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About Candice Douglas

Candice, creative gal, mom to a toddler, and owner of The Social Post, plays with her food for a living. She started this leg of her life’s adventures working as Marketing Contessa at Pesto Princess, and today (nine years later) continues to work exclusively with brands who have values which augment her own, helping them delight their customers with creative marketing content. In short, she gets to work with some great products to support lovely brands in order to make a positive difference to their audience. She is a photographer, writer, food stylist, recipe developer, and copy editor. She’s curious to ‘meet’ you and hopes she gets to share a little kitchen adventure with you online.

Pistachio Date Balls with Superfoods

By |2020-09-30T10:44:06+02:00September 30th, 2020|Recipes|

Pistachio Date Balls Loaded with Superfoods No more date balls, I said; they’re messy to make! So why then, these Pistachio Date Balls with superfoods? Ha. A mom can change her mind, can’t she? Especially when she’s worked out how to keep her hands (mostly) clean… Previously I’ve rolled a batch of date balls and [...]

Carrot, Apple & Cranberry Vegan & Gluten-Free Muffins

By |2020-08-25T14:22:42+02:00August 25th, 2020|Recipes|

Carrot, Apple & Cranberry Vegan & Gluten-Free Muffins Vegan and gluten-free muffins are tricky if – like many of us – you grew up in a just-add-milk-and-eggs-to-flour kind of world. Choosing a different food path for yourself is not an easy walk. Especially when, along the way, you encounter unpronounceable ingredients, expensive kitchen flops, and [...]

Vegan Bunny Chow in Sourdough – sugar-free, dairy-free, vegan

By |2020-07-30T14:29:23+02:00July 29th, 2020|Recipes|

Vegan Bunny Chow in Sourdough sugar-free | dairy-free | vegan A vegan bunny chow in sourdough? I say, can one be more hippie? Or is it hipster? I forget. I’m not one for labels, but I am one for delightful food which can be translated to cater for different tastes and food preferences, especially if [...]

CHOCOLATE COATED ICE CREAM BARS – sugar-free, dairy-free, vegan

By |2020-06-17T11:18:14+02:00June 15th, 2020|Recipes|

FATHER’S DAY CHOCOLATE COATED ICE CREAM BARS - sugar-free, dairy-free, vegan Aah, I love an excuse to make splendid desserts and blame it on a day of the year. May gave us Mother’s Day and a reason to splurge on a chocolate tart *dreamy sigh* and June gives us Father’s Day and a reason to [...]

NO BAKE CHOCOLATE TART – sugar-free, gluten-free, vegan

By |2020-05-19T16:07:54+02:00May 7th, 2020|Recipes|

NO BAKE CHOCOLATE TART - sugar-free, gluten-free, vegan Cravings for chocolate don’t subside with me. They are always there. Is it psychological, or a nutrient-need? Probably both. But while the craving grips me and awesome local brands are keeping raw cacao on the shelves, I will keep making chocolate everything. This time I made a [...]

Sugar-Free Chocolate Brownies with Sweet Potato | Healthy Treats

By |2020-04-14T12:01:41+02:00April 14th, 2020|Recipes|

Sugar-Free Chocolate Brownies with Sweet Potato & Butternut I don’t know about you, but I quite like having dessert for breakfast. Dessert that makes my body and mind feel good because of the lovely nutrients hidden inside. I recently adapted my Sugar-Free Chocolate Brownies recipe to include butternut as well as sweet potato. That’s right; [...]

Mood Enhancing Fudgy Chocolate Eggs with Organic Reishi

By |2020-04-09T15:39:21+02:00April 9th, 2020|Recipes|

Mood Enhancing Fudgy Chocolate Eggs with Organic Reishi It can’t all be about boosting our immune systems, right? How about we bust out the chocolaty smiles with mood enhancing fudgy chocolate eggs with organic reishi? They’re made with ingredients which naturally lift the spirits and energy levels… and which in turn, boosts the immune [...]

Reishi Gets Red Carpet Treatment for Immune Boosting Health Benefits

By |2020-04-02T16:03:16+02:00April 2nd, 2020|Immunity, Recipes|

Reishi Gets Red Carpet Treatment for Immune Boosting Health Benefits Our immune systems are basking in all the attention. Suddenly they get to hang out on the red carpet with the friends who make them feel great. Like reishi with its beta-glucans. I keep imagining the insides of our bodies as a bustling metropole, with [...]

Sugar-Free Pink & White Coconut Ice

By |2020-03-12T10:20:45+02:00March 11th, 2020|Recipes|

Sugar-Free Pink & White Coconut Ice Old cravings die hard. While we strive for the elusive thing called ‘health’, our awareness grows, our food choices change, and we let things we previously enjoyed go, sometimes with sticky-outie bottom lips. My making a batch of Sugar-Free Pink & White Coconut Ice was in response to my [...]

Sugar-Free Jelly Treats (for the Kids, and Grown-Ups, Too)

By |2020-03-12T10:21:32+02:00March 11th, 2020|Recipes|

Sugar-Free Jelly Treats (for the Kids, and Grown-Ups, Too) I played with agar agar! Sure, I understood in theory that it was an ingredient with health benefits with which to make jelly, but until I had made these sugar-free jelly treats (for the kids, and grown-ups, too), I found it a bit of a tangle [...]

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