Dairy and Guilt-Free Banana Cinnamon Ice Cream

Summertime is that time of year for taking strolls around town, window shopping, dining outdoors, reading on your deck, and treating yourself to a cool, refreshing treat. But what do you do if you don’t eat dairy, but really want … Continue reading Dairy and Guilt-Free Banana Cinnamon Ice Cream

Happiness is in the simple things like sitting outside on a sunny day and just “being”

Happiness is in the simple things Happiness is in the simple things and nothing brings me more happiness than sitting outside on a beautiful, sunny, breezy day. It can be anytime of day and it can be pretty much anywhere, … Continue reading Happiness is in the simple things like sitting outside on a sunny day and just “being”

Lovely Libations: Iced Coffee, 3 Ways

For all you coffeeaholics read on. This is a perfect time of year to be trying out some new iced coffee recipes. Lovely Libations: Iced Coffee, 3 Ways When the days get warmer, I like to swap my steaming morning cup of coffee for something a little more refreshing. Preparing my own cold brew is the perfect cool down and still gives me the pep in my step that I need to conquer the day. I usually add a splash of almond milk… https://laurenconrad.com/blog/2016/06/lovely-libations-iced-coffee-3-ways/ Continue reading Lovely Libations: Iced Coffee, 3 Ways

Grateful for the Simple Summer Pleasures

I love being outside, especially first thing in the morning. We recently moved and have acres of woods at the the back of our house. I look forward to having my morning coffee on the back deck. It is very serene. I sit and listen to the symphony of birds as they perform their morning song. This morning I was greeted by a beautiful moth on my deck floor. Unfortunately the moth was dead, but the colors were captivating. I tried to get a close up picture of the moth so you could appreciate how beautiful it is. Then I … Continue reading Grateful for the Simple Summer Pleasures