Pumpkin Steamers

These Pumpkin Steamers have become a favorite around our house in the fall.  A local cafe and bakery and Starbucks carry a pumpkin steamer drink around this time of year, and they are delicious, but can get a little pricey when everyone in the family wants one!  This recipe uses real pumpkin – canned or you … [Read more...]

Pomegranate Sunrise (Non-Alcoholic)

Since it has been SO HOT here these last few weeks, we have been trying to come up with some new Summer drinks to help keep us cool. This is our non-alcoholic version of a Tequila Sunrise– since there is no tequila or tequila flavoring in it we decided to change the name to “Pomegranate … [Read more...]

Tropical Slush

This Tropical Slush is DELICIOUS! It is the perfect thirst-quencher for a HOT summer’s day. Fancy it up by serving in hollowed out pineapples. This makes enough for a pretty good crowd (serves 20-24) so if you are making these for a smaller group you may want to half the recipe.

Frozen Hot Chocolate

I LOVE Frozen hot chocolate. In my high school years I loved walking up to our local Dairy Queen and getting these with my friends (everything was pretty much walking-distance where we grew up). So many fond memories. In my opinion this tastes best in either a frosted mug or a styrofoam cup. If you … [Read more...]

Pineapple Delights

Pineapple Delights. These are so much FUN. I mean… come on, who doesn’t want to eat sherbet out of a pineapple?! Best thing EVER! They serve these at the Polynesian Cultural Center in Hawaii where I used to work as a waitress. I know you are probably thinking, “Where hasn’t this girl worked?”  I know, … [Read more...]