Category: Drinks

Spiced Eggnog

homemade eggnog

I love eggnog, I think I have always loved eggnog, I always loved getting eggnog steamers at the coffee shop as a kid and now love eggnog lattes. But a store bought container of eggnog is absolutely no competition for the deliciousness of homemade! I even know people that claim to not like eggnog, but…


Pumpkin Spice Syrup

Pumpkin Spice Syrup

Who likes pumpkin spice lattes? I like just about anything pumpkin! 🙂 This homemade version is quick and easy and I think it taste way better than anything your going to find at a coffee shop. You also get the advantage of  knowing exactly what is in and can customize it to your personally preference. Plus,…


Honey Lavender Lemonade

Honey Lavender Lemonade

Being well into summer with many more hot days ahead lemonade is a great refreshing drink. I love how the lavender in this really seems to mellow things out enough to make it even more refreshing and the honey blends so well with the lavender. This can also be made using green tea instead of…


Mint Limeade

Mint Limeade

Mint is taking over my garden!! So when limes were on sale this week I just knew I had to make some mint limeade. It is well into the triple digits here and to the point that when I left this morning at 5:30 to take my husband to work it was HOT out. I…


Pina Colada Smoothies

Pina Colada Smoothies

If you like pina coladas….. Great, now that song will be stuck in my head for days! (I hope I shared and got it stuck in your head too! :-D) But seriously if you do, this is a great super simple and easy recipe to whip up some kid friendly pina coladas! (Although a couple…


Thai Iced Coffee

Thai Iced Coffee

99 today and suppose to hit triple digits tomorrow in Phoenix! It is getting hot out there! What are some of your favorite hot weather drinks? While I’ll admit coffee isn’t exactly refreshing, a good cup of ice cold coffee is the perfect start to a hot Phoenix day for me! This recipe (if you…


Ginger, Ginger, Ginger!

Crystalized Ginger and Ginger Ale

Ginger is an amazing thing! Probably among the best foods you can consume, numerous health benefits. Granted… this recipe does have a lot of sugar which is not good. I use Zulka brand sugar, it’s all natural, unprocessed, unrefined, non-gmo, so I think it’s better, still too much sugar isn’t good. My husband loves crystallized…