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California Kiwifruit Commission - Kiwifruit Margarita. Nutty Professor Milkshake. Bashful's Blushing Berry Beet Smoothie. Beautiful Beet and Berry Juice - Beard + Bonnet. It’s February; are you still on track with your resolutions or have you fallen off the wagon?

Beautiful Beet and Berry Juice - Beard + Bonnet

Honestly, I had the same resolutions as I do every year; do more, be present in the moment, eat healthy, and give love. I know they aren’t really resolutions, they are more like actionable items on a task list; it always works better for me this way though. Mango Lemonade. Banana Chai Spice Smoothie. Available NOW: A Whole and Heavenly Thanksgiving Feast Ebook!

Banana Chai Spice Smoothie

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A Turmeric Beverage to Fight Colds, Flu, and Even Depression

I became an avid enthusiast on a trip to Kauai when I actually had access to the fresh root for the first time. I was recovering from a drastic dermatological procedure and it was not the optional sort — I had cheek skin grafted to my nose in the doctor’s effort to find a piece of my skin not invaded by basal cell skin cancer. (As an aside, if you drink this turmeric milk in the sun, be sure to wear a giant hat….)

Cashew Nut Milk Recipe. Oh “happy day”!

Cashew Nut Milk Recipe

I get to celebrate all things cashew. Those of you who know me, are well acquainted with my cashew addiction. Don’t be alarmed. I assure you, it is perfectly safe, and downright delicious. Pomegranate Mojito. Sexy Fig and Lemon Fizz — My Diary of Us. I've been buying figs at the farmer's market every week.

Sexy Fig and Lemon Fizz — My Diary of Us

I can't get enough of their flavor or their beauty. The colors and varieties are just so pretty that I stand there debating about which ones to get...probably making the people behind me in line a little impatient. But oh well, these are very important decisions. After all you have to pick just the right batch of figs to make sexy fig and lemon fizz cocktails! And when I tell you that these are sexy cocktails, I mean it. Watermelon Breeze Recipe from Hannah.

Hot Chocolate

Eggnog. Thai Tea. Syrups. Nut&Seed Milk. Shakes&Smoothies. Cucumber Lavende, and Mint Infused Water Recipe, Spa Water Recipe, Infused Water Recipe, Flavored Water Recipe. Baking Corner | Regional Foods | Cooking Articles | Hints & Tips | Culinary Dictionary | Newspaper Columns Water is the secret to the Fountain of Youth!

Cucumber Lavende, and Mint Infused Water Recipe, Spa Water Recipe, Infused Water Recipe, Flavored Water Recipe

I'm sure you have heard it many times "Drink more water, it's good for you! " If, up to now, you have never taken this seriously, please start now! Sunrise Juice. Packed with Vitamin C, this sunrise juice is the perfect juice for when you're feeling under the weather, need a little pick-me-up, or want a simple, fresh juice to make.

Sunrise Juice

Add in ginger if you want a little bit of kick to your juice or are fighting a cold. Information. Summer Sweet Tea. It’s hot and horrendous everywhere and all I want right now is a hot dog and some sweet tea.

Summer Sweet Tea

I made the sweet tea, I’m working on hot dog logistics! I learned how to make sweet tea where it was invented: the south. In college, I worked at a restaurant and my side work was usually to make the sweet tea and roll a bunch of silverware. Making the tea was my favorite. Probiotic Lemonade - Modern Hippie Housewife. While some people have been on a Kombucha craze, I’ve been on a Probiotic Lemonade craze.

Probiotic Lemonade - Modern Hippie Housewife

Ok, I’ll admit it, it’s not because I necessarily like Probiotic Lemonade more, but because I haven’t been able to get my hands on a SCOBY (for all you Komucha makers our there *hint*hint*.) That being said, this lightly fermented lemonade is delicious, healthy and refreshing! Because it’s lacto-fermented you’ll need to make basic whey first, which is super easy–don’t let this discourage you, the benefits of fermenting this beverage far outweigh the hassle of making whey. The fermentation process causes this lemonade to be rich in gut-healthy probiotics, and low in sugar, unlike traditional store-bought lemonade.

