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Strawberry Lemon Daiquiri

Strawberry Lemon Daiquiri

Are you feeling the heat this week? Thirsty? I sure was, and this homemade Strawberry Lemon Daiquiri really hit the spot yesterday. It’s filled with strawberries and little else. Besides rum, that is. And some lemon juice and simple syrup. Read on for the recipe, and enjoy your holiday weekend a little bit more than you would have …

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Very Berry Summer Spritzer

Very Berry Summer Spritzer

This little cocktail skyrocketed its way into my summer heart. It’s the perfect sipping drink to sit out on the porch and enjoy while you watch the munchkins run around in the sprinkler, or to just enjoy some sunshine and quiet.  Very Berry Summer Spritzer This very berry summer spritzer is bursting with berries, with a …

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Secret Ingredient Lemonade

This refreshing lemonade features a secret ingredient! Can you guess what it is? SUMMER!!!!!!! Okay – so not quite summer, but ALMOST SUMMER!!! The countdown is on right now until the end of school (ONE month and counting!) so I’m starting to plan out our summer menus and treats. This lemonade is perfect! It’s sweet, …

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Holiday Wine Spritzer

Holiday Wine Spritzer

This holiday wine spritzer is perfect for your holiday table. Wine and soda and cranberries sparkle in this festive fall drink! Your whole family will love it, and you’ll want to have a spare pitcher in reserve! Holiday Wine Spritzer When you are putting on a dinner as big as Thanksgiving feast, sometimes the smaller …

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Watermelon Pineapple Slushy

Pineapple Watermelon Slush

Pineapple Watermelon Slush is a refreshing summertime drink. You can make it into a cocktail too by adding your favorite kind of liquor! Pineapple Watermelon Slush Can you believe that it is almost the end of August already? Summer is a mere two weeks from being over now, or at least what I consider summer, and …

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Quick Iced Latte

Quick Iced Latte Iced coffees are one of my favorite things about summer. I LOVE coffee in almost all forms, but there is something special about an ice cold glass of sweet creamy coffee that just hits the perfect note on a warm spring or summer day. The only thing I don’t like about it …

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Ghirardelli Hot Chocolate

Homemade Hot Chocolate

This is not your typical hot chocolate. Know why? You have to melt actual chocolate in order to make it. It is so worth it. SO WORTH IT. You’ll never go back to the powdered stuff again after trying my homemade hot chocolate. Homemade Hot Chocolate If you are used to scooping some powder from …

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Raspberry Sangria

Raspberry Sangria

  Some of you may find it ironic that my very first real recipe post after having our 5th child is for an alcoholic beverage, especially since there is only one other post like it on this entire blog and I am, admittedly, not much of a drinker. I’ll let you chuckle a bit about it, then …

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Raspberry Margarita

What’s better than a regular margarita? A Raspberry Margarita, of course! This simple, classic cocktail will make a fan out of even the most reluctant tequila drinkers in your life. Raspberry Margarita Anyone else ready for spring? Are you planning your Memorial Day BBQ menu already, daydreaming about sunshine and temperatures over 50 degrees? No? …

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