Homemade Apple Cider

What says fall more than a warm glass of homemade apple cider? This drink makes your house smell amazing. My mom said, “Realtors should really use this recipe when they want to sell a house. It smells so cozy!” You do need a couple of hours to make homemade cider but it’s mostly all inactive…

Mint Simple Syrup

One of my all-time favorite ingredients! Homemade mint simple syrup is so easy to make! Just heat sugar, water, and mint leaves until the sugar dissolves, let it cool, then strain the mint leaves out. You’re left with a delicious simple syrup that’ll keep in a jar in the fridge for about a week. This…

Lavender Julep

It’s a rare day that I post a recipe the same day that I made something but I’m sitting here drinking this lavender julep and I just had to share the recipe with you ASAP. I’m a bourbon girl, what can I say? There’s little I love more than a frosty julep glass and a…

Soley Coco Slick

When my friend Ashley asked me if I could create a recipe for Soley, I had never heard of the stuff before but man am I addicted now! It’s basically alcoholic juiced fruit that’s freaking delicious on its own or mixed as a cocktail. It’s distilled from sugar cane, kept in the fridge, and is…

Blackberry Smash

Want a refreshing summer cocktail? Muddle some juicy summer blackberries with maple syrup, garden mint, and mix with bourbon for a delicious and easy treat. Blackberry Smash 3.5 oz bourbon .75 oz maple syrup 8 blackberries 5 mint leaves Ice Muddle blackberries with maple syrup and mint. Pour bourbon over mixture and give it a…

Mint Greek Frappé

What a delightful afternoon pick me up! I’ve shaken up my Greek Frappé with mint simple syrup that I had leftover in the fridge from making Mint Juleps. I love the subtle addition of mint here. This tastes like a Starbucks drink for a fraction of the price! It’s so easy to make too. You…

Lavender Dalgona (Whipped) Coffee

I adore lavender coffee. I feel like I’ve sampled every lavender latte Dallas has to offer. I keep homemade lavender sugar in my pantry and it made the most amazing dalgona coffee! What is dalgona coffee? It’s a whipped coffee drink layered over milk with a 1:1:1 ratio (one part coffee, one part sugar, one…

Luke Skywalker’s Green Milk

“In my experience there is no such thing as luck.” – Obi-Wan Kenobi I was raised on Star Wars. My mom is the biggest Star Wars fan. She saw Episode IV in theaters on opening night and was that person who went into the office on Monday insisting that everyone go see it. I don’t even remember…

Greek Frappe

Whipped coffee is all the rage right now but the Greeks have been doing it long before it was trendy. Here’s how to make a Greek Frappe. Note: if you don’t have a frother, you can shake the first three ingredients in a cocktail shaker until thick and creamy, then transfer to a glass and…