Orange Blossom Water + Green Tea Cheap-o-chino

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While some people avoid the “perfumy” flavors of rosewater, orange blossom water and lavender I just love them. In fact, I use them as much as I can. At one of my favorite restaurants, La Shish in Cary, I get this amazing drink called Lebanese ice tea. It’s a mix of lemon juice, sugar, and black tea with a little something special. […]

Slow Cooker Orange Fig Pecan Oatmeal

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I love orange flower water and once I got my hands on a bottle I was hooked. It has a very delicate, sweet, floral fragrance and a delicious taste when used sparingly. If you use too much you’ll feel like you’re eating perfume. If you can get to a Middle Eastern Store it’s surprisingly cheap, so get […]

Slow Cooker Iced Thai Tea Concentrate

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I love how inexpensive this recipe is compared to just one glass of tea at a Thai restaurant!

Slow Cooker Orange-Flower, Date and Spice Oatmeal

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You may be tired of hearing it – but I love spring! The flowers, picking greens and lettuce out of my tiny garden, even the fact that I enjoy being outside again are all great reasons. It’s also my birthday month, so I guess coming into the world with all these lovely smells didn’t hurt […]

Slow Cooker Vanilla Fig Oatmeal Topped with Baklava Filling

Vanilla Fig Oatmeal with Baklava Topping from Vegan Slow Cooking for Two

This is a great tasting healthy breakfast of vanilla fig oatmeal topped with a gooey topping of agave and chopped nuts.