This martini is so simple to make but looks and tastes fantastic! Give it a go and impress your friends and family on Christmas Day.
This Holiday Spiced Cranberry Cocktail can be made non-alcoholic or spiked with rum! It is made with real cranberries and infused with orange and cinnamon.
This light Caramel Pumpkin Spice Latte gets kicked up a notch with a healthy homemade caramel sauce and lots of real pumpkin.
Hot Spiced Apple Cider is flavored with cinnamon, clove, ginger, and orange. The perfect warm drink for Thanksgiving or your holiday party.
This Holiday Vegan Eggnog is thick, creamy, and filled with holiday spice. Perfect for sipping, adding to cocktails or coffee, and for dunking cookies.
This Kombucha Sangria recipe is a healthy non-alcoholic party drink. Effervescent kombucha is steeped with fresh cranberries and orange slices.
This Blackberry Kombucha Vodka Smash is a light and refreshing cocktail recipe for summer nights! This low sugar drink is made healthier with kombucha.
Homemade Herbal Coffee is an easy at home coffee substitute with all the deep and rich flavors of coffee but is caffeine-free.
This Red Velvet Hot Chocolate recipe is a secretly healthy vegan treat. It requires just 4 healthy ingredients and takes 5 minutes to make!
Cranberry Orange Gin Fizz is a festive cocktail filled with Holiday flavor! This easy drink recipe uses a naturally sweetened homemade cranberry sauce.
If you like a bit of fizz at Christmas then you'll love this! It adds a festive twist to champagne or prosecco and everyone is guaranteed to love it!
Crock Pot Hot Spiced Wine is an easy 5 ingredient Christmas cocktail. Red wine gets infused with cinnamon, clove, orange, and pomegranate.
Mulled Red Wine is a Christmas Classic that will warm your heart and soul. Try this 15-minute recipe with Christmas spices, red wine and oranges.
Honeysuckle Vodka Lemonade ~ this uniquely refreshing cocktail is make with homemade honeysuckle infused vodka and fresh squeezed lemonade!
Easy raw cookie dough bars full of chocolate chips, peanut butter chips, oats, and pecans.
Homemade Almond Milk in just 5 minutes! This is a delicious Vegan & Gluten-Free plant-based milk and a great dairy-free alternative.
Hello dear smoothie lovers!
A Quick and Healthy drink, this Blackberry Kale Smoothie is packed full of vitamins and antioxidants, dairy-free and vegan!
This simple Apple Banana Smoothie reminds us of kids food :) It's delicious, nutritious and super easy to make in just 10 minutes.
Turn mango and passion fruit into this tropical heaven. An easy smoothie that is the ideal refreshment for hot summer days.
A classic Aviation is my go-to spring cocktail. Citrus-sy and delicately floral, it's the perfect cocktail for bloom season!
This Lavender Matcha Latte is infused with lavender for spring flavor! This 10 minute drink couldn’t be any easier to make and you’ll love that it’s naturally sweetened with honey and is also dairy-free.
Start spring cleaning with a delicious & healthy Detox Spinach Green Smoothie. Just 5 ingredients for a powerful detox smoothie!
This Spiked Caramel Apple Cider Cocktail tastes like a caramel apple on a stick, but with a splash of rum! Homemade no-cook caramel sauce adds great flavor!
A simple, yet delicious, healthy bilberry (wild blueberry) smoothie with fiber-rich spelt and oat brans.
This lovely Pineapple Mango Smoothie is delicious with no added sugars! Made with Pineapple, Mango, Passion Fruit and Banana for extra creaminess.
An amazing 4-ingredient Pineapple Spinach Green Smoothie to start your day right! Vegan & Gluten-Free, no banana, quick & easy!
This Strawberry Banana Smoothie is a healthy breakfast option and ideal for an early spring morning. Only 4 ingredients to make!
The best apple pie smoothie recipe ever! It's super delicious! It makes a perfect snack, meal replacement or can be served as a healthy dessert.
This Chocolate Cherry Smoothie is like having dessert for breakfast. It can be whipped up in just a few minutes, making great for busy mornings.
Easy to prepare, delicious and absolutely gorgeous aronia berry (chokeberry) smoothie recipe that will keep you satisfied for a long time.
A healthy breakfast, this Low Sugar Sweet Potato Pie Smoothie is loaded with protein, fats, and fiber to keep you full until lunch! This 10 minute breakfast recipe is vegan, raw, paleo, and gluten free! Plus, it tastes like a slice of pie.
