Strawberry Basil Lemonade. Does that sound a little unusual to you? It is kind of different. When you first drink a sip of the lemonade you're hit with a sweet strawberry lemonade sensation, then comes the bubbles (if you used sparkling water) and then the minty fresh basil. then you die inside of amazingness from this drink. I served this at a few different parties, ALL of parties my friends have devoured this drink! Let me show you how easy it is to make. Best part is you a can make it . . .
Lemonade is the perfect summer refreshment, right? We have some pretty killer lemonade recipes here on the blog. Be sure to check out our classic lemonade and our strawberry lemonade. Divine. But today I want to talk to you about my newest creation. Sparkling Lavender lemonade. The Benefits of Lavender I think every mom out there needs a little R&R, and this lemonade is just that. Lavender is kind of the swiss army knife of home remedies. It aids in: insomnia anxiety . . .
Homemade strawberry lemonade screams summer time. BBQ's, potato salad, swimming, and easy strawberry lemonade recipe. Homemade Strawberry Lemonade I first became a huge fan when we were in moscow and the women there always had a fresh batch of lemonade. I had had fresh lemonade, but not much- bot enough to really appreciate it. That's when I gain a love for real homemade lemonade, especially real, homemade strawberry lemonade. How to make this easy strawberry lemonade recipe You'll . . .
Every time I walk into the grocery store during the summer months I can't get enough of that amazing aroma of fresh peaches! I can't help but buy some EVERY time! I love those sweet juicy peaches in the summer! Such a treat! After one of my peach shopping sprees I got this idea that I should whip up some peach lemonade! Simple & Fresh What's not to love about this peach lemonade recipe: lemons peaches sugar We Love Lemonade Lemonade is kind of a favorite around . . .
A legit lemoncello drink is a lemon syrup + alcohol + lemon peel left to marinate in the syrup and served very very cold-like, you store it in the freezer until serving time. This is a twist on that- its a delicious twist on the drink. My kids love to drink it all year round, especially on hot summer days. We call it limoncello lemonade icee. It's made very similar to the real limoncello BUT sans the alcohol. How to make limoncello lemonade icee Step 1: Make your limoncello syrup. It's so . . .
No one can deny that a cold class of freshly squeezed lemonade is not the one of the most refreshing drinks! Our family is 100% addicted lately. It seems so be our Sunday treat of choice with dinner. I few years ago I had this lemonade recipe at a get together. It taste so delicious- not overly tart, not overly sweet and with all the right ingredients. I was surprised to find it had a secret ingredient to help balance all the flavors! Lemonade Secret Ingredients Of course, FRESH . . .
Do you like lemonade? Then you'll love limeade! It is refreshing and tart and delicious! This recipe is a twist on a classic limeade - Brazilian Limeade! It has a creamy, sweet component that will keep you pouring glass after glass. I recently made this at a party and I received an inbox full of recipe requests the next day! How To Make A Simple Syrup First you want to make a simple syrup - equal parts sugar and water. Heat on your stove top just until the sugar is dissolved. . . .
While in Costa Rica we walked to a small restaurant around the corner from our condo and were caught in a down pour! It was one of our first nights there and we were loving trying the new foods and flavors. I ordered a lemonade that sounded amazing. They called it crazy lemonade- underneath it read; mint, ginger, limes. What they brought me was an icey, minty limeade. It was bursting with flavor and I found myself not being able to wait for the next sip. So, of course, we're making our own- . . .
If you haven't noticed - we are big lemonade fans around here. And when Chick-Fil-A started selling a watermelon mint version I knew we had to do a copycat! With a summer weather upon us - there is really nothing like a nice cold glass of refreshing lemonade - and let me tell you, the mint-infused simple syrup makes this drink extra delicious! Mint Simple Syrup I started this recipe by creating a simple syrup infused with mint leaves. A simple syrup us a cinch to make and the base of . . .
Theres a new little cafe in my hometown that has popped up called Burnt Lemonade. I actually haven't eaten there yet. I can't even tell you if their lemonade is actually burnt...but the idea of burnt lemonade has stuck in my mind since hearing of this new cafe. Since it's citrus season here in California and all the trees are bursting, my kids and I decided to give it a try. Fresh Lemonade vs Burnt Lemonade I was really REALLY skeptical that they would taste any different at all. We made a . . .
I'm pretty excited about todays post! It's two of my favorite things. Helen Ficalora. Her Jewelry is timeless. This necklace, sterling silver alphabet charm, is a perfect everyday necklace. It holds up beautifully and is reasonably priced. If you're looking for a valentine's gift, this is it. I love that you can personalize the necklace. It will make the gift all the more touching, and in years to come will hold great sentimental value. We are so happy that Helen is collaborating with us . . .
Our giveaway week continues, but is almost over!! We are so grateful for all the love our followers have shown. We absolutely, whole-heartedly love love love your fun comments on Instagram, Facebook, and even here on the site. Nothing is more gratifying than reading lovely reviews. So thank you for that. Truly. We feel loved. And now to review another product from TakeyaUSA. Earlier in the week I showed off their pitcher and tea infusing set (which we are giving away). Today I want to show . . .