Love Lent

Find New Favourite Alternatives

Have you given up something for Lent and already counting down the days until it ends on 29th March? Well don’t panic, because St Andrews Square is here to help make Lent run as smooth and stress-free as possible!

We’ve researched some of the most popular things to give up for Lent, and results found that chocolate, sweets, meat, fizzy drinks and alcohol were among the most common luxuries to give up. So, if like many others, you’re choosing to give up one of these items from the list, take a look below at some of our top alternatives to replace them, and you never know, you may love them so much that you continue to choose them event after Lent has finished! We’ll let you be the judge…

Chocolate alternative

Firstly, we’d like to give a massive shout out to all the chocoholics who have given up their holy grail for Lent! We know it seems like nothing can replace chocolate, but until you try you never know right? Whether you usually snack at work or have it as an evening treat, these Lime Coconut Boosts will make the perfect replacement! Packed with almonds, cashews, dates, lime and coconut, this is the perfect snack!

Sweets alternative

If you’re someone who has a sweet tooth for all the naughty treats, then these Strawberry and Banana Muffins are a great alternative to your pack of sweets! Whether it’s a lunchbox treat or after-dinner dessert, they’re sure to go down well with the whole family!

Meat alternative

Are you a full English fanatic? Replace your morning munch with these delicious and healthy Avocado Egg Boats, and start your day off as it should be, full of energy!

Fizzy drinks alternative

Cutting fizzy drinks out your diet may seem an impossible task, but really, it’s as easy as ABC with this Berry Good Smoothie!

Alcohol alternative

If you’re usually one to never miss an opportunity for a little tipple of your favourite alcohol, we feel you! But we’re here to help you switch your cocktail for a mocktail, the possibilities are endless! Our top suggestion is a scrumptious Black and Blue Fruit Fool. Packed full of vibrant fruits, your tastebuds never would have felt so refreshed!