Shamrock “cocoa”

Shamrock “cocoa”

I put “cocoa” in quotation marks because there is no actual cocoa butter in this beverage, unless you melt some real white chocolate chips and stir those in. But I do not recommend doing that because (a) they are a bit too sweet, and (b) I have done it...
Vanilla milk (Snowman Cocoa)

Vanilla milk (Snowman Cocoa)

Try this recipe as an all-vanilla alternative to hot chocolate. I have a weird food sensitivity and I can’t have hot chocolate. For a long time I made a version of “hot white” which involved melting white chocolate chips into milk. It’s kind of a pain. Kind of a...
Add peppermint candy to your coffee

Add peppermint candy to your coffee

Drop a starlight peppermint into the bottom of your coffee cup before you add the coffee. The hot coffee melts the candy and adds instant peppermint flavor to your morning brew! (Image credit: mypstudio) You might also like these posts… Add peppermint candy to...
November week 3

November week 3

Go tea shopping, either at a specialty store or just browsing the tea aisle at the supermarket. There are so many varieties now, you could be experimenting for days. But for now, just choose a new one that seems to call out to you.  I like the Red Velvet Cake flavor...
Spiced hot chocolate mix

Spiced hot chocolate mix

Add a few cinnamon sticks and a teaspoon of ground allspice to a tin of hot chocolate mix. Seal it back up and save it for a Christmas gift or keep it on the shelf to enjoy for yourself. (Image credit: bhofack2) You might also like these posts… Spiced hot...