Leaves of Splendor: 15 Facts that Will Help You Make the Best Tea

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How to make the best tea can be pretty subjective considering the many different ways there are to drink this popular beverage. And it is extremely popular. According to the Tea Association of the U.S.A., "On any given day, over 158 million…

10 New Smoothie Recipes You Definitely Haven't Tried

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We're always on the lookout for tasty and healthy new smoothie recipes. Smoothies are a fantastic and tasty way to up your fruit and veggie intake as long as you're careful to avoid added sugar and stick to a 70/30 veggie to fruit ratio. According…

Quench Your Halloween Thirst with Blueberry Rickety Eyeball Punch

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This punch recipe shared with us by Food is a spookified version of a classic rickey. It’s a refreshing drink for kids after a long night of trick-or-treating. Just add some gin, and it's an equally delicious after-dark cocktail…
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Ah So Refreshing: Liquid Cool Detox Drink

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Summer brings awesome outdoor activities, trips to the zoo and kids’ birthday parties lasting long into the evening. Thanks to all of the above, for my family, summer also comes with sunburns and unquenchable thirst! We tend to get hot fast…

Summer Royalty in a Glass: Princess Nectar

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Anyone else feeling the pressure to plan the perfect princess party for your daughter? Summer birthdays always seem to have expectations of ridiculous magnitudes; from outdoor location to food served to the perfect party punch. The fact of…

Fresh Summer Fun: Cucumber Splash Drink

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I’ve been known to add cucumbers to my water from time to time during the summer months. It’s so hot and dry and I get so dehydrated I have to drink a ton of water to keep up. But, why not add some zesty taste to plain water, just to make…
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Mocktails From Mixologist Tyler Lymer

Mocktails (non-alcoholic cocktails) are growing in sophistication and popularity. Instead of hangover-inducing, high-calorie cocktails, award winning mixologist Tyler Lymer’s handcrafted mocktails include specialty ingredients such as HYDRIVE…
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Entertaining: Sylvia's Mexican Punch

This traditional Mexican Punch is a fixture in many homes during the holiday season. Served warm or cold, you might consider treating your guests to the warm version. Made with cinnamon, dried hibiscus flowers, and tamarind...this delightful…