Tag Archives: orange

Citrus Cayenne Juice \\ Sweet Laurel

It’s hard to imagine the classic breakfast vignette without a glass of fresh squeezed orange juice. This time of year especially, while citrus is at its peak, I like to load up on the nutrient-packed fruit. It’s not only delicious, but citrus is filled with vitamin C, antioxidants, flavanoids, and is just a powerhouse for […]

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Infused Water \\ Sweet Laurel

Infused water is a favorite of mine. It elevates any dinner party experience. I love playing with fun flavors when I entertain. Here are a few fun flavors to play with. Enjoy! Infused Water 3 Ways   Grapefruit Rose   3 -5 cups filtered water 1 organic grapefruit 1 organic rose Wash grapefruit and thinly […]

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Creamsicles \\ Sweet Laurel

Creamsicles remind me of summer days at my grandmother’s house. When I was a little girl, visits to my Nona’s (Grandmother in Greek) included creamsicles, and every summer, I get the craving at least once for the zesty, yet sweet, treat. One day I was determined to make a Paleo and Vegan variation, and hence […]

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Other Nut Mylks \\ Sweet Laurel

Almond mylk this, almond mylk that. Almond mylk seems to be getting all of the nut mylk love lately and I’m sick of it! Well, not really – I LOVE almond mylk – but it does seem like it’s Dianna Ross to the Supremes of nut mylks, soaking up quite a bit of that spotlight. […]

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Orange Chocolate \\ Sweet Laurel

Orange chocolate candy often overcomplicates a naturally sweet treat that you can make yourself with very little effort. Instead of making candies with synthetic flavorings you can simply dehydrate real oranges, which friends find refreshingly neat for parties and gifts. If you do not have a dehydrator an oven set to low temp works just as […]

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