Coconut milk isn’t just for cooking—it’s also great for your hair

July 14, 2019 at 06:10AM by CWC I’ve fallen in love with coconut over the years. First, it was eating the meat out of a freshly-cracked coconut—a snack that instantly transports you to a sunny tropical island whenever you take a bite. Then it was using coconut oil as the full-body moisturizer my skin never … Continue reading Coconut milk isn’t just for cooking—it’s also great for your hair

This dairy-free strawberry milkshake get its creaminess from a secret ingredient

June 06, 2019 at 04:00PM by CWC Enjoying a hot summer day with an ice cream cone dripping down your hand is truly magical. But you can skip the mess with a milkshake. There’s nothing more refreshing than sipping an ice-cold shake through a straw. While a dairy-free milkshake is often made with a banana … Continue reading This dairy-free strawberry milkshake get its creaminess from a secret ingredient

Coconut milk pudding is the grown-up version of your favorite lunch box treat

June 06, 2019 at 03:00AM by CWC As a kid, if you got a pudding cup in your lunch box, it was definitely a good day. Whether you favored tapioca or chocolate, the dessert was up there with DunkARoos and Fruit Gushers as the end-all, be-all of sweet treats. But pudding hasn’t always been considered … Continue reading Coconut milk pudding is the grown-up version of your favorite lunch box treat

This “debloat powder” actually makes the best golden milk latte

May 29, 2019 at 05:00AM by CWC After eating copious amounts of junk food throughout the long holiday weekend, it’s safe to say my gut isn’t very happy with me right now. My daily smoothies were quickly swept away by a whirlwind of chips and dip, potato salad, and Beyond Burgers (not to mention heaping … Continue reading This “debloat powder” actually makes the best golden milk latte

The kitchen trick that ensures you’ll always have the materials for buttermilk pancakes

May 23, 2019 at 04:00AM by CWC There are some ingredients that show up in a recipe that used to get it banned from my list—like buttermilk. Often, you’ll need just a quarter or half cup of buttermilk, but the stuff in the store is sold in bigger cartons, meaning I’d inevitably have to throw … Continue reading The kitchen trick that ensures you’ll always have the materials for buttermilk pancakes

This low-sugar milkshake recipe packs two cups of vegetables, but you’d never know

May 14, 2019 at 08:19AM by CWC When you think of milkshakes, you probably picture a creamy dessert with a cherry on top. You just know it’s loaded with sugar—both natural and added—to the brim. But you don’t actually need all that sweet stuff to make a delicious and healthy milkshake. You can create an … Continue reading This low-sugar milkshake recipe packs two cups of vegetables, but you’d never know

Banana milk goes mainstream with a perfectly sweet new flavor from Almond Breeze

April 25, 2019 at 04:00PM by CWC Banana milk first gained popularity last year. At the time, it was only being offered by two smaller brands, giving people a milk alternative made with fruit unlike the typical dairy-free varieties often seen on store shelves. Now that one of the most well-known companies in the alt-milk … Continue reading Banana milk goes mainstream with a perfectly sweet new flavor from Almond Breeze

Trader Joe’s new non-dairy golden milk is packed with turmeric and ginger

April 09, 2019 at 12:50PM by CWC If golden milk isn’t already a part of your life, you should make room for it. The drink is the definition of a wellness beverage with anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties from turmeric that help with digestion, skin health, muscle soreness, and more. But if you don’t want to … Continue reading Trader Joe’s new non-dairy golden milk is packed with turmeric and ginger

PSA: You’ll soon be able to bottle your own almond milk at Whole Foods

March 18, 2019 at 01:01PM by CWC It’s been a couple years now since almond milk reached mainstream status (you know something is no longer a “trend” when Starbucks adds it to the menu), and even though other alt-milks have entered the market, the love for the nut milk is still going strong. There are … Continue reading PSA: You’ll soon be able to bottle your own almond milk at Whole Foods

Attention: Ready-to-drink oat milk lattes are coming to a grocery store near you

March 14, 2019 at 12:54PM by CWC It’s hard to believe that just a year ago, finding a cafe that served oat milk was a rarity. Now, it’s totally commonplace. Baristas love oat milk because it froths better than almond or soy, which is crucial for creating that perfect foamy texture. And consumers like it … Continue reading Attention: Ready-to-drink oat milk lattes are coming to a grocery store near you

Hold the golden milk latte: Is turmeric actually worth the hype?

February 26, 2019 at 06:10AM by CWC You might have noticed the spotlight on inflammation in the past few years, and for good reason. Anxiety and stress are at an all-time high in America, and that can manifest in your body as inflammation (which some experts believe is the root of most diseases.) Enter: anti-inflammatory foods, … Continue reading Hold the golden milk latte: Is turmeric actually worth the hype?

Milk Bar’s cake truffles and 3 more healthy copycat recipes

February 14, 2019 at 08:58AM by CWC If you’re a foodie with a mile-long bucket list of dishes to try from the world’s best restaurants, you’re not alone. And healthier versions everyone can enjoy, no matter where you are, are most welcome. Skyler Bouchard, a Food Network host and creator of the popular Instagram account @diningwithskyler, … Continue reading Milk Bar’s cake truffles and 3 more healthy copycat recipes

News flash: Soy milk isn’t the devil, according to these experts

January 29, 2019 at 07:28AM by CWC In 2019, drinking soy milk is about as cool as Cady Heron at the beginning of Mean Girls. (Translation: Not very.) Newcomers oat milk, almond milk, and even sesame milk have taken precedence on store shelves and in alt-milk drinkers’ hearts. So why has the OG dairy-free milk missed … Continue reading News flash: Soy milk isn’t the devil, according to these experts

Heads up: There might be canola oil in your oat milk

January 25, 2019 at 08:59AM by CWC Plant-based milks have never been more popular (or plentiful) in 2019—what a time to be alive!—but out of all the options, oat milk is currently queen bee. And while oat milk fans probably already know to avoid carrageenan and check the sugar content before adding it to their coffee, there’s … Continue reading Heads up: There might be canola oil in your oat milk