Citrus Basil Lip Balm

INGREDIENTS
2 tablespoons avocado or almond oil
1 tablespoon shea or mango butter
2 tablespoons beeswax
1 tablespoon Vitamin E oil
1 teaspoon citrus zest
4 drops orange or lemon essential oil
¼ cup fresh basil leaves
DIRECTIONS
Wrap basil with kitchen twine or in cheese cloth for easy removal. Heat up ingredients in small saucepan, and let simmer for 7 to 10 minutes, [...]

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Winter Herb & Citrus Yogurt Granita

Serves 6
INGREDIENTS
½ cup honey
2 cups plain Greek yogurt
1 cup fresh citrus juice (tangerine, lime, Meyer lemon, orange, or combinations are excellent)
¼ cup citrus zest
2 tablespoons fresh thyme leaves, chopped fine
1 tablespoon fresh rosemary leaves, chopped fine
DIRECTIONS
Whisk together all ingredients in a medium mixing bowl until well combined. Pour in a shallow metal pan and allow [...]

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