Blushing Collins {Blood Orange Cocktail}

Blushing Collins {Blood Orange Cocktail} recipe | FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe for a blood orange twist on a traditional Tom Collins cocktail, made either with the classic gin or with vodka, plus a bonus recipe for a non-alcoholic spritzer version. We walked into the grocery store together, a mass of arms and legs of various heights clad in puffy winter coats. The weekly shopping […]

Cranberry Orange Dark ‘n’ Stormy Cocktails

Cranberry Orange Dark 'n' Stormy Cocktails | FoodforMyFamily.com

A cranberry-infused rum Dark ‘n’ Stormy with orange bitters for a holiday twist on this classic cocktail recipe. ¬† Ah, November, with your howling wind and barren trees, brown grass rolling across the landscape as we wait for a blanket of snow to change our color palette from browns and greens to greys and blues. […]

Lemon Balm Watermelon Green Iced Tea: Cold Brew

Lemon Balm Watermelon Green Iced Tea #recipe via FoodforMyFamily.com

A hint of lemon balm and a healthy amount of sweet watermelon in this recipe turn ordinary green iced tea into a refreshing summer cooler. It was finally hot. The kind of heat where you get out of the shower and by the time you’re done toweling off, you’re covered in a thin layer of […]

Peach Sorbet Bellini and Spritzer

Peach Sorbet and Bellini Spritzer #Recipe via FoodforMyFamily.com

Silky smooth peach sorbet bobs lightly in their bubbly bath in this frozen take on bellini. Serve this easy recipe with a spicy ginger ale or sparkling juice for a virgin take on this classic cocktail. Peaches announce their presence with sweet scented air, enticing you with their velvety soft surface that promises bright juicy […]

Green Monster Smoothies Fit for Freezing

Green Monster Freezer Smoothies #recipe via FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe for a green mango monster smoothie that is fit for freezing and sending in the lunch box for school lunches or enjoying immediately. Plus, a Magimix by Robot-Coupe Food Processor is up for grabs! If I were to keep a list of things I am in continuous denial about you may find such […]

Homemade Irish Cream and a Happy New Year

Homemade Irish Cream #recipe via FoodforMyFamily.com

A recipe to make your own homemade Irish cream using Irish whiskey, coffee, chocolate, and of course, cream. A delightful toast to the New Year. So we head towards the close of another year on the Gregorian calendar. The end of the year and the beginning of a new one always seems like a good […]

Homemade Pear Italian Sodas with Cardamom Cream

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Make your own homemade Italian soda with fresh pear syrup and top it all off with cardamom cream. My house is full. There are four small bodies that fill it daily with their voices, loud and fun, quiet and contemplative. They fill it with their clothes, hastily thrown in the corner, discarded in the middle […]