Drink Recipes

What better way to whet your whistle than with these crafty, satisfying cocktails, smoothies, punches, homemade coffee and ice cream drinks?! Mmm... kick back, relax and enjoy.


Old Virginia Wassail Cider

By Yvonne Corbett
This is a good drink anytime , but especially at the holidays. Great for cold...

Heavenly Hot Chocolate Mix

By Leah Stacey
I love me some hot chocolate on a cold winter's day. I got this recipe from...

Hot Chocolate Peppermint Mocha

By Cathy Nunn
This is sort of a "copy-cat" recipe... Have you ever tried McDonald's Hot Chocolate Peppermint Mocha?...

Malted White Hot Chocolate

By Lynnda Cloutier
Give traditional hot chocolate a run for its money with this lush rich vanilla version. Serve...

Trader Vick's Hot Buttered Rum Batter

By Jeanne Gliddon
I love a Hot Buttered Rum on Christmas morning but after moving to this town I...

Cinnamon Bun White Hot Chocolate

By Suzanne Larsen
I found this on the Internet and thought I'd share it with you.

Kahlua Hot Chocolate

By Vickie Parks
This is a delicious hot chocolate recipe. And with the addition of Kahlua, it's an...

Cold Days, Warm Nights Eggnog Hot Chocolate

By Melanie Campbell
The mixture of milk and eggnog makes the hot cocoa mix taste richer and it's a...

Winter Wonderland White Hot Chocolate

By Beth Pierce
This amazing six ingredient White Hot Chocolate is just what you need to take the chill...

Grown-up Rootbeer Float

By Carolyn Haas
A local liquor store carried mini bottles of 4 different Tippy Cow rum flavors. This one...

Blueberry Breakfast Shake

By Kristy K.
Great kick-start to your morning.

Orange Breakfast Shake

By NIKKI SMITH
I just Adopted this recipe, And I will be making it tomorrow for breakfast. This will...

Coffee Shake

By S I
Another JAP "orphan" recipe that I adopted/claimed. Will post a picture soon.

Raspberry Peach Breakfast Shake

By Eileen Hineline
I adopted this recipe. I love breakfast drinks and smoothies because they are good for you,fast...

Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothies

By M L
I've been experimenting with my new blender and this is what has come of it! ...

Mary Berry Smoothie

By M L
This is my go-to breakfast. I like using blueberries and strawberries, but any combination of...

Iced Tea Punch

By Carie Turner
My mother-in-law made Iced Tea Punch for my wedding rehersal dinner. Folks have always enjoyed...

Grown-Up Hot Chocolate

By Echo Day
In the amount of time it would normally take to microwave the water, mix in the...

Bella's Sherry "Nog"

By Christabel Roseau
This recipe has been adapted from a recipe found almost 5 hundred years ago. I love...

eggnog for one

By alice burt
I truly enjoy eggnog and get cravings for eggnog often. This simple recipe is just the...

Strawberry Milkshake

By Jenn Visser
I was trying to come up with a healthier version...I like the almond milk's texture, but...

Fireside Coffee Mix

By Mary Hodges
Enjoy some quiet time with Jesus and a hot cup of coffee. Great and inexpensive Christmas gift...
14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast


Pumpkin pie, pecan pie, apple pie, give us all the pies at Thanksgiving! Is it Thanksgiving if you don’t finish your feast with a slice of pie? We don’t think so. If asked to bring a pie or hosting Thanksgiving and not sure what pie to make, try one of these 14 recipes. From pumpkin […]

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey


While my Thanksgiving dinner may be smaller this year, I am still going to roast my usual-sized turkey. It’s just as easy to roast one that’s big or one that’s small. By roasting a larger one, I guarantee leftovers. They’re my favorite and I love to turn the turkey into a completely different dish. “I […]

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


Preparing a holiday meal can get pricy. However, there are ways to prepare a fantastic holiday dinner while still saving a few dollars. Planning a menu early and shopping sales are two tips. Preparing recipes with budget-friendly ingredients is also key. Potatoes are inexpensive and Hasselback potatoes make an amazing presentation. Turkey is typically the […]