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Lavender lemonade

Don’t let headaches or anxiety ruin your summer! Keep your troubles away naturally (and deliciously) with this tasty and soothing bev. 1 cup sugar (agave or honey will also work) 5 cups water 1/4 cup dried lavender (or 1 drop … Continue reading

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No-Bake Energy Bites

Hanger happens to the best of us sometimes, we get so hungry we snap at our loved ones and generally make really poor decisions before melting into a puddle of emotions and finally succumbing to eating 6 hamburgers and an entire … Continue reading

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Dandelion-pineapple iced tea

I recently wrote a post about loose leaf iced teas, but I decided to try this superfood recipe for iced tea – and I am being lazy and using tea bags. So if you are lazy but also like pretending … Continue reading

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Mystery Gardenia

Don the Beachcomber strikes again! The Mystery Gardenia is an amazing tropical cocktail to help you cool off (and loosen up) on those warm summer nights! This is a 2 part recipe, but it’s worth the extra effort. I promise. … Continue reading

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Delicious Iced Tea

Summer is right around the corner and nothing is more refreshing than a cool glass of iced tea on a summer afternoon! Why make your own iced tea? It tastes better: Loose leaf tea is higher quality than most tea bags, … Continue reading

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Mint Cubes

A simple trick to jazz up any drink instantly! My friend came over and brought me a pack of fresh Mint so we could make the delicious Missionary’s Downfall. After using approximately 12 leaves to make the drinks I was … Continue reading

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Missionary’s Downfall

Summer’s just around the corner (depending on where you live….) so I am recommending this amazing tropical treat: the Missionary’s Downfall This drink was originally invented in the late 30’s by Don the Beachcomber, and we can’t thank him enough … Continue reading

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Caramel Melts

A super simple snack to make when you need (need!) a pan of sweet treats. You will need: 1/2c butter 2c brown sugar dash of vanilla 2 eggs 1 and 1/2c flour You will also need: an hour, a bowl, … Continue reading

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Caffeination!

Maybe you have noticed all the hoopla over plastic microbeads lately. Recently, the media has clued into the fact that these microbeads are an environmental disaster and, as a result, are being banned. So long to (some of) the useless plastics in … Continue reading

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Cookie Butter

  My friend Rguabbib is bringing me back a special present from her trip to America…. Cookie Butter! I became obsessed with the idea of Cookie Butter (or Spread) ever since I saw this ultra amazing YouTube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BZsIY6PUPU After … Continue reading

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