Drink

Homemade Cherry Soda

This isnt’ the first time that we’ve dabbled in soda-making, but it has definitely been the easiest recipe! Dave’s made ginger ale, root beer and cream soda before. It’s hard to choose a favorite, but the other three usually involve well, cooking. Haha. Which isn’t a problem in itself. But it’s funny to try something […]

Cooked up on January 26, 2012

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Weekend Refreshing Beverage: Homemade Horchata

Going to a party this weekend? Is it outdoors by chance? Then this is what I suggest bringing, because that is exactly what we did last weekend: make some horchata at home. Horchata is a cool, refreshing Mexican beverage made of milk (or rice milk), cinnamon, rice and sugar. Not whole rice grains — calm […]

Cooked up on July 29, 2011

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Make some iced coffee this weekend.

Iced coffee might be the biggest racket on the planet, but darnit if it isn’t super delicious and refreshing on a warm day. I’ll tell you a secret, though: it’s just coffee! Why not make a little extra one of these weekend mornings? Then let it cool down in a glass vessel of some kind […]

Cooked up on July 23, 2011

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Just a tease.

Guess what we are working on! Really, this is my hubby’s project more than mine, though I’ll help in any way I can. We took two trips to a great store in our neighborhood, the Homebrew Exchange on Kilpatrick in the Kenton neighborhood of North Portland. It’s a great little store, and they have everything […]

Cooked up on June 28, 2011

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