Category Archives: beverages

Oct 2

Crockpot Thick & Creamy Hot Chocolate

If you read my last blog post, you know all about the fun we had at Bella’s Pancakes & Pajamas party. Such a fun theme – everyone should definitely consider it for their next party! And, if you decide to … Continue reading

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Sep 5

Italian Pomegranate and Gin Cocktail

I’m sad that I didn’t write this blog post earlier in the summer. It’s a drink I’ve been enjoying for the past few months and you could have too, had I shared it sooner! But, there’s still time… I bought … Continue reading

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Jul 25

Watermelon Margaritas

Summer is the time for soaking in the sun, taking vacations, and parking your butt in the sand and water…with a fun cocktail. This has been one of my favorites so far. A great one to keep in mind if … Continue reading

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Feb 25

Shamrock Shake

Well, it’s that time of year again, folks, or so I hear…the Shamrock Shake is apparently back at McDonald’s.  St. Patrick’s Day is on its way! A few years ago, I had an ice cream craving and picked one up … Continue reading

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Dec 29

Peppermint Hot Cocoa

It’s been anything but a relaxing holiday week around here…lots of festivities and other big events (I’m an aunt again!), along with some illness.  ‘Tis the season, right?  No matter how crazy things are, a nice warm cup of hot … Continue reading

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Dec 27


Hope everyone is enjoying the holidays!  Eat, drink and be merry – there are no truer words.  And this should help that right along…

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Aug 23

Ginger Iced Tea

It’s definitely been a hot summer.  We drink a ton of water in our house, but iced tea is a big favorite, too.  And because I get bored easily, I like to change up the flavors as much as I … Continue reading

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Jul 5

Mango Lassi

Anyone who reads my blog on a regular basis knows how much I hate throwing food away.  I immediately begin to challenge myself by trying to figure out how I can save it before tossing it. So, when I was … Continue reading

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Jul 25


Morning cocktails rock. And when they involve delicious summer produce, you can almost kinda say they’re good for you. Peach Bellini6 peaches, pitted and chopped2 tablespoons sugar1 bottle prosecco wine, chilled Blend the peaches and sugar together.  Put through a … Continue reading

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Jul 12

A little help from Mother Nature

It’s hot. Really, really HOT. There comes a point in the summertime when I’ve maxed out my patience for heat and humidity, and I’m thinking I may have already reached it this year. Then I remember that I have an … Continue reading

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