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Basil Chocolate Chip Ice Cream (dairy-free)

Basil Chocolate Chip ice cream (dairy-free)

I’m sharing this recipe because there’s a chance that one day someone who’s adventurous (crazy?) like me, who loves to throw ingredients normally expected in savoury dishes into sweet desserts, just might love this little ice cream recipe as much as I do. Chocolate + fresh basil + coconut milk + sweetener = the best […]

Yellow Plum & Ginger Cheesecake Parfaits

Last year around this time, I mentioned the idea of using tart plums as a stand-in for the sourness of lemon in various dishes. I’m back at it this season with these dreamy Yellow Plum Cheesecake Parfaits. They consist of a ginger cookie base, ricotta-based cheesecake filling, a plum and Goji berry compote, and are […]

Iced Turmeric & Honey Chai Lattes (gluten-free, grain-free, paleo, vegan friendly)

Turmeric and Honey Chai Latte featured

Throughout the summer, I love nothing more than sipping on a cold drink, served over ice, with lots of spicy notes, a hint of honey and a splash of creamy, milky comfort. I also love it when those drinks are easy and relatively cheap to make at home, supremely healthy and packed with antioxidants and […]

5-Minute Lip Exfoliator for Kissable Lips (using just two ingredients!)

5-minute lip exfoliator with honey and sugar5-minute lip exfoliator

After a week in the California sun recently, my lips took a beating! I covered every inch of my skin (or so I thought) but somehow forgot to properly protect my lips. Ouch. Unfortunately, the sun can be unexpectedly harsh on our lips. The skin on our lips is SENSITIVE! Too much sun exposure can […]