Category Beverage

Creamy Hot Cocoa

Prep time: 10 minutes Serves: 4 For a food lover/blogger, comfort food is the best thing about winter. Simmering soups, roasting vegetables, and stewing beverages all fill your home with delectable aromas. And then you get to eat them. Doesn’t get any better. Though not a solid food, hot chocolate easily fits in with the […]

Fresh Mint Lemonade

Prep time: 10 minutes I love lemonade. Its so refreshing. My favorite thing to eat with lemonade is a soft pretzel. I get this combination at the local farmer’s/flea market here in DC. And boy does it taste good when you’re out braving the summer swelter! This recipe is super easy, super quick, and just […]

Raspberry and Beet Smoothie

Tonight I’m testing the most delicious recipe for the blog: Irish nachos. Something so cheesy and delicious needs a healthy counterpart, so I’m sharing a recent smoothie recipe that is also super tasty.  This makes a large smoothie or two mediums and can be refrigerated for a couple of days after blending: 1. 1/3 C […]

Citrus Mint Iced Tea

Prep time: 20 minutes Last week the warm spring sun made its way into D.C., and I suddenly craved a summertime favorite – iced tea. My mother recently brought me some delicious loose leaf tea varieties; perfect for my homemade concoction. The recipe below is sweet, but not as sweet as southern style sweet tea. […]