Quick and simple strawberry & yogurt smoothie recipe. It's perfect for breakfast or makes an ideal afternoon snack that you can prep in only 5 minutes.
An excellent brunch drink, this Orange Raspberry Mimosa Cocktail is the perfect fit to celebrate the arrival of spring! Just mix Champagne with Orange juice and you're ready to serve!
Turmeric is so hot right now. Have you noticed? Everywhere I look, turmeric is popping up in very unexpected places. In milk. In cake. In supplements. And now in this mango turmeric smoothie!
This energy-boosting Frozen Berry Smoothie is made with frozen berries that can be kept in the freezer for produce-scarce winter days.
This Kiwi Banana Smoothie with Blueberries looks almost like Spring! Just a couple of minutes and a few ingredients to make.
Orange & Blueberry ImmunoBoost Smoothie is packed with vitamins for a healthy winter. Get your vitamins in just 5 minutes!
Love Persimmon? Try this beautiful golden Turmeric Persimmon Smoothie! Your ultimate Fall smoothie - Vegan, Easy & Delicious!
When life gives you Summer, you better have everything at the ready to whip up a batch of pink gin and tonic!
Homemade Antioxidant Orange Pomegranate Juice helps you get an instant vitamin boost! Healthy and easy to make, Vegan & Gluten-free!
Homemade (sugar free!) Grape Soda ~ it has nothing at all in common with the bottled stuff, it's pure fruit, no added sugar, and bursting with grape flavor!
This Almond Spiced White Russian recipe is a fun holiday twist on the traditional cocktail! For a dairy free drink, almond milk gets steeped with spices like cinnamon and nutmeg to infuse this beverage with flavor.
Summer drinks don't come much better than this! Be like the Italians and drink a Spritz!
A super tasty and festive-looking smoothie recipe. It makes a great, healthy smoothie or a perfect Halloween (or fall) dessert if topped with whipped cream.
Easy to prepare immunity-boasting smoothie recipe that will help you survive the cold season. It's kids-friendly, and filled with vitamins and antioxidants.
This Homemade Classic Mojito is a refreshing summer drink that takes 10 minutes to make with fresh peppermint leaves, lime and white rum.
Y'all. I am about to say something you may not believe. But please believe me when I say, homemade almond milk is REALLY easy to make. It may seem complicated, because how can you really extract "milk" out of a tiny nut. But seriously,...
Summer's here! If you live in the South, like me, it has felt like Summer since May. And if you live in Arizona, you can't wait for Summer to be over already! For me, that means that my morning cup of coffee has now turned into a nice cold ...
This Yellow Glow Energizing Water with Turmeric, Ginger, Cinnamon, and Chili will help you boost your immune system and is ready in just 15 minutes!
Well, friends, this may be the fastest turn-around in the history of the blog. As I sit here typing this I am still sipping on the very blood orange margarita that I took pictures of just moments ago. Truth be told, I took the photos 2 hours ago, but...
This Pumpkin Pie Smoothie tastes like pumpkin pie in a glass. Pumpkin, banana, and pumpkin pie spice are blended together to create this heathy treat.
You have probably heard of, and maybe even used, almond milk, soy milk, and coconut milk. But have you had cashew milk? It's one of the less popular nut/seed milks out there, but it's gaining some influence. I personally hadn't had cas...
Blackberry Mojito ~ this is basically a classic mojito cocktail, with the addition of some fresh blackberry puree ~ perfect for Cinco de Mayo!
One for the whiskey lovers! A fresh twist on the all time classic Old Fashioned.
I should really give my husband more credit. For instance, this watermelon rose slushee was all his idea. You see, he likes to browse Reddit, where he finds all sorts of crazy things, one of which was a watermelon keg. In the video (or maybe just a p...
Rose Milkshake -- Colorful, refreshing and perfect Summer drink.
Creamy & delicious Mango Almond Smoothie -- perfect summer thirst quencher.
Blogging Marathon# 48: Week 4/ Day 3 Theme: 1 Cuisine -- 3 Dishes Dish: Thai Cuisine -- Thai Iced Tea For the final day of this month's blogging marathon under 'Thai cuisine' theme, I have a cold, refreshing Thai Iced Tea. I wanted to ...
A few years ago (eight, actually), Billy and I found ourselves in Miami on the way to Puerto Rico. The first night we walked down the beach to find a place to eat (and drink), when we stumbled upon the Clevelander. Actually, you don't really stu...
