Right now, life’s a beach.
Last week? Oh, last week seemed to be filled with sniffles and chills and more boxes of tissues than we’d like to count. That “thing going around” got to us, and while some good R&R never hurts, if we don’t see that little red Netflix logo for a long while, it would still be too soon.
The remedy is that we’ve shipped off to paradise this week. Aida’s saying “aloha” to Hawaii, which means we’re saying “well hello there” to some vicarious vacation time on Pinterest. Imagine the salt in the air, sand in your hair, coconut in hand, and the clearest blue water ever seen. Imagine tropical iced tea with a garnish of pineapple picked up 5 minutes from where it was picked itself.
Get your own island fever with our five favorite pins this week.
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We know what you’re thinking -“coconut?” you say. “I know what coconut is. But do you know it in all it’s forms? We think it’s time to get to know coconut!
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In ongoing celebration of the World Cup in Brazil, I’m mixing up another cachaca recipe with this Mint Coconut Batida Cocktail.
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One of my favorite new noodle dishes, this Avocado Green Curry Noodles with Toasted Coconut and Cashews Recipe is pretty addictive!
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Made with coconut and honey, these Coconut Honey Lace Cookies are a delicious twist on the classic recipe.
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A classic coffee cake recipe gets jazzed up with the addition of coconut, pistachios, and chai spices.
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Made with kale, mango, and coconut, this Green Goddess Smoothie recipe is a staple in my house.
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A recipe for healthy Date Coconut Cacao Nib Truffles that I take with me when I’m traveling so I can eat on the go.
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Hawaii has become a home away from home as I’ve spent a good amount of time out here for the past few years. During that time, I’ve learned about all the unique foods and flavors of the state, which have, in turn, influenced my cooking. This year will be my third Christmas on the islands and, with each year, my holiday menu is reflecting more Hawaiian flavors, like this Chocolate-Coconut Cream Pie.
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