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Old-Fashioned Lilac Syrup

Old-fashioned lilac syrup made with fresh lilac flowers! This lilac flower syrup tastes sweet and like lilac flowers smell!

Old-Fashioned Lilac Syrup

Did you know that lilac flowers are edible? I didn’t until two years ago but now I’m addicted! I couldn’t find many lilac flower recipes. So I adapted my sweet woodruff syrup recipe and came up with this lilac flower syrup! All you need for this simple old-fashioned lilac syrup is fresh lilac flowers, sugar and water! Continue reading Old-Fashioned Lilac Syrup

Homemade Lilac Ice Cream With Fresh Lilac Flowers

Homemade lilac ice cream with fresh lilac flowers – a sweet, delicious and unusual ice cream for hot summer days! The lilac ice cream is egg-free, dairy-free & vegan!

Homemade Lilac Ice Cream With Fresh Lilac Flowers

Lilac flowers are one of my favorite spring flowers! I was so happy when I found out that lilac flowers are edible! I thought lilac ice cream would be delicious but I couldn’t find a recipe for lilac blossom ice cream. So I adapted one of my vegan ice cream recipes – jasmine ice cream – and came up with this lilac ice cream with fresh lilac flowers! Continue reading Homemade Lilac Ice Cream With Fresh Lilac Flowers

Candied Cherries Recipe – Quick, Easy & Delicious

These homemade candied cherries are quick and easy to make – and they taste much better than the store-bought kind! The candied cherries are made with fresh cherries, not canned cherries or maraschino cherries.

Homemade Candied Cherries

I love candied cherries – but the store-bought ones have such an unnatural color and doesn’t taste like cherry at all! After making candied lemon and orange peel and candied orange slices I thought I’d give homemade candied cherries a try.

And they turned out delicious and I never would’ve thought that candied cherries can be made so quickly and easily at home! All you need for these homemade cherries is pitted cherries, sugar and water. Some candied cherry recipes say to let the cherries soak for up to 14 days in simple syrup but this recipe is quicker: the candied cherries can be done in 1 hour! Continue reading Candied Cherries Recipe – Quick, Easy & Delicious

Banana Pudding From Scratch – Egg-Free, Dairy-Free, Vegan

Rich, creamy, decadent – this homemade banana pudding from scratch will leave you craving for more!

Banana Pudding From Scratch - Egg-Free, Dairy-Free, Vegan

This banana pudding from scratch is made with real bananas. No artificial banana flavoring or banana liqueur needed! The banana pudding is egg-free and you can make it vegan if you use soy milk. I can’t eat dairy so I used soy milk but you can use real milk if you want – I bet it tastes just as good! Continue reading Banana Pudding From Scratch – Egg-Free, Dairy-Free, Vegan

2 Ingredient Banana Dog Treats – With 3 Variations

These 2 ingredient banana dog treats are quick to make with just two ingredients – banana & rolled oats or banana & semolina – they are sure to please your dog. The banana dog treats are so good you might just eat them yourself!

2 Ingredient Banana Dog Treats - With 3 Variations

I baked the banana dog treats yesterday for my black GSD puppy and she loves them! Follow me on instagram for pictures and videos of my puppy!

And if your dog is allergic to certain ingredients: These 2 ingredient banana dog treats are dairy-free, egg-free, fat-free & vegan and the banana oatmeal cookies are also gluten-free! Continue reading 2 Ingredient Banana Dog Treats – With 3 Variations

50+ Free Beach Themed Crafts & Recipes: Let’s Go To The Beach!

50+ Free Beach Themed Crafts & Recipes - Let's Go To The Beach!

What better place to enjoy summer than at the beach, lake or river! Below you’ll find more than 50 easy beach themed DIY craft tutorials and ocean blue recipes colored with homemade, natural food dyes. Continue reading 50+ Free Beach Themed Crafts & Recipes: Let’s Go To The Beach!

Naturally Green Beer – Colored With Wheatgrass Juice

Naturally Green Beer - Colored With Wheatgrass Juice

Isn’t the bright green color of this beer amazing? And it’s all naturally colored with wheatgrass juice! The naturally green beer is a perfect drink for St. Patrick’s Day!

I’m not much of a beer or radler drinker but this naturally green wheatgrass beer is delicious on a hot summer day! Wheatgrass juice is slightly bitter and slightly sweet and goes well with beer and especially the sweeter radler. Continue reading Naturally Green Beer – Colored With Wheatgrass Juice

Old-Fashioned Lemonade Recipe

Old-Fashioned Lemonade Recipe

‘All fruit juices make refreshing drinks and punches.’ (Mrs. De Graf’s Cook Book, 1922)

This old-fashioned lemonade is so delicious and easier to make than you’d think! It’s an old recipe: I found the homemade lemonade recipe in “Mrs. De Graf’s Cook Book”, which was published in 1922. All you need for this old-fashioned lemonade is lemons, sugar and water. You basically make a syrup which you later dilute with water. Continue reading Old-Fashioned Lemonade Recipe

Natural Green Food Coloring – Fresh Spinach Leaves

Homemade Natural Green Food Coloring Spinach

Natural green food coloring is easy to make at home: All you need is fresh spinach leaves! I use natural green food coloring to color mint chocolate chip ice cream, custard, sugar hearts and sugar sprinkles green. And don’t worry natural green food coloring doesn’t taste spinachy, it just tastes fresh! Continue reading Natural Green Food Coloring – Fresh Spinach Leaves

Naturally Green Wheatgrass Pudding – Vegan

Naturally Green Wheatgrass Pudding

This naturally green pudding is colored with homegrown wheatgrass! The pudding tastes a bit like matcha pudding but it’s much cheaper – matcha powder is so expensive! Wheatgrass has many health benefits: it’s an excellent source of chlorophyll, vitamin A, C and E. Wheatgrass is a natural antioxidant and detoxifier, it cleanses the liver and blood. Continue reading Naturally Green Wheatgrass Pudding – Vegan