Lavender is an herb that has been prized for its scent since the time of the ancient Greeks. More recently, it has become a fashionable ingredient for baking, lending its pretty floral scent to everything from cakes to pizza dough. Today, we’re using lavender to transform butter cookies from a simple snack to a sexy […]
Author Archive for: Amy Reiley
About Amy Reiley
An award-winning author of five aphrodisiac cookbooks with an MA in Gastronomy, Amy Reiley has spent the past 18 years studying the history and science behind aphrodisiac foods. She speaks on aphrodisiacs globally and has brought her knowledge of aphrodisiac foods to national television shows including The Today Show and CBS Early Show. Amy is also a freelance food, wine and health writer and wine competition judge. Her work has appeared in publications ranging from Variety to The Daily Meal. She is a former wine editor for Gayot.com and wine & spirits editor of Las Vegas magazine. Most importantly, Amy is a mother to 2 human children and 1 standard poodle.
Entries by Amy Reiley
Nothing says “I love you” like a heart on a plate. Ok, there are many things that say, “I love you” in a far less corny fashion. (Yes, heart-shaped food is ridiculously corny but it is also very sweet.) And if your lover is into bacon, the endearing gesture of bacon hearts is a true […]
If you’re trying to spend this year enjoying life more, learning something new or simply expanding your horizons, then we have some news for you. You can now armchair travel your way to Champagne and become a Champagne expert – for free! (Champagne not included.)
We know there are factors that derail a woman’s sexuality. Things like pregnancy and menopause, illness and just trying to keep up your superhero schedule play huge factors in a woman’s sexual confidence. So I turned to one of the best experts I know on feeling sexy and asked her if there were any products […]
This classic French fruit tart recipe is the ultimate French pastry shop dish. A layer of eye-catching, glazed fresh fruits sits atop heavenly vanilla pastry cream, all nestled into a homemade, buttery crust. And with this recipe, we simplify the steps to making this incredibly elegant and impressive French dessert. Oh la la!
Please note that you should review the legality of marijuana where you live before purchasing a cannabis lubricant. When searching for new products to try, we’re always looking for items that have the potential to enhance our readers’ sex lives. Although some of the articles our nutrition director Delahna Flagg and I have written for […]
This pretty Cupid’s cocktail recipe is perfect for a romantic evening. I call this Champagne cocktail the Cupid’s Kiss, for its kiss of sweetness and beautiful blush pink color. Serve it for Valentine’s Day or just turn any ordinary evening into a romantic occasion. Why the Cupid’s Kiss is a great cocktail for a romantic […]
As an authority on aphrodisiac foods, I’m asked the same question by both professional chefs and home cooks: What do you put on the menu for a memorable Valentine’s Day romantic dinner? In this article, I’ve put together my best at home Valentine’s Day ideas for a truly romantic experience. Best of all, these tips […]
This strawberry chia pudding recipe makes a great breakfast or healthy dessert. It’s easy to put together and is a creamy, sweet and satisfying treat that can be made in advance. This is a wonderful choice of dessert any time strawberries are in season. With only 5 ingredients, it’s a simple recipe and one that […]