Category Archives: Drinks

Road Trip Iced Coffee

Coffee can be a very personal ‘thing”. I love coffee but only certain tastes of coffee. I come from the camp of taking coffee with my sugar and cream, but I have evolved, and I no longer use as much cream or sugar as I used to. I also started drinking coffee mainly for the flavored creamers, but am not […]

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Iced Coffee Bar

When planning my “Open House” party for my new blog site, an Iced Coffee Bar seemed to be the perfect idea since I love Coffee and Iced Coffee. To keep it simple, I used a “half n’ half” coffee – half regular and half decaf. The majority of coffee drinkers in my world are serious, so I knew we would […]

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Iced Coffee

I love coffee and Iced Coffee, especially. I used to make my iced coffee by refrigerating brewed coffee that I made fresh or was leftover from a hot pot of coffee. But one day I was perusing the Pioneer Woman’s website and she shared her way of making iced coffee that she discovered from another source and became a convert. […]

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Carrot Mango Pineapple Smoothie

I love Smoothies and so do my wee ones. They fit right into my cooking style – easy, flexible and fuss-free. This Carrot Mango Pineapple Smoothie would be a fun treat for your Easter weekend festivities. I hesitated telling my children that this was a carrot smoothie because I was not sure that they would try it. I was right, […]

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“One Cup” Mini Hot Chocolate Mixes

I was determined to get to at least one homemade gift project this season and I am happy to say that I did and this was a lot of fun…and very tasty. I have had 3 mugs of hot cocoa already – I did have to test my recipe ya know! Present a gift of homemade “One Cup” Mini Hot […]

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Pineapple Sangria

This Pineapple Sangria came about as a result of a busy summer weekend and it provided the relaxing tropical vibe that we needed. (Or maybe I just needed an excuse to use my new glass pitcher!) A true sangria uses brandy but I just had to be different…I used Amaretto, along with some fresh pineapple. I was making dinner as […]

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Red, White & Blue Sangria

I love Sangria. It is fruity, refreshing and makes me think that I could be on vacation. It is also a lovely looking beverage with all of its luscious fruit. Since I am in a 4th of July mode for some reason, I decided to create a sangria for that holiday. Obviously, I needed to stick with the red, white and […]

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