Tag Archives: wellness

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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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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Cherry Pie \\ Sweet Laurel

Cherry Pie My dad’s favorite pie in the world is Cherry Pie, and with a birthday like June 30, you better believe I’ve made him this pie every birthday for as long as I can remember! As we head into the peak of cherry season, let this treat be part of your summer celebrations. If […]

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