Everything You Need to Know About Cocoa Butter

What exactly is cocoa butter? Cocoa butter might bring to mind decadent desserts like chocolate bars, fudge layer cake, and chocolate chip ice cream. Yet this tasty ingredient is also a staple in skin creams and other health and beauty products. Unlike the cocoa butter in your dessert, the one in your skin care regimen won’t make you gain weight. But can it improve your appearance? Cocoa butter is a type of fat that comes from cocoa beans. To harness cocoa [...]


4 ways to use frozen fruit

Freezing fruit is a genius way to save time and cut waste in your kitchen. These four ideas are a great place to start, but get creative – there’s loads you can do! CHEAT’S COMPOTE Create a beautiful compote in seconds by softening frozen berries in the microwave. Take what you need from the freezer and heat in a small microwavable dish (a ramekin works well). Make it your own with a spritz of citrus zest, a drop of vanilla extract [...]