Category: Drink Ideas

Holiday Cheer

The holidays are a time when, dammit, you want something super fancy and wonderful but don’t have a lot of time to make it. This Holiday Cheer cocktail I made with Savvy Housekeeping is perfect for this time of year because it’s…

Cucumber Sangria

 Is such a fun summer drink, and so easy to make ahead. Just soak the ingredients in a pitcher for a couple hours in the fridge, then top each glass with cold

Touchdown punch

Ingredients 2 packets lemon-lime drink mix (like KoolAid)3 quarts water2 liter lemon-lime soda48 oz. lime sherbet[expand title=”Read more” swaptitle=”…”]Instructions Mix the drink mix with the water and the amount of sugar stated for the drink mix on back of package…

Banana Spice Smoothie

This healthy banana smoothie is made with vanilla kefir and spiked with warming spices. 2 ripe bananas 2 cup(s) vanilla kefir (see Tip) 1/2 teaspoon(s) ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon(s) ground nutmeg 1/8 teaspoon(s) ground allspice 12 ice cubes Banana Spice Smoothie2014-01-16cook

Green Smoothie

Get your daily dose of dark leafy greens any time of day with this delicious green smoothie. Ground flaxseed adds omega-3s. Pour any extra into a freezer-pop mold and have it later as a frozen green smoothie pop.   2…

Cranberry simple syrup

Ingredients 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup water 2 cups cranberries [expand title=Read more swaptitle=…] Instructions Rinse cranberries &

White peach sangria

Ingredients (enough ingredients for a DOUBLE batch): 2 ea White Wine, bottles, I chose a Chardonnay (next time I make this I will probably go for a

Raspberry chia smoothie

Ingredients1 cup frozen raspberries3/4 cup apple juice1/2 cup plain yogurt1 banana1 tablespoon chia seeds1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract (optional) DirectionsPlace the raspberries, apple juice, yogurt, banana, chia seeds, and vanilla, if desired, in a blender.Blend until smooth and frothy. For…

Easy banana berry smoothie

Ingredients 1/2 banana5 strawberries1 tsp honey1 Cup lowf at raspberry Kefir (or low fat plain or vanilla yogurt)Read more… Instructions Chop up fruit and add to blender with remaining ingredients.Blend until completely smooth with no chunks.Enjoy! banana berry smoothie banana…