This delicious Vanilla Peach Fizz drink is made with real peaches and homemade vanilla bourbon. Super refreshing and yummy!
This Detox Charcoal Latte is a toxin eliminating elixir that tastes just like a vanilla latte! This healthy recipe can be made in 5 minutes!
Summer Peach and Basil Sangria is the ultimate in summer refreshment, and this is THE drink you’ll want to have chilling in the backyard all season long… *This post is sponsored by Classic Hostess. Thank you for supporting the brands I ...
The Watermelon Gin Rickey ~ a super refreshing summer cocktail made with fresh juicy watermelon.
This quick and easy Strawberry French 75 cocktail is a fruity spin on the lemon flavored classic. This light drink recipe uses just 3 ingredients and is sweetened with fruit only! Its the perfect bubbly spring beverage.
Curious cocktails, great company and a bit of (non-compulsory) magic... A visit to Mr Fogg's is always the perfect way to shake up your daily routine!
A healthy and refreshing Summer drink, this delicious Cucumber Watermelon Lemonade with Mint takes just 15 minutes to make and has no added sugars!
This subtle sweetness and refreshing coolness make this a perfect summer cocktail!
Strawberry Crush or concentrate made with fresh strawberries. It can be used as a sauce to serve chocolate desserts, to make popsicles and so on.
An easy & delicious Strawberry Champagne for any special occasion! Mix champagne with strawberry puree for a delightful drink.
This easy Pineapple Fizz Mocktail is super refreshing on hot days and a much healthier alternative to sugary sodas. Really quite a fine-apple!
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DunkinCreamers #CollectiveBias I cannot believe it's taken me this long to post an iced coffee recipe. Seriously, why
I actually hadn't tried my first sip of Rosé until very recently. Like last week. My Bourbon-drinking, Crossfit- doing male coworker is actually the one who recommended that I give it a try. After I got over making fun of him for his taste in w...
Hot Dulce de Leche ~ a decadently creamy and delicious hot caramel milk that gives cocoa a run for its money ~ once you try it there's no turning back! This toasty caramel milk will warm you to your core ~ but I'm almost embarrassed to tell you how e...
Turkish Coffee ~ the perfect cup of coffee might not be from Starbucks after all ~ this sensuous brew is full-bodied, fragrant, and utterly delicious.
Homemade Elderflower Cordial is a refreshing summer drink that is super easy to make! Cut the sugar with this great homemade version.
This Iced Coconut Water Matcha Latte is a 5 minute, 2 ingredient drink that is full of healthy antioxidants. It will give you sustained energy for hours!
This Kombucha Float with Summer Berries is a 3 ingredient summertime dessert. Kombucha gets poured on coconut ice cream & berries for a dairy free recipe.
Summer Peach Lemonade is the perfect drink to keep you cool this summer. With no added sugars and some crushed ice, this is the ultimate lemonade!
Sangria is one of my husband's and my favorite drinks to make during the Summer months when we are either hosting or attending a party. It can be as simple or as complicated as we'd like and very easily scalable to however many people we ar...
Tropi Kale Smoothie is a 10 minute recipe that is packed with tropical flavors. 6 simple and healthy ingredients make this an easy grab and go breakfast.
This Carrot Orange Lime Juice recipe can be made from home without a juicer! You can wizz up gourmet juice any day of the week.
It's officially Fall here (September 22) and the weather is slowly getting chilly and crisp. I see the trees changing color and perhaps that is the best part of fall that I love -- all the beautiful colors. Fall also means kids going back to sch...
Blogging Marathon# 41: Week 4/ Day 3 Theme: BM Pair (Sujatha Ram) Dish: Apple-Orange Mocktail For the final day of this month's marathon, I have a very simple mocktail from Sujatha's blog. I hardly ever make juices at home, I'm just to...
Here's a very simple and refreshing drink for your next summer party. Watermelons are a great summer fruit and this is a great way to use some of that huge melon lying in the fridge. The concentrate for the drink can be made ahead of time and th...
Days are cold, snow drifts are high, and I’ve been guzzling mug fulls of this warming drink. It greets me each morning with its fresh ginger aroma and gives me the gumption to brave the snowy paths and swirling winter breezes outside my front d...
Blogging Marathon# 40: Week 2/ Day 3 Theme: Mango Mania Dish: Mango Lassi This post is possibly the least planned and last minute one in the past couple of months. I didn't have any mango recipes in the drafts and neither had I planned for anyth...
