Author: The Pure Life

Mango Lassi Smoothie Bowl

Mango Lassi Smoothie Bowl

I couldn’t be more excited to share this recipe with you guys – it is such a nice morning treat and something totally different from my usual green smoothie or porridge for breakfast. The cardamom makes it extra special, and the turmeric really makes the […]

Homemade Coconut Milk

Homemade Coconut Milk

As I’ve mentioned (many times), I’m sort of obsessed with coconut. I love it so much, and I eat it daily. I love coconut milk, coconut shreds, coconut oil and butter. You can read more benefits of coconut in this post, if you are interested! […]

Strawberries & Cream Breakfast Parfaits

Strawberries & Cream Breakfast Parfaits

It has been a crazy week for me! I have been getting back into a fitness routine, going to the gym every evening with my roommate and I feel so much better. I have also fallen in love with spinning – any spinners out there? […]

Sugar-Free Banana Loaf

Sugar-Free Banana Loaf

I have always been a little nervous to tackle my own loaf of banana bread because my grandmother bakes the best banana bread, EVER. But I had a bunch of ripe bananas in my kitchen, and enough frozen bananas to make me enough smoothies to […]

Seductive Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

Seductive Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

You guys are going to fall head-over-heels for these. They are so incredibly chocolatey, gooey and caramely. I love snacking on these in the afternoons at work, when I’m craving a little chocolate. They are the perfect little energy pick-me-up! I also love making these with […]

4 Awesome Beauty Foods

4 Awesome Beauty Foods

Ditch the fancy store-bought creams, preservative-filled face masks and complicated beauty routines and glow from within with these 4 beauty foods. These special tricks will help keep your skin glowing, your hair strong and your smile bright! Please excuse that cheesy title – let’s get […]

Rustic Smashed Avocado & Chickpea Sandwich

Rustic Smashed Avocado & Chickpea Sandwich

You know, sometimes you just want a sandwich…. I think Berlin has put something in the water because I’VE NEVER FELT SO GOOD. Lately, I feel light, energetic, happy, positive, bubbly, confident and just plain old GOOD. Good mood = happy Sisley = cool recipes […]

Easiest Smoothie Bowl (Vegan)

Easiest Smoothie Bowl (Vegan)

This really is the easiest (and most delicious!) smoothie bowl. You may be wondering “what the heck is a smoothie bowl?” or “isn’t it just a smoothie? In a bowl?” The answer is, yes, we tricked you. BUT, there’s something so incredibly satisfying about eating […]

January Round-Up

January Round-Up

January has gone by way too quickly! Who agrees? It feels like yesterday that I was still bronzed from my trip to the Seychelles. In the span of one month, I’ve started a new job, got back on the green smoothie and quinoa train (boy […]

Vanilla Chia Seed Pudding

Vanilla Chia Seed Pudding

Hey, friends! How is everyone doing? First off, I apologize for the lack of posts lately. My internet was down for 3 whole weeks! The best thing about it? I didn’t really miss it that much. My roomie and I bonded over German soaps and CSI-knockoffs […]