No Bake Blueberry Coconut Bars

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These bars are made up of three complementary layers: there’s a crumbly, no-bake ‘shortbread’ crust, followed by a rich coconut creme layer, which is then topped with a juicy, no-cook blueberry chia jam. The combination is truly heavenly, especially since this is a lighter dessert that won’t weigh you down. These bars are a definite, […]

Minty Aloe and Cucumber Lemonade

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If you’ve never taken apart a fresh aloe leaf before, its insides are made up of a clear, jellyfish-like material, which is where most of the healing magic is contained. The problem is that on its own, the flesh is quite bitter and soapy. Citrus really helps neutralize that unpleasant taste, making aloe vera a […]

Strawberry Cardamom Milk

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Refreshing, delicious and totally worth the little bit of effort. If you were a lover of strawberry flavored milks growing up then you must try this all-grown-up version made with fresh nut milk, real strawberries, and a dash of citrusy, slightly spicy cardamom, which adds a unique depth of flavor. No artificial dyes or high […]

Spirulina Latte

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Half the fun of eating spirulina is its color, the other half is knowing its many incredible health benefits. However, the taste can be a little off putting on its own. This spirulina latte is fun to make, and it’s warm, cozy, slightly sweet, and not at all swampy in taste. Drinking a beverage of […]

Hibiscus Ginger Latte

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Hibiscus is a powerful tropical flower with a long list of health benefits (anti-inflammatory, digestive aid, metabolism-boosting, helps with cholesterol level and blood pressure maintenance). It also happens to produce the most brilliant, ruby red-colored tea with a prominent tart flavor. In this warming recipe the creaminess of the almond milk helps offset the harshness […]

Raw Sun Dried Tomato, Basil, and Olive Tart

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When recipes like this one exist, it’s hard not to be dazzled by the possibilities of raw food cuisine. This sun dried tomato, basil, and olive tart offers an absolute explosion of savory flavors. If you are looking for a good raw vegan alternative to quiche, this will definitely satisfy the craving. Wonderfully creamy, with […]

Turmeric, Carrot and Ginger Remedy

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Take wellness into your own hands with this carrot juice-based juice elixir doctored up with plenty of ginger, turmeric, lemon and honey. A potent, refreshing, and spicy remedy great for preventing colds and flus, and for helping to clear the sinuses. Cheers!

Avocado Kiwi and Ginger Green Breakfast Smoothie

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Looking for a thick and filling smoothie recipe that doesn’t call for banana? Look no further. This smoothie leaves the banana out, and instead swaps in avocado for creaminess, kiwi or peaches for body, a sunny kick from ginger and heaps and heaps of greens. The result is a glass of brilliant green, satisfying and […]

Goji Tea with Baobab

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This mix of nutritionally dense goji berries, alkalizing lemon, anti-inflammatory turmeric and raw honey is sure to give your immunity a good boost. The flavor of the tea is bright, much like its color, and will have a warming effect.

Rosemary Green Tea Milkshake

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If your experience of rosemary has been limited to savory dishes, you are in for a real treat. This vibrantly flavorful herb can be used to enhance the flavors of sweet recipes too. Give it a try with this creamy vegan milkshake featuring coconut milk, dates, freshly brewed green tea, ice, vanilla bean, and of […]