Tag Archives: extra virgin coconut oil

Brownie Cake \\ Sweet Laurel

Brownie Cake My brother Paul invented this cake. He’s in law school, and whenever he comes over, I make him brownies because, gasp, he’s not a cake person. Can you imagine? Anyways, as I said, he invented this cake. He suggested I pair the brownies with our classic coconut whipped cream, and this delectable cake […]

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Fig Tart \\ Sweet Laurel

Fig Tart with Cashew Marscapone I love figs. If you follow me on Instagram, you know I spy fig trees from a mile away and patiently wait until late summer or fall when I can pick the delicious fruit. I think it’s the Greek girl in me. The cashew mascarpone is beyond delicious, and a […]

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Peach Cookies \\ Sweet Laurel

Peach Cookies How cute are these?? I am a cookie girl, and I had to figure out a peach cookie, so here’ s my best shot! They are deliciously vegan and paleo of course! Enjoy! Yields 12 cookies Ingredients for cookies: 2 cups almond flour ½  teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon Himalayan pink salt ¼ […]

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Peach Streusel Cake \\ Sweet Laurel

Peach Streusel Cake Here is the summer dessert you’ve been searching for! Sweet Laurel is all about simple, yet delicious food, and this is no exception. I love everything about this dessert, from the lightly sweetened, deliciously moist cake layers, the flavor-filled peaches, and the finish of the streusel. I think it is perfect with […]

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DIY Lavender Coconut Oil Rub \\ Sweet Laurel

Lavender Coconut Oil Rub This is my go to for a luxurious, pre-bedtime ritual. It started when Nico was born, and after every bath he’d get a coconut oil massage. He still gets a coconut oil rub down after every bath, and he loves it so much. I got to thinking that I need to […]

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