These Apple Cider Vinegar Detox Drinks are a surprisingly sweet way to add the health benefits of AVC into your day! Made with real fruit and no sugar!
Summer is officially here in our neck of woods. Even though there has been more rain in the forecast than real sunny days, we are enjoying this time of the year to the maximum extent. This past weekend has been great, got to meet and spend time with ...
Blogging Marathon# 31: Week 4/ Day 2 Theme: Moderator's Choice/ Healthy Smoothie Dish: Green Glowing Smoothie Day 2 of BM# 31 under 'Moderator's Choice' theme, I picked 'Healthy Smoothie'. We recently bought a new blende...
Vegan Eggnog made with almond milk, coconut milk and warm spices like cinnamon and nutmeg. Perfect drink to warm you up in the holiday season.
During my visit to China, there were two things I absolutely wanted to buy: Chinese green tea and something made with Jade. I am not a big tea drinker, may be once in a while. Before leaving as I was googling for things that I can buy from China, I f...
Why I Start Every Day With Lemon Water ~ I'll separate the myths from the facts about drinking lemon water every morning.
I wrote about my son's love for chocolate a lot of times. His mom is obsessed with everything related to cooking and eating and he is obsessed with everything chocolate. The other day when he had to pick between vanilla and strawberry ice creams...
This 5 ingredient Healthy Peppermint Mocha is a naturally sweetened, paleo, and vegan drink recipe that tastes just like the one at Starbucks!
Herbal limeade is one of those things that you don't really know what you are missing until you try it. It doesn't necessarily sound all that appetizing or refreshing, but I guarantee it is both! My love of herbal limeade started thanks to...
Frozen Mint Lemonade (Limonana) ~ a slushy, minty, Middle Eastern version of lemonade that is honestly the most refreshing drink I have ever had in my life.
Spiced Papaya smoothie spiced with cayenne pepper, fresh ginger and turmeric. This is a nutritious and delicious smoothie with anti-inflammatory properties.
The Sloppy Santa and 9 Other Naughty Nightcaps ~ warm and cozy spiked winter beverages that take cocoa, toddies, and eggnot to a whole new level!
10 minute Matcha Basil Lemonade is a refreshing summer drink sweetened with honey! This healthy beverage is paleo and full of antioxidants.
Blogging Marathon# 25: Week 3/ Day 2 Theme: Cooking with Alphabets - A, L, F Dish: L for Lassi Today's dish was a no brainer for me, when I thought of what to make under letter 'L', all I could think was "Lassi". Lassi is a p...
Blogging Marathon# 31: Week 4/ Day 3 Theme: Cooking BM# 31 Themes - Member's Choice/ Coffee Variations Dish: Indian Style Cappuccino I didn't plan to make Cappuccino for today's post. I'm not a big fan of coffee, even though I enj...
Detox Smoothie recipe with Strawberries, grapefruit and ginger -- this is part of 3 Day Plant based Detox Diet. This is a antioxidant packed smoothie and is a great start to any day.
Salted Mocha Hot Chocolate is a delicious chocolaty drink perfect to serve on a chilly day. Espresso adds nice mocha flavor to this beverage.
This Detox Cranberry Cherry Smoothie is packed full of flavor and antioxidants! The perfect quick and healthy breakfast or snack recipe.
This nutrient packed smoothie is perfect for those early mornings and afternoon pick me ups!
Pumpkin Spice Golden Milk combines the flavor of fall with the benefits of turmeric! Made with almond milk and is sweetened with maple.
These Crohn's Disease Recipes are all soothing on the gut and east to digest. Perfect for anyone feeling like their digestion needs a reset.
Chock full of vitamins and minerals, this Carrot Orange Pineapple Detox Juice is a delicious dose of health! Easy to make with no juicer required!
Here's another refreshing Summer drink that can be made ahead of time and can be served any time you have a craving for something cold and sweet. I was looking for a recipe to use up some raspberries I had in the fridge and found this Fresh Rasp...
This Orange Beet Latte is a 4 ingredient paleo and vegan beverage that will boost your energy without the need for caffeine!
We bought these tiny mangoes from Indian store last week. They looked like rasam mamadipandlu (mangoes with juice instead of flesh), but they ended up being regular mangoes. I am not sure if we can even get rasalu in US. Anyway I had about 25 mangoes...