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Chia Chai Pudding

A recipe for the super snack

April 19, 2016 | 2 Comments
Chia Chai Pudding

I am addicted to the flavors and smell of chai! Nothing is more inviting then walking into a home and smelling chai spices over the stove. Drinking this tea (I use roobois instead of black tea) with some coconut milk and honey is bliss! We all know by now how good for you soaked chia ...

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Rose Cafe on Rose

A visit to the classic Venice cafe

March 30, 2016 | 2 Comments
Rose Cafe on Rose

When I was growing up in LA as a young teen my favorite place was the Rose Cafe on Rose Avenue in Venice. Those were the days when you had to duck your head when driving through some of the streets around Rose, due to the continuous gang warfare going on. We called Venice Ghost ...

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Totally Mad For Tomatillo

The Farmer's Market secret gems

March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Totally Mad For Tomatillo

The tomatillo a Mexican husk tomato feels like spring time with it’s vibrant green color and fresh, tangy taste. For a long time I was intimidated by them when catching their appearances at the Farmer’s Market. Last year though I finally was seduced after craving some salsa verde. I began roasting them in my oven ...

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Magical Matcha Cookies ~ Divine Alchemist Julia

A recipe for the delicious treats

March 1, 2016 | 3 Comments
Magical Matcha Cookies ~ Divine Alchemist Julia

When Julia Corbett paid us a visit, we were able to entice her to teach us how to make her incredibly delicious, healthy raw matcha cookies. Charlotte and I are big fans of her recipes since they don’t include too many ingredients and we can make them with out baking in our oven. Julia showed ...

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Kiss of Venus ~ Julia Corbett

The alchemist behind the delicious chocolate

February 26, 2016 | 1 Comment
Kiss of Venus ~ Julia Corbett

I first met beautiful flower girl, raw food chef, author and chocolatier Julia Corbett who is the creator of Dessert Medicine at the Spirit Weavers Gathering last May. Once I tasted her raw cookies I became an instant fan. Here at Casa Rosa we use many of the recipes from her incredible book Raw Cookies: Superfood Treats. ...

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Obsessed with Botija Olives

The benefits of the mini Mediterranean superfood

February 12, 2016 | 1 Comment
Obsessed with Botija Olives

Lately I have been having a serious love affair with Botija olives. They hail from Peru and my favorite brand is Sunfood – Black Botija Olives. Most olives bought from stores are cured in lye which is toxic, but these are naturally cured with sea salt and picked when fresh on the vine. They are so ...

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