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Home Brews and Smoothies

Loose-leaf tea is typically sold in bulk, measured by weight. In the United States this is usually by ounces and pounds, but because the tea culture in the UK and other countries using the metric system, is much stronger...
As ingrained and famous that it might be that the beverage of choice to the British is a nice cup of tea, there have been many other traditional soft drinks in British history that quenched our thirst. Traditional drinks...
One of the things that I always look forward to in summer is a tall cool glass of homemade iced tea. A cup of iced tea with its delicate aroma is one of the most delicious and thirst quenching...
The term herbal tea is in widespread use to refer to any hot water infusion made. People throw around the term "tea" in association with all sorts of plants: mint tea, chamomile tea, red tea, tulsi tea; the terms...
Chicory, the blue daisy that grows wild can be used as a naturally decaffeinated coffee substitute.  This natural wild coffee is easy to make. All you need to do is find the plant and dig up the root. Wash...
Perfectly crispy and impeccably creamy, this dessert is a sweet summer treat. Paired with whipped cream, raspberries and pineapple, the cherry on top of this sundae is actually cinnamon-sugar for a delicious churro taste. Churro Ice Cream Sundae Serves:...
On my first visit to Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia, over a Memorial Day weekend, I was as enchanted by the food and drink as by the women’s tightly corseted dresses, clanging blacksmith demonstrations, and the sense of tasting another...
Are you having a party? Are you fretting over what kind of beverage or punch you are going to serve to your party guests? Well, worry no more! Your party punch doesn't have to be fancy and elaborate, it...
A gorgeous Mexican mango was the inspiration for a flavorful, antioxidant-rich smoothie in my kitchen this week. In celebration of that particularly sunny shade of pink-orange-yellow found in mangoes, carrots, and citrus fruits, I whipped up a sweet, fruity,...
Our fruit parfait recipe is a refreshing summer treat to cool you down. Parfait Recipe Makes a single serving. 2 scoops Vanilla Ice cream 8 Blueberries 3-4 slices Strawberries 1/4 cup Granola 4 pieces Pineapple 4 pieces Cantaloupe Parfait...