Watermelon Basil Wine Slushie — The Kitchenologist© — ravenhawks’ magazine

A refreshing summer drink to enjoy any day of the week! Wine slushies will always “scream” summer for me. I’ve had them at a handful of wineries, but at times I feel the “fruit base” is actually a lot of artificial flavors and colors but not real fruit. This combination is a great, natural way […] […] Watermelon Basil Wine Slushie — The Kitchenologist© — ravenhawks’ … Continue reading Watermelon Basil Wine Slushie — The Kitchenologist© — ravenhawks’ magazine

Recipe: Thai Red Curry Paste

Thai curry pastes, whether red or green, is readily available from specialty grocery stores and supermarkets, but if you enjoy Thai cooking, you may want to make your own Thai Red Curry Paste from scratch. For Thai food fans, making your own curry paste is a rewarding experience and is simple to do. The below video shows you how to make the paste using 10 … Continue reading Recipe: Thai Red Curry Paste

Recipe: Spicy Seed Mix

Seeds including sunflower and pumpkin are nutrient-dense – containing high levels of essential fatty acids, the full profile of amino acids needed to form complete and digestible protein, as well as vitamins A, B, C and E and the minerals calcium, magnesium, potassium, zinc, iron, selenium and manganese. The good thing about seeds is they can be added to many foods – such as muffins, … Continue reading Recipe: Spicy Seed Mix

Creamy Pasta Recipes

Creamy pasta dishes work great with beef, pork, fish or vegetables, and are easy to make. Check out the below video for some recipe ideas that are easy to make and not time-consuming. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and green living. She also offers content services to businesses and individuals at Rosamedea.com Continue reading Creamy Pasta Recipes

Recipe: Lemon & Lime Ice Lollies

With the temperatures rising, a refreshing ice lolly or popsicle will help you cool down. If you have a popiscle tray and wooden sticks at home, making your own lollies at home is easy. The below video shows you how to make ice lollies using the juice of fresh lemons and limes, sugar, boiling water (to dissolve the sugar) and cold water. Rosa Medea is … Continue reading Recipe: Lemon & Lime Ice Lollies

Midsummer Night’s Tipple: Aperol Spritz

Midsummer, Summer Solstice or Litha is days away. If you are looking for a celebratory tipple to honour the longest day of the year, the Italian bitter apéritif, Aperol, with its orange hue seems a fitting choice. Fresh fruits such as oranges and lemons, summer fruits, honey, and any yellow or orange coloured foods are traditionally associated with Litha. Traditional drinks consumed on Litha are ale, … Continue reading Midsummer Night’s Tipple: Aperol Spritz