Rooibos Chai Tea


Roobios chia tea is a lifesaver.  I love coffee with real cream, even though I didn’t indulge daily.  So it really stunk big time when I discovered that I needed to cut out caffeine.  I was never a huge fan of herbal teas, but on recommendation of friends, I’ve discovered a few really delicious teas…

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Mulled Cider Recipe


This is the perfect mulled cider recipe, and I don’t say that lightly…I’m actually not a big fan of spiced apple cider usually.  But this recipe has a tartness that strikes a perfect balance with the sweet and spicy.  My sister brought a steamy pot of this to Thanksgiving last year, and I’ve been dreaming…

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Soda Pop Recipe

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Here’s a yummy soda pop recipe for times when you want a treat!  I prefer to avoid high fructose corn syrup and artificial colors, but we still like special drinks.  This is what I made for the kids when they were participating in Mama’s work camp a few days ago… It couldn’t be easier!  You’ll…

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Frappuccino Recipe

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This frappucciono recipe has been affectionately re-named “Happyccinno.” It’s my treat of choice when things get crazy around here, which means that I drink these regularly. Baby spit up on you? Happyccino time! Potty training mishaps?  Happycchino time! Kids being all noisy and acting like…like…normal kids? Why lookie there… Happyccino time! So this is how you…

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