Turmeric Golden Tea

Turmeric Golden Tea

A little less than two months ago, Drew and I were in Paris, wandering jet-lagged around Montmartre and eating some shockingly good empanadas. I know it’s not what most people would choose for their first meal in Paris, but we were tired and it was beginning to rain and the tiny cafe looked so welcoming. Shortly after…

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Mexican Chocolate Atole

Mexican Chocolate Atole

I am embracing fall foods like pumpkin rooibos tea from Trader Joe’s, stuffed acorn squash, and the delicious chili cookoff at work today. And there’s one unique cold weather drink I want to introduce you to. Meet Atole. Atole is a Mexican hot drink made from ground field corn mixed with water to form a thick…

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Watermelon Lemonade

Watermelon Lemonade

This Watermelon Lemonade is tart and fruity – a perfect sweet drink for a hot summer day. This was the first time I’ve made homemade lemonade, and I can confidently say that it is 100x better than canned or powdered lemonade. My favorite part of making this recipe was smelling the watermelon juice – it reminds me of…

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Nutella Amaretto Hot Chocolate

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I was introduced to alcoholic hot chocolate at Café Intermezzo in Atlanta. If you live in Atlanta (or if you are a visiting out-of-towner) and have never before experienced the wonders of Café Intermezzo, you should definitely check it out. It’s styled like an Old World European cafe, complete with romantic lighting and foreign language learning…

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