Drinks

Decadent Hot Chocolate

Decadent Hot Chocolate

As the weather changes from cool to cold, you’ll need a delicious and easy recipe for Decadent Hot Chocolate to warm you up. Made with heavy cream, milk and two kinds of chocolate your belly will love you for it! Yes, you can take the easy way out and buy […]

Featured Product: Mavi Stir-Licious Flavored Chocolate Spoons

Featured Product: Mavi Stir-Licious Flavored Chocolate Spoons

The leaves haven’t turned red yet and Pinterest is full of winter recipes and ideas. Too early? Maybe… Then again everything looks so good I can’t help but get into the holiday spirit! Candy Cane Cookies, Christmas Tree Pinwheel Tortilla Wraps… the ideas are endless… like HOT CHOCOLATE! Mmm! My family […]

Featured Product: Amelia’s Jams

Featured Product: Amelia’s Jams

Whenever I visit a market in Shanghai I immediately beeline it over to Sarah from Amelia’s to discover their latest concoction. I am not embarrassed to admit that I’ve eaten a jar full of her jam with a spoon. Alone. In less than 60 seconds. That poor jar of Cranberry Chutney never […]

Purple Rain Smoothie

Purple Rain Smoothie

It tasted delicious and because it was so pretty and purple no one assumed there was anything in here that would raise eyebrows. Since the cabbage, dragonfruit and blueberries are not very sweet, you are relying on the ripe banana and honey to give this drink the sweetness that it needs.

Strawberry Lemonade

Strawberry Lemonade

  Tonight I wanted to give my Little Nomad’s a special treat without baking up a storm in my kitchen. So I thought about what ingredients I had at home. I have a refrigerator drawer full of lemons as well as lots and lots of strawberries (¬•8.5 for a pound right […]

Sunrise Smoothie

Sunrise Smoothie

When I turned 16 I told my parents I wanted a job. They offered me a credit card. Most 16 year olds would have taken the card and ran to The Gap, but not me. I wanted a job. I wanted to earn my own money. So my dad contacted his […]

Because Sometimes YOU Deserve a Treat.. Oreo Milkshake

Because Sometimes YOU Deserve a Treat.. Oreo Milkshake

Have you ever had one of those days where you feel like YOU deserve a treat? Sure you could tell the kiddos or hubby that you made them something special. Because you love them just that much. But (and don’t be ashamed to admit!) deep down you actually¬†made it for […]