Holiday Party Punch

Cranberry and Ginger Ale Party Punch

Is there anything more festive than a punch bowl full of sparkling holiday punch?? After last week’s boozy sangria, I thought it would be good to also have a kid-friendly, crowd-pleasing, all-purpose punch recipe. This punch is sweet – but not too sweet, fruity from cranberry and pineapple juices, and gets a little bit of […]

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Rosé Sangria

We got snowed in last weekend and RAN OUT OF RED WINE. What a predicament. All the comfort food eating and board game playing that heavy snow fall invites just feel so unceremonious without a glass of wine. But! Fortunately I had a couple of bottles of rosé left over from this past summer, AKA […]

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(Super Chocolatey) Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate

Crock Pot Hot Chocolate Recipe

My unflinchingly strong opinions about food never surface more than when thinking about hot chocolate. Perhaps because hot chocolate can be a sad waste of sugar eating (packets made with water), or a totally decadent sip-and-smile experience and I am OBVIOUSLY in favor of the latter. It is my firmly held belief that hot chocolate […]

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Homemade Cold Brew

carafe of cold brew, creamer, with glass of iced coffee

For a short time during my preteen years, my oldest sister and I would drive to church separate from the rest of our family so that we could stop by the Starbucks across the street on our way. At this point, I had just begun what I now refer to as my Babysitting Empire. (It […]

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Mulled Wine

I’m convinced that mulled wine is the most delicious, festive, warming drink there is, best enjoyed with friends and family on cold winter’s nights. We like to drink it while we deck our halls every December. It’s easy to make a big batch of this and keep it warm in a slow cooker, which makes […]

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The Ultimate Hot Cocoa Mix

Before I was a coffee drinker, I was a hot cocoa drinker. Growing up, while my family members would fill mug after mug with coffee in the mornings, I would do the exact same with hot chocolate. This was partially because I didn’t want to feel left out, but also because I LOVE hot chocolate! Seriously, […]

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