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Sparkling Cherry Mocktail with Rose Petals

Sparkling Cherry Mocktail with Rose Petals

This refreshing and fun cherry mocktail looks elaborate, but it is actually super easy to make. It features a cherry-thyme syrup, soda water, and optional rose petals as a garnish. It is a great non-alcoholic drink for any occasion, and it is vegan and gluten-free. […]

Udon Noodle Salad with Summer Veggies

Udon Noodle Salad with Summer Veggies

This healthy udon noodle salad only takes 30 minutes to make and is the perfect make-ahead meal. Roasted summer veggies get tossed in a flavorful miso dressing and then topped with green onions. Since there is no dairy in this salad, it would be perfect […]

Mezcal & Tonic Cocktail: The Easiest Summer Drink

Mezcal & Tonic Cocktail: The Easiest Summer Drink

As you can probably guess from the title, this refreshing mezcal and tonic cocktail only calls for two main ingredients: mezcal and tonic water. The mezcal gives this cocktail a subtle smoky flavor that is complemented by some citrus-flavored tonic water and a dash of […]

Cherry-Strawberry Puff Pastry Dessert

Cherry-Strawberry Puff Pastry Dessert

Macerated cherries and strawberries top a crispy puff pastry cup filled with sweet mascarpone cheese in this super easy puff pastry dessert. This simple but beautiful dish is sure to impress your friends and family at your next get together, barbecue, or summer party. What […]

Creamy Avocado Kefir Smoothie with Collagen

Creamy Avocado Kefir Smoothie with Collagen

This avocado kefir smoothie is soooooo creamy that it will fool you into thinking that you are having the best milkshake of your life. But guess what? It’s actually dairy-free! It’s also packed with nutrients and protein to keep you healthy and happy. How to […]

24 Best Grilling Ideas & Recipes

24 Best Grilling Ideas & Recipes

In my house, Memorial Day Weekend usually marks the beginning of the summer grilling season. Here are 24 of the best grilling ideas to keep you grilling all summer long. In this recipe roundup you will find recipes for grilled sides and mains, as well […]

Rhubarb & Rose Water Gin Spritz

Rhubarb & Rose Water Gin Spritz

Once the weather starts to warm up, all I want are delicious and refreshing cocktails that you can whip up in a few minutes. Like this rhubarb and rose water gin spritz. It’s tart, fizzy, and just a tiny bit floral. The best part is […]

Smoked Salmon Salad with Asparagus & Crème Fraîche (GF)

Smoked Salmon Salad with Asparagus & Crème Fraîche (GF)

This healthy and filling smoked salmon salad will quickly become your favorite quick lunch or weeknight dinner. Made with fresh lettuce and green onions, smoked salmon, creamy crème fraîche, and flavorful asparagus, this salad is easy enough for an every day meal but also elegant […]

Coconut Mezcal Margarita

Coconut Mezcal Margarita

You only need a handful of ingredients to prepare this delicious coconut margarita. Instead of tequila, I used mezcal, a smoky Mexican spirit that goes great with coconut milk. Make this refreshing drink for your Cinco de Mayo party, a summer barbecue, or a fancy […]

Strawberry Aperol Gin Fizz

Strawberry Aperol Gin Fizz

This light and refreshing variation on a gin fizz tastes like summer in a glass. A simple syrup made out of strawberries adds some sweetness which is balanced by the bitterness of the Aperol. This cocktail is perfect for sipping on a hot summer afternoon […]