Archive for the 'Beverages' Category

Fall Decor and a Warm Apple Cider Drink

Continuing the Fall decor theme from my DIY Pumpkins for my porch, today I am sharing some other Fall delights for the home and from the kitchen! I had barn wood left from my DIY project so I designed mini ones, they look really good next to the pumpkins I painted! I simply took chalk paint I already had in
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Pink Lemonade

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. Anthony J. D’Angelo I have truly been enjoying the sunshine these last few days! So I made some lemonade! I could not think of a better, more refreshing way to celebrate the sun and this amazing weather! As you will see in the post below, I normally
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Warm Cranberry Drink

For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.  Audrey Hepburn I came across this delicious drink online! It is so good and is not costly to make! I always have cranberries and orange juice in my frig this time
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White Hot Chocolate

May love and laughter light your days, and warm your heart and home. May good and faithful friends be yours, wherever you may roam. May peace and plenty bless your world with joy that long endures. May all life’s passing seasons bring the best to you and yours. – Irish Blessing I served White Hot Chocolate at my Christmas tea.
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Boston Iced Tea

You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me. ― C.S. Lewis Welcome to Wednesday! Take a few minutes to sit down, relax, enjoy a cup of tea and read a little! I am sharing a well-loved, well-enjoyed, tried and true recipe with you! I found this recipe moons ago! I
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Pink Lemonade

A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed. Proverbs 11:25 May you enjoy a refreshing day, knowing you are a gift to others! Today I am sharing a pretty simple recipe! I’ve been making homemade lemonade for many years now. It is simple to do. You control the sugar too! I have had many requests for this
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Tea for Two

I like the pause that tea allows. Waris Ahluwalia Capital Tea is a tea shop in Annapolis, Md. I started enjoying their teas when my husband and I were dating and we would visit Annapolis. I have not been down there in a while. I was pleased to see last year that Capital Tea had a small kiosk in a
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The French Press

Welcome to Thursday! I hope you are staying warm! Wishing you a beautiful day! Today I am sharing another coffee related post! I gave my husband a French Press recently as a gift. He had mentioned this press awhile ago. My only encounter with the french press was in a local coffee/tea shop. I love the tea they serve! The
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New Fall Tea

Each change of season brings a trip to one of my favorite tea places to check out their new teas! I love all things tea! This year my new Fall Teavana tea is Spiced Apple Cider! The smell alone is delightful and says FALL! It is a Rooibos tea so it can steep longer. I have occasionally steeped this one
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Smoothies

Today I am sharing a creation from my daughter for smoothies. We have never been into the smoothie craze but my daughter always wants them at the beach and the places that have them always add sugars and what we think are unneccessary ingredients. So she created her own. They make a great quick and easy breakfast or snack! What
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