus, it tends to be something that we tend to crave far more often than we probably should. There’s actually a reason for this. Chocolate contains a bunch of compounds that help us to feel good and less stressed.
That’s probably why we tend to chocolate when we are particularly stressed or upset. Research is also starting to indicate that chocolate might be good for you, largely because of the natural compounds from plants that it contains. Those benefits do mostly apply to dark chocolate but it is still good news for anyone that likes a bit of chocolate now and again.
Cupcakes are the petite version of cakes, and as they have enjoyed a resurgence beyond the world of a children’s birthday party, where rainbow sprinkles abound, there are many specifically adult-friendly varieties to try. Adding espresso, brewed coffee, or ground coffee to baked goods and their accoutrements is a great way to get a kick of caffeine while indulging in your sweet tooth.
Who doesn’t love cake? Seriously. If that’s you. Get outta here. We’ve all had our share of great cakes, but if you want to spice things up a little, cake of the month clubs are a fun idea. The name really says it all. This type of club provides you with a cake each month. […]