Hot Drinks

Dark Cocoa Mix Recipe

Dark Cocoa Mix Recipe

Because sometimes while you enjoy the childlike wonder of winter, you just want your hot chocolate to be a little more grown up. Ingredients 3/4 cups dark cocoa powder 3/4 cup nondairy creamer 3/4 cup powdered milk 1 pound powdered sugar 1/2 teaspoon sea salt […]

French Press Coffee Tray With Chocolate & Whipped Cream Toppings

French Press Coffee Tray With Chocolate & Whipped Cream Toppings

When one goes to a fancy schmancy place, one feels fancy schmancy… that is, unless one doesn’t realize the appropriate attire for the Nutcracker at the Pacific Northwest Ballet is semi-formal and one arrives in jeans. Then one does not feel so fancy shmancy. But, […]

Limoncello White Chocolate Cocktail

Limoncello White Chocolate Cocktail

My friends on the east coast are shoveling snow while I’m over here in the Northwest with my door open to let the sunshine pour inside. This calls for a drink that brings us all together. Makes about 4 servings. Ingredients 2 cups heavy cream 1 cup grated or […]

Baileys Irish Cream Iced Coffee

Baileys Irish Cream Iced Coffee

Ingredients: 4 ounces Baileys Irish Cream 8 ounces quality coffee 1-ounce Irish Whiskey Ice (optional) Baileys whoop cream 2 fresh cloves Brew coffee and stir together with Irish cream & whiskey for a loverly hot drink. For a chilled coffee, place Irish cream, coffee, and whiskey in a shaker with ice. Shake […]

Easy Fried Chicken Recipe and a Graduation

Easy Fried Chicken Recipe and a Graduation

This week was dotter’s graduation. I am excited to see the professional’s shot of this one. Finding the kids we know in my copy is like playing Where’s Waldo. Besides the graduates tossing their caps in the air to celebrate, there were grad parties throughout […]