Classic Cocoa Recipe
Layer the ingredients for homemade cocoa in a jar, add a ribbon and a tag, and you have a simple but stylish gift. This mix will fill a 1-quart jar (12 servings), but if your containers are different sizes, just keep the ratio of ingredients constant. On the back of the tag, write: "Mix contents in a large bowl. For each serving, place 1/3 cup cocoa mix in a mug and stir in 1 cup boiling water. Store remaining mix in airtight container."
How to Decorate a Christmas Mantel / Mantle (Step-by-Step Tutorial) - A Pop of Pretty Blog (Canadian Home Decorating Blog - St. John's, Canada)
One question I get asked a lot this time of year is how I decorated my Christmas mantel. When I tell them that it’s actually really easy, it seems they don’t always believe me! But, truly, it’s not really all that hard to create a traditional look with layers of full greenery and ribbon, if …
Homemade beer mustard recipe
Mustard is so very easy to make and the perfect addition to a ham sandwich. It makes a great homemade gift too.
Strawberry Infused Vodka - Shutterbean
Strawberry Infused Vodka Makes about 2 1/4 cups vodka (depending on how much you squeeze out of the strawberries) (recipe from Sean Timberlake of Punk Domestics) 2 pints fresh, ripe strawberries quartered 750 ml vodka (I used Pearl Vodka!) Combine the berries & vodka in a seal-able container large enough to contain it all. Seal, […]
Skittles Vodka Recipe | Mix That Drink
Skittles vodka... works great with rum too! I made this with Rum and it's so much better! Smooth, sweet and taste just like the Skittles. Can be imbibed straight, but if you add a mixer like Sprite, Ginger Ale, etc. then be careful because it just taste like a Skittles drink without the alcohol. It's REALLY good and you won't realize how much you're drinking.
.cranberry lime vodka.
YUM, YUM, YUM. As I mentioned here a while ago, Peter and I have been making our infamous Sour Cherry Vodka for years. It's one of those things that always gets me super excited for Christmas to arrive. However, the other day I came across this recipe that made me think of our Vodka infusing holiday tradition and missing a batch of the sweet nectar is produces. So I'm giving this a try....in November. It's close enough to Christmas to indulge, and besides, who says you need a holiday to…