Sip a Cuppa—The Best Earl Grey Tea

While it’s coffee I love in the morning, I usually keep it to one cup and drink tea for the rest of the day. Through all the different tea trends from green tea to matcha, one of my favorite teas is still a classic Earl Grey. In this article, I’ll review some of the most popular brands of Earl Grey. I’ll also get into the leafy details of this classic tea—what … Read more

Puzzled about brandy? Find out all in a glance

what does brandy taste like

Do I have some spirit people in the house? I can hear some giggling of excitement; except you are an adept non-alcoholic, you can’t have skipped sipping on some brandy to get the hang of it. Believe it or not, brandy has some health benefits which it gives, and there are many dishes that can be made using brandy and, no I am not referring to cognac alone! Besides, any … Read more

Choosing a great water filtration pitcher is about more than just good tasting water

Best Water Filter Pitcher

Whether you’re filtering out an unpleasant taste or are concerned about chemicals in your water, more and more people are choosing to filter tap water in their home. Overall, filtering tap water is less expensive than buying bottled water, and generates less plastic waste. Not sure which filtration system will be best for you? We’re here to help! Below, you’ll find my reviews of my very favorite water filtration pitchers; … Read more

All The Right Ways Your Saffron Should Taste

Still in the mood of understanding the beauty behind spices, we are onto saffron. There are so many spices out there that give heightening to our food and drinks aside from the ones we frequently patronize. Spices abound in various parts of the world which people have little or no understanding about, and saffron is one of them. Saffron falls into the category of spices which do not only give … Read more

How to make a healthy, delicious smoothie in minutes

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Smoothies are a great addition to any diet, whether for meal replacement, post-workout replenishment, or a snack between meals. They are packed with fruit, vegetables, and other nutrients and can be made in less than five minutes with minimal equipment. Once you learn the basics, the combinations and possibilities are limited only by your imagination. And, smoothies can be customized to your taste and nutritional goals. Want more protein in … Read more

Got Milk? How to Make a Milkshake Without Ice Cream

Are you tired of driving to fast food restaurants to quench your milkshake craving? Does the McDonald’s in your area seem to never have their ice cream machine up? Have you ever had a massive craving of a milkshake, but hadn’t had the means to create one yourself? Or so you thought. I’ve curated a tutorial on how you can create your favorite soft-serve inspired drink without having soft serve … Read more

Coffee Heaven at Home, Via your Grocery Store

As a coffee lover and a busy mom, I’m so happy that the selection of coffee at the grocery store has become top-notch. The popularity of specialty coffee shops has educated us all about coffee. Gone are the days of tubs of pre-ground coffee that essentially just tints your water brown (although you can still find those tubs). In this article, I’ll discuss some tips for finding and brewing fantastic … Read more

Espresso at Home: The Best Espresso Machines Under $200

best espresso machine under 200

The aroma, the deep and oily dark liquid, the frothy crema on the top. A good cup of espresso is one of my favourite treats. If you’re serious about your espresso, it might be easier on your wallet in the long run to invest in your own espresso machine. Espresso machines can run into the thousands of dollars, but if you’re not able to make that kind of investment, there … Read more