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Cooling Pineapple, Coconut, Cucumber and Mint Popsicles

Summer is for popsicles. It’s simply the only way to stay alive. Is that dramatic? Yes. But it’s also true! Especially in Los Angeles, where it seems to get and stay hotter each year. While store bought popsicles are fine, I love making my own. It’s so nice to have complete control over what’s going …

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Summer Watermelon and Feta Salad

It’s officially a thousand degrees out for the rest of the summer. Once we hit this time of year, all I want to eat is salads. It’s not because they’re healthy (though that’s a nice perk). No, it’s because they’re refreshing and don’t require a heat source! This recipe is also sublimely easy to make. …

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Dirty Shirley Popsicle Cocktail

When I was a kid, I absolutely lived for a Shirley Temple (the drink, not the little girl). There was nothing more exciting than going to a restaurant and getting a Shirley Temple with a bright, syrupy cherry on top. So when I heard that the Dirty Shirley was the drink of summer 2022, I …

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Blueberry Matcha Muffins with Blueberry Cream Cheese Tops

I’ve long been a fan of blueberry and matcha together. I fell in love with this combo years ago via a blueberry matcha latte (that I still think about to this day). For some reason, however, I never combined them in a recipe until now. Matcha’s flavor notes are grassy, sweet, savory, and umami. They …

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