Fall Coffee & Hot Drink Recipes

I absolutely love fall! It's my favorite time of the year. I love hoodies, campfires, cuddling under a blanket in sweat pants watching movies and hot drinks---I love hot drinks! Since we recently started school (we homeschool, for those that may not have been around much), I've been playing around with coffee and other hot drinks---this momma runs on hugs, kisses and COFFEE!!!! I thought you might like this list of yummy recipes I compiled from some friends of ours. (You're welcome!) Enjoy! Crockpot Hot Chocolate -Even the kiddos can enjoy this one! Caramel Apple Cider- I'm not a huge apple cider fan, but boy does this taste yummy! It's like eating caramel apples! Slow Cooker Apple Cider- Why buy apple cider when you can make your own? This recipe is super easy too! Pumpkin Spiced Latte- What would a list of hot fall beverages be without a pumpkin spiced latte recipe? Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spiced Latte- This is another great pumpkin latte that you MUST try! Pumpkin Pie Hot … [Read more...]

Healthy Juice in the Box

*This post is sponsored by Juice in the Box. All opinions expressed are our own. We only give honest reviews. My boys wanted to be independent at very young ages, and I was all for giving them little bits of independence, even if it meant I may have small messes to clean up and a little extra work. Don't get me wrong, there were times when I simply wanted to take the easy way out, but there wasn't always an easy way. I didn't want my boys drinking from sippy cups, yet there were times when I really couldn't have them spilling and making messes; like when we were visiting with family and friends, or when we were taking a car ride. Those juice boxes that you can buy in the stores were perfect for these times. That is until I started seeing reports of mold and other things being found inside the boxes. It was this that caused me to question any drink that I couldn't clearly see the contents of. I was really leery of anything that wasn't in a plastic or glass bottle, and to be honest I … [Read more...]