Grapefruit and Rosemary Mocktail

Ingredients Rosemary Simple Syrup: 1 cup water 1 cup granulated sugar 3 sprigs of rosemary Mocktail per 4 glasses: 2 cups fresh grapefruit juice ¼ cup of the rosemary simple syrup 4 cups sparkling water Method Rosemary Simple Syrup: In a small sauce pan on the stove, add 1 cup of water and 1 cup of granulated sugar over medium heat. Dissolve the sugar for about 5 minutes. Do not let the mixture boil or crystals will form. Once the sugar has dissolved, pour the simple syrup into a heat safe container. Add 3 sprigs of rosemary and let steep … Continue reading Grapefruit and Rosemary Mocktail

Peanut Date Energy Bites

4 ingredients and only takes 5 minutes to make – That’s catchy enough for me to make…Oh! and no baking required… I mean, how easyy?!?! These work perfectly for an evening or even a midnight snack. I try to avoid eating heavy snacks at night and when I came across this one, I had to give it a try. You should too Ingredients I cup dates 3 tbsp peanut butter 1\4 cup dark chocolate, roughly chopped or chips 2/3 cup rolled oats Method Pulse dates in a food processor of blender until they’re in small pieces Add oats, chocolate, peanut … Continue reading Peanut Date Energy Bites

Shakshuka and Feta Cheese!

Why go out when you can make delicious, restaurant quality brunch at home? I’ve been hearing and seeing all sorts of good things and gorgeous pictures about this meal all over the internet for a while. I had to give this recipe a shot and see what all the hype was about. I must say, I was impressed! Shakshuka is a middle Eastern dish made with tomatoes, onions ,eggs and lots of spices. What’s even better, it’s ready in an hour and you guys know how i feel about easy, delicious recipes! Try it to see for yourselves and if … Continue reading Shakshuka and Feta Cheese!

Keeping my skin hydrated through the winter

If you’re living in Canada or in a country that gets really  cold, then you know how dry the winter can make your skin! This time the winter in Toronto was very harsh, it went down to -30 degrees but thanks to these products, my skin was able to survive Cetaphil Daily Moisturizer SPF 15 I recently purchased this product from shoppers drug mart and I am in love with it! It leaves my face feeling soft and hydrated. One of my favorite things is that it doesn’t get absorbed very quickly, leaving my face feeling hydrated and dewy. One of … Continue reading Keeping my skin hydrated through the winter

Caffè Mocha

  What is a mocha? In simple terms, its a delicious mix of coffee and decadent hot chocolate and If you are a lover of these two drinks like me, then you will love this easy recipe!! We have been hibernating and sipping on our homemade easy mocha all winter long!   You will need: 1 1/2 cups of milk 2 tbsp cocoa powder\ 3 tbsp dark chocolate or semi sweet chocolate chips 1 cup freshly brewed coffee of your choice I like to add Marshmallows or whipped cream as a topping Method: In a medium sized pan, combine the … Continue reading Caffè Mocha