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The Pastry Affair - Home - Pumpkin Spice Latte. Let me start by saying the pictures don't do this drink justice.

The Pastry Affair - Home - Pumpkin Spice Latte

If I could, I would have captured this drink on a long walk beneath red, yellow, and purple trees. I would have photographed it between two warm mittens, as conversation among friends flowed between sips. I would have found it resting on a kitchen counter, enjoyed during an early fall sunset after a long day at work. These are the places this Pumpkin Spice Latte would find itself at home. The Pumpkin Spice Latte is most well known as a seasonal treat you can find at your neighborhood coffee chain. Truth be told, it was lacking flavor. Still, this drink buzzed around my thoughts during the last week.

And I think that's just what I did. This Pumpkin Spice Latte is warm and inviting. I love this recipe because it is completely adaptable to your tastes. One Year Ago: Fleur de Sel Chocolate Figs Pumpkin Spice Latte Adapted from The Kitchn Yields 2 16-ounce servings Pour milk mixture evenly between 2 large mugs. The Ultimate Strawberry Lemonade. One of the first times I ever realized that – HEY!

The Ultimate Strawberry Lemonade

I can cook for myself! – was when I first learned to make lemonade. I magically found the refrigerated lemon juice at our house and followed the directions to make my own lemonade. I stirred and stirred and stirred again until that sugar was finally dissolved. Speaking of which, what gives sugar?! Sorry for the detour. Italian sodas. June 30, 2011 | Sweet Recipes | Comments Growing up, these Italian sodas were my favorite!!

italian sodas

My mom and I would always stop by a little coffee shack on our road trips to Oregon. I remember ordering the blueberry Italian soda in the summer instead of ice cream because they were so refreshing. I hadn’t had one of these since I was a kid, so I wanted to recreate the easy recipe. Holiday Mixed Drink Recipes – Drink Recipe Ideas for Your Holiday Party. Top 20 Mixed Drink Recipes Looking for the perfect drinks to serve at your holiday party?

Holiday Mixed Drink Recipes – Drink Recipe Ideas for Your Holiday Party

We've put together a list of our favorites including holiday martinis, party punches and the world's best hot toddy! Mistletoe Bellini Toast to someone special and then hope for a kiss with this bellini from Barefoot Bubbly! The Grinch After a few sips of this martini, even a grinch will be ready to party. Iced Tea with Cider, Mint and Honey. Caramel Macchiato Cider with Cinnamon Cream. Skittles Vodka (with instructions) 21st Birthday Shots That Taste Good: Recipes to Celebrate the Big Two-One...

Face it, on their 21st birthday, most people celebrate by going out and having a few drinks.

21st Birthday Shots That Taste Good: Recipes to Celebrate the Big Two-One...

Shots, inevitably, will be part of that. While the trend of drinking 21 shots is dangerous and not recommended, having one or two commemorative shooters can be fun. However, the urge to stick newly of-age friends with a disgusting or bad shot is common, and can lead to some good stories, but many bad memories. There are some shots, though, that taste good and won't leave you running from the bars.

Washington Apple Ingredients: 1/3 oz Crown Royal Canadian whiskey 1/3 oz Sour Apple Pucker schnapps 1/3 oz Cranberry juice 1 splash 7-Up sodaPour Crown Royal, sour apple pucker and cranberry juice into a shaker. Apple Jack 2 oz Sour Apple Schnapps 2 oz Jack DanielsIn a shaker, combine ingredients with ice. Hot Apple Pie 1/2 shot Irish cream 1/2 shot Goldschlägger cinnamon schnapps 1 dash cinnamonFill a shot glass half full with the Irish cream and the rest of the way with the Goldschlägger.

Lemon Drop. The Little Brown House. - StumbleUpon. Tweet!

The Little Brown House. - StumbleUpon

I have to confess. I have a weakness for Sonic Cherry Limeade. Especially at around 2:00 in the afternoon, which is Sonics “Happy Hour” All drinks are 1/2 price… So obviously, both my taste buds and my thrifty nature are tempted beyond belief. Detox smoothies. Toxins-free for life Looking to increase your energy levels, to lose weight, get clearer skin, prevent premature ageing and to help preventing diseases?

Then look no further! This 5 days step-by-step detox will help you implement long-lasting healthy habits that yields results. 50 Summer Drinks : Recipes and Cooking. Eat make read - StumbleUpon. April 29th, 2011 It’s Friday, it’s sunny, it’s time for margaritas!

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This week I was inspired by those slices of mango that we eat in the summer that are sprinkled with spicy salt and are basically the simplest, best thing ever.


Detox smoothies. 9 drink recipes for fall and winter: Pumpkin pie smoothie. Interested in uplifting stories on the natural world, sustainable communities, simple food, and new thinking on how to live well?

9 drink recipes for fall and winter: Pumpkin pie smoothie

50 Smoothies : Recipes and Cooking. Green Smoothie for Weight Loss? One of my absolute favorite things is a Green Smoothie.

Green Smoothie for Weight Loss?

It’s a fast, easy, and delicious way to get a big dose of vitamins and minerals, plus it tastes FANTASTIC!! Don’t let the color’s fool you!!