Crimson Frost: A Winter Cocktail

Crimson Frost Cocktail | StrictlyDelicious.com

Winter’s first snow came in Sunday and this coming weekend we’re due for a real and true snow storm!!! Although I’m carefully making a grocery list of the final essentials I need to stock up on before the storm hits us, I’m pretty excited about this season’s first real Richmond snowstorm! (You know… I’m excited… 

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Liver Detox Cranberry Beet Juice

Liver Detox Cranberry Beet Juice | StrictlyDelicious.com

You remember that time when 2016 came and you made all kinds of resolutions to eat and be healthier this year? I don’t make new years’ resolutions anymore because I never stick to them, but I did set a goal for myself for myself to try to be healthier and take better care of my… 

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Vanilla Ginger Pear Champagne Sparkler

Vanilla Ginger Pear Champagne Sparkler | StrictlyDelicious.com

I hope that you’re having a wonderful Christmas enjoying time with loved ones and cookies and all of the sparkling green, red, and gold things! I’m doing the same, but I just had to get you one more sparkling thing–this sweet and spicy champagne cocktail before Christmas came to a close. I owe it to… 

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Edible Homemade Christmas Gift Guide

Lavender Lemon Infused Honey | StrictlyDelicious.com

GUYS. Where the FREAK did the time go?? How are we already at the end of 2015?! And, more importantly, HOW ARE WE ALREADY JUST A WEEK FROM CHRISTMAS?!?! I’m craaazzzy about Christmas; it is by far my favorite time of year. I count down to the holiday season every year, often not waiting for… 

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Homemade Raspberry Mint Green Tea Blend

Homemade Raspberry Mint Green Tea Blend | StrictlyDelicious.com

How was your Thanksgiving holiday? Mine was perfect; it was a relaxing, indulgent set of four days spent just me and my mom. On Thanksgiving day we joined my aunt, uncle, and younger cousin for a very adult, low-key Thanksgiving dinner. Although I was originally disappointed that I wouldn’t get to see my entire extended… 

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Earl Grey “Kahlua”

Earl Grey "Kahlua" | This dark, rich, vanilla-scented liqueur brews earl grey tea instead of coffee for a divine, unique twist on homemade kahlua! via StrictlyDelicious.com

I’m just going to say the one thing that {quote} adults {unquote} are not supposed to say: I really don’t like coffee! I know I know; I’m (arguably) a grown-up with a college degree, monthly rent, and a car note. I work a 9-5 job every Monday through Friday. “Adults” like me are supposed to survive… 

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Spiced Vanilla Pumpkin Milk Steamer

Spiced Vanilla Pumpkin Milk Steamer | StrictlyDelicious.com

Humans are creatures of habit. And I am one of the most creature of habit-iest humans out there. My brain forms associations like woah. To my brain, a warm drink means either it’s time to relax and unwind or it’s time to focus and get stuff done. Honestly, although it might not seem so at… 

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Kombucha Arnold Palmer

Kombucha Arnold Palmer via StrictlyDelicious.com

This “recipe” is so simple, I don’t think I can actually call it a recipe! It’s more like a serving suggestion. But boy oh boy do I suggest the heck out of this serving! This take on an Arnold Palmer uses kombucha as the tea, which means your favorite refreshing cold drink just got a lot… 

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10 Summer Drinks for Any Occassion

inger Hibiscus Lemonade | StrictlyDelicious.com

We are smack dab in the middle of glorious summer, and I know delicious summer beverages are all on your mind. We’re trying to stay hydrated, we’re serving pretty drinks at our evening and weekend hangouts, and we’re putting our feet up on the deck after a long week. We just can’t get enough of… 

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Love Your Body Green Juice

Love Your Body Green Juice | StrictlyDelicious.com

Every now and then you just need to remind your body how much you love it and nourish it deeply with some healthy, energetic GOOD STUFF. And this natural, homemade green juice is indeed THE GOOD STUFF. This detoxifying healthy juice (made in a blender, so no juicer is needed) is cool, hydrating, and deliciously refreshing…. 

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