Grilled Vegetable Salad with Soy Sauce and Lime

Grilled vegetables are of course the ideal side dish for a delicious summer barbecue, and you can feel free to use whatever vegetables you like! If you choose some of the harder ones (like the carrot in this salad, for example) cook them shortly before you put them on…

Try These 3 Sizzling BBQ Side Dishes

Yeah, even though I’m a vegetarian, my family loves to “just barbecue” every once in a while. It’s not a problem, as long as there are enough side dishes for “the balance.” That’s why extensive salads and grilled vegetables are a must for me. But every now and again…

Create Your Own Skin Care Ritual

We’ve all committed the ultimate beauty sin at one time or another: sleeping in full make-up because we’re too exhausted to bother removing it. Waking up the next morning with racoon eyes and our pillows streaked with foundation, the worst damage is not even visible to the naked eye….

Mung bean salad with roasted peppers and cherry tomatoes

This delicious and visually appealing salad features mung beans—a type of small, green legume which is a great source of protein, fibre and antioxidants. It is also prominent in Ayurveda, an ancient and traditional form of medicine originating in India. Recipe for 3 people Preparation time: 20 minutes Ingredients…

Japanese salad with kale and wakame

This tasty salad contains wakame, a brown seaweed or kelp that is common in Japanese, Korean and Chinese cuisines. It promotes good health in a variety of ways, including being a great source of calcium and iron. It’s also rich in vitamins A, C, E and K which are…

White Lotus and White Tea Create Good Karma

The triumphant return of The Ritual of Karma is a scent celebration for fans everywhere. Previously a summer limited edition, the collection is now a permanent luxury, complete with the famous fragrance that can now be enjoyed all year long. Rituals customers were wondering both in stores and online…

Sunrise smoothie with banana, mango and orange blossom

This smoothie contains orange blossom water, which is originally from Morocco and is often used throughout the Middle East as a natural treatment for an upset stomach. It also includes ginger, which is well-known for its positive effects on digestion. Recipe for 2 people Preparation time: 5 minutes Ingredients…

The Summer Checklist: How to Prepare Yourself for a Radiant Glow

Summer’s nearly here, which means your thoughts are turning to how you can get the sun-kissed, healthy look. But before you grab your towel and go outside, there are things you should be doing to prepare. Being out in the sun—and getting the most out of it–means more TLC…

Eastern risotto

Enjoy this Asian take on an Italian classic, made with soy sauce and coconut milk. It also contains boletes, which are a universally popular wild mushroom that adds a distinct earthy flavour to any dish. Recipe for 4 people Preparation time: 30 minutes Ingredients 5 tbs olive oil, divided…

We’ve Got You Covered: Read Everything About Sun Care

We all love summer and the way the sun feels on our skin, but we shouldn’t mistake that warm, fuzzy feeling for something harmless. The sad truth is, it’s possible to develop skin cancer from being sunburnt just once. If you manage to burn your skin once every two…