Category: Drinks

Strawberry Season is Here Again! Easy Recipes You’ll Love

It’s strawberry time! A new season of bright, fragrant, ruby-red strawberries always holds my attention. I’m tempted to load up on as many as I can carry and head home with little else, except maybe some heavy cream, and hunker […] Read more…

Copycat Starbucks Toasted Graham Latte

As soon as I saw the new toasted graham latte, I had to try it.  And try it again. And again. Pretty soon, I found myself craving that warm graham cracker flavor all hours of the day. I don’t think, […] Read more…

Cool Stuff to Put in Your Coffee

Coffee Add Ins

Coffee purists beware: This post explores coffee add-ins beyond a splash of cream or milk such as sugar, spice and everything nice — even butter and marshmallows! I appreciate (need, want, love) my morning coffee and keep it pretty simple […] Read more…

Watermelon Agua Fresca

This light, refreshing drink popularized in Mexico, is a terrific thirst quencher on a hot summer day. The trick to making agua fresca (Spanish for “fresh water”) is to infuse the water with fruit essence without turning it into a […] Read more…

Strawberry Limoncello Lemonade

We’d been enjoying the tremendous beauty and dramatic views of the Amalfi Coast and its mountains plunging into the sea. This is a little piece of the world where one is pretty much rendered speechless and left with a mouth […] Read more…

35 Coffee Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

Coffee hound?  Me, too!  In fact, as this publishes, I’ll be in France having coffee in every little shop, bakery and restaurant I can find!  Cafe au lait, si’l vois plait.   Read more…

Pumpkin Spice Coffee Syrup: The #PumpkinFest Series

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    The Autumnal Equinox.  The word equinox comes from the Latin words for “equal night.” The fall and spring equinoxes are the only days of the year in which the Sun crosses the celestial equator.  From here on out, the temperatures […] Read more…