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Summer Blueberry Spritzer

Summer Blueberry Spritzer

You guys. If you haven’t heard already (via Facebook or Twitter or my last Rear View Mirror post), I’m stoked to now be a part of the Modern Alternative Kitchen team! My very first post has gone live on day 3 of the site’s official launch. I’m such a proud mama (tear . . . […]

Plum & Thyme Iced Tea

Plum & Thyme Iced Tea

Scorching hot summer weather calls for a cold glass of tea or lemonade. Last week I shared an incredibly easy and healthy recipe for Strawberry Lemonade. A few weeks before that, it was Rosemary Lemonade. Today, I’m shifting gears slightly and looking at iced tea. Iced tea with plums and thyme, to be exact. I […]

Easiest, Healthiest Strawberry Lemonade Ever

Easiest, Healthiest Strawberry Lemonade Ever

I’m not lying. This could quite possibly be the most delicious, easiest to make, healthiest strawberry lemonade. Ever. Apparently I’m on a lemonade roll these days. (And if you haven’t made my Rosemary Lemonade yet, what in the world are you waiting for? There’s no refined sugar and it is ohmygoodness amazing.) But seriously, what […]

Rosemary Lemonade

Rosemary Lemonade

Forget the tiny umbrella. Throw a sprig of rosemary in my lemonade and it is summertime, baby! This Rosemary Lemonade (made without any refined sugar!) is epic. Best spring or summertime drink I’ve found. I’ve become more and more a fan of the sweet and savory combination as of late. It started with these Lemon […]

Orange Berry Green Tea Slushie

Orange Berry Green Tea Slushie

I started to call this new drink a smoothie, but it really does deserve something with more pizzaz. And the word slushie brings back all kinds of memories of being five years old wanting to go down to the 7/11 convenience store for a red slushie whenever the clock said 7:11. (Don’t laugh. You know […]