Category Archives: Drinks

Tart Cherry Ice Recipe

Tart Cherry Ice Recipe

With the hot summer days still upon us, this is a great treat to cool off with.

tart cherry ice recipe

2/3 cup sugar
2 cups (10 oz) fresh or frozen pitted tart cherries, thawed
1/4 cup lime juice


Dissolve sugar in 1-1/2 cups water in a saucepan over medium heat; let cool.
Purée cherries and lime juice in a food processor or blender until smooth.

Add cooled syrup to cherry mixture.
Pour into a shallow pan or baking dish and freeze until solid, 6 hr or overnight.
Use a fork to scrape ice into a granita-like consistency .
Spoon into serving cups and enjoy.

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Lemon Orange Mixed Drink Recipe

When it’s hot and you want something fresh and delightful to really quench your thirst try this quick & easy drink recipe.

Lemon Orange Mixed Drink

lemon orange drink

1/2 of a lemon
1  orange
1 tablespoon stevia
Ice cubes (about 1 1/4 cups)
Water (about 3 tablespoons)
Orange wedges or lemon slices (optional for garnish)

In a 16 oz  shaker bottle, squeeze the juice from the lemon and orange.
Add stevia.
Add the ice cubes.
Add the water.
Cover and shake.
Serve in a glass.
Garnish with orange wedges or lemon slices, if desired.
Makes 1 serving.

Nutrition Facts
Calories 173, Total Fat 0 g, Cholesterol 0 mg, Sodium 3 mg, Carbohydrate 45 g.

Takeya Fruit Infuser Jug & Glass Water Bottle Review

Those of you who follow me on Twitter or on Facebook know, this week I’ve been posting teasers of fruit infused water!
Now’s the time to finally share with you in one place 🙂

I had the wonderful opportunity to review the Fruit Infusion Jug from Takeya along with a glass water bottle.

I have to admit I LOVE the Fruit Infusion Jug, I could use this every day!
And did!

You can get all the recipes and watch the video here