Category Archives: Drink Recipes

Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

I warned you about my obsession with pumpkin recipes. So how many of you out there have found yourselves staring down that pumpkin pie in the fridge trying to justify why eating a huge slice with whipped cream on top for breakfast is an excellent idea?  I know it’s hard to resist! The flavor of […]

Ruby Red Grapefruit Mimosa

I’ve been making these almost every weekend lately. It’s just too good not to. Ruby red grapefruit, freshly squeezed with ALL the pulp and a little zest from the grapefruit. The zest and pulp is the real secret  to it being dynamite good. I made a pitcher for Easter brunch at my aunt’s house and […]

Green Smoothie (that doesn’t taste “Green”)

  I don’t own a juicer, so with that said, here’s my contribution to eating cleaner in 2014, with a nice green smoothie. I’ve always preferred smoothies over juice, anyway. This smoothie is packed with fresh spinach, bananas and a sprinkling of fresh cranberries to round it out. I used coconut milk in here, but […]

Watermelon Agua Fresca

The hubs and I celebrated a birthday weekend (yes, we’re June babies) with friends, food, drinks and swimming over the weekend. It was wonderful to spend time with some old and new faces. Sunday we hosted a brunch pool party and our friend Brian brought ingredients for watermelon agua fresca. I had never had it […]

Peach Lassi

Our house has been attacked by peaches, nectarines, apricots, and the like. We’ve been going through dozens of them weekly, with a dozen or more on hand, at all times. I used to be that girl who only ate a peach if it was crunchy (aka, not fully ripe). It was the same for pears […]

Brandy & Honey Tea – Good for What Ails You

An old family remedy brought back to life in this boozy hot tea.

Banana Almond Oat Smoothie

Banana almond oat smoothie is the perfect way to start your day off right.

Watermelon Margaritas

Watermelon margaritas are just the right combination of lime and watermelon, making them extra special.

Citrus Sangria

Sangria is my go to drink when entertaining. It’s easy to make and always delicious.

Grapefruit Citrus Ginger Juice

This fresh and bright grapefruit citrus juice is the perfect way to start your day.