Naturally Fermented Raspberry Lemonade - Modern Hippie Housewife. I recently had the pleasure of writing a guest post for my beautiful friend, Georgia, the owner of Blissful Yoga, on the fabulous Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Naturally Fermented Raspberry Lemonade - Modern Hippie Housewife

The recipe that I’ve shared is my favorite summer drink–Naturally Fermented Raspberry Lemonade! Click here to view this thirst-quenching recipe on her lovely blog. While you’re there, explore the other interesting articles that she has to offer! Blueberry Lemonade. Peach Green Iced Tea. Raspberry Lemonade Iced Tea. Ale to the Chief: White House Beer Recipe. Sam Kass September 01, 2012 01:30 PM EDT Ed. Note: There's been a lot of buzz online recently about the recipe for the White House Honey Ale and White House Honey Porter, including a popular petition on We the People, the White House's online petition platform.

Elderflower Cordial. Photo by Holly A. Heyser April is a wonderful month. Flowers are everywhere, fishing is getting into gear and the summer garden is laden with promise. Foraging can be a little thin in my neck of the woods, however, as the greens are starting to go as the weather warms, But there is one delight to be had: Elderflowers. Lauren Conrad: Lavender Simple Syrup, Recipe. 06/09/2014 at 03:28 PM ET Left: Charley Gallay/Getty; Right: Sheridan Stancliff/Getty What’s the most refreshing drink of the summer? Lemonade, of course! And we’re loving this easy upgrade idea that Lauren Conrad posted on Instagram: Add a dose of lavender-infused simple syrup to your glass. Why Don’t You Make Me… Every October my taste buds are delightfully pleased when the likes of Starbucks and Coffee Bean release their seasonal sips. Whether it’s a peppermint flavored mocha or an eggnog latte, I’m always a sucker for hot drinks and sweet treats.

While store-bought specialty drinks will run you anywhere from 300 to 500 calories for about $4 a pop, homemade versions are healthier, just as satisfying and practically free! I have a particular love for Starbucks’ famed Pumpkin Spice Latte. It’s warm, inviting and intoxicatingly good. As luck would have it, I recently found a lovely recipe that’s reminiscent of Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte. Homemade Chai from Scratch — Oh, How Civilized. The best chai I've ever had was made from scratch by my friend's mother-in-law.

She's indian and after explaining that "chai" means "tea" (so "chai tea" becomes a redundant "tea tea"), she served me the most delicious chai. It was full of flavor with the milk and sugar mellowing out any harsh spice notes. I've been working on my own chai blend through trial and error. After two weeks of testing and consuming two cups of chai per day, here's my recipe, which I must say, is pretty tasty. The hardest part is gathering all the ingredients. Vegan Strawberry Milk. Cinnabon Drink - Fireball Whiskey Drinks. Healthy Breakfasts. Chocolate Maca Mylk. Nocino (Walnut Liqueur) » Cooking with Rosetta. How to Make Bubble Tea (Boba) at Home. Milk tea boba recipe. 3 Infused Water Recipes That Don't Disappoint. Cold Brew Coffee. London Fog Tea Latte (Earl Grey Latte)

Cooling summer tea - Ashley Neese. Vanilla Matcha 'Milk'shakes - With Food + Love. Chamomile sun tea - Ashley Neese. Spring Dandelion Juice - Ashley Neese. Iced Tea with Mint, Raspberries and Lime. Recipe ReDux: Summertime GIngery Peach Float. Pressing Cider « hairyshoefairy. Devoid Of Culture And Indifferent To The Arts: Foraging for Syrup: Rose Hips. Coconut Lavender Lemonade Recipe - Confectionalism. Sun Tonic & Moon Tonic.

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