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Homemade Starbucks Caramel Brulée Latte
Drinks, Just For Grown Ups

Homemade Starbucks Caramel Brulée Latte

By On December 19, 2012

As far as copycat recipes go, this one is pretty darn close to what you get at Starbucks. Though the mix can't be made in advance (unlike the Gingerbread Latte or Pumpkin… Read More

Homemade Starbucks Gingerbread Latte
Drinks, Just For Grown Ups, My Recipes

Homemade Starbucks Gingerbread Latte

By On December 3, 2012

Every winter there are two drinks I look forward to at Starbucks: the Gingerbread Latte and the Caramel Brûlée Latte. But lets face it, there's no way I'm bundling a toddler into… Read More

Hot Spiced Tea and Cookies
Desserts, Just For Grown Ups

Hot Spiced Tea and Chocolate Chip Cookies

By On November 16, 2012

Similar to chai, this hot spiced tea is made with black tea,1/2 a cinnamon stick, whole cloves, peppercorns and a touch of vanilla. After sweetening with honey, I love cupping a warm… Read More

Strawberry Sangria
Drinks, Just For Grown Ups, Main Dishes, My Recipes, Quick & Easy, Recipes

Strawberry Sangria and Quick Garlic-Spinach Pasta

By On March 20, 2012

This easy Strawberry Sangria is made with diced strawberries, Sprite and good wine. Serve with a simple spinach pasta dish and enjoy during nap time for maximum benefit.… Read More

Grand Marnier Hot Chocolate
Drinks, Just For Grown Ups, My Recipes

Grand Marnier Hot Chocolate (For Grown Ups)

By On December 28, 2011

It's starting to feel like winter here in Vermont. My weather app says it feels like -3F outside and there's a howling wind rapping on the windows. Brrr! Is there any better… Read More

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte - Gourmet Coffee Recipes
Just For Grown Ups, Recipes

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

By On September 20, 2011

Flavored with fresh nutmeg, ground cloves and brown sugar, I used to drink homemade pumpkin-spice lattes while reading a book or dawdling at the computer. Nowadays, I pour one in a hot… Read More