YUM! Gingerbread Spice Latte

We can all picture our perfect day during the Fall season. It would involve being all cozy as the weather starts to turn into sweater weather. It involves being lazy and snuggling up with the softest blanket that you can find. And, of course, we can picture ourselves sipping on a hot drink and warming our soul!

It’s the perfect time of the year to try out this delicious Gingerbread Spice Latte to get you excited about the upcoming autumnal vibes.

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What You’ll Need
– 1 cup Milk of choice
– 2 tsp Instant Coffee
– 1/4 cup boiling water
– 1/2 tsp Ground Ginger
– 1/2 tsp Ground Cloves
– 1/2 tsp Cinnamon
– 1 tsp Vanilla Extract (or sweetener of your choice)

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In a mug, add 2 tsps of coffee to your boiling water and stir. Then add your sweetener of choice.

Now you can add all your spices into the mix – ginger, cloves and cinnamon. Then stir.

Froth and heat your milk. If you don’t have a milk frother, heat up the milk and blend it for a few seconds.

Combine and stir all ingredients together, sprinkle some extra Cinnamon on top and enjoy!

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3 Baking Recipe’s to Try This Fall

It’s that time of the year where you get the urge to bake up something so irresistibly delicious.

It must be the cooler weather or the colour that all the leaves are turning. Whatever it is, just go with it and pig out on these amazing baking treats. Bake up something with your pals, make a batch as a gift or have it all to yourself. Just have fun with it!

 

Melt-In-Your-Mouth Maple Cinnamon Rolls via sallysbakingaddiction.com

 

Three Ingredient Fudge via thebigmansworld.com

S’more Cupcakes via cakequirk.blogspot.com.au

 

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FRESH AS: Green Tea Lime Cooler

It’s about to get ridiculously hot in here. Go ahead and get some fresh coolers into you and get ready for the Summertime, you babe!

We all know that Green Tea is amazing for you – it’s super healthy and has tons of benefits but who wants to drink a cup of hot tea in hot weather? Not you!

So here’s a way you can incorporate the same Green Tea health kick into a fresh as summer drink to share around with your friends and fam! Cool down and fresh up with a quick and easy Green Tea Lime Cooler.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

– Ice Cubes
– A sweetener of your choice (I’m using 1 tsp Honey)
– 1 Green Tea bag
– Juice of Half a Lime
– A few Mint Leaves

SERVES 1

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Boil water and make a cup of Green Tea. Add your sweetener while it’s still hot, then leave to infuse for about 5 minutes.

Then, add the juice of 1 Lime and stir.

Transfer the Tea into a tall glass of ice and garnish with a few leaves of Mint.

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FRESH AS: Bubbly Margarita Water

Time to freshen up with every sip of this Bubbly Margarita Water! This super easy drink can be whipped up any day when you need that little extra kick in these warm Spring days. Obviously, you can be cheeky and add a little Tequila into this mix if you’re wanting something for your inner party gal.

What You’ll Need

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– Sparkling Water
– Ice
– 1/2 Lime
– 1/4 Orange
– Sea Salt

Fill half a glass with ice. Then add the juice of 1/2 Lime and 1/4 Orange.

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Top it off with sparkling water and add a pinch of Sea Salt for extra freshness.

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Fancy it up with a slice of Lime on the rim of your glass (if it’s not Instagram worthy, I’ll send it back), stick in a straw, stir and sip. AHHH

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If you liked this FRESH AS drink, check out this DIY to keep refreshed this Spring!

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Foodie Diary

Cos we know you love it.

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Food is nourishment for our bodies so why not eat what’s good?
Here’s a collection of photos of places I’ve tried in the past couple of months that deserve to be checked out.

1. Bachi Burger – Kiki’s Burger w/ fried egg
Las Vegas, NV

2. Bachi Burger – Oxtail Fries
Las Vegas, NV

3. Break of Dawn – Ham & Eggs
Laguna Hills, CA

4. EMC Seafood & Raw Bar
Clam chowder, Soft shell crab sliders, fries w/ truffle mushroom aioli, garlic noodles, clam chowders, two oysters.
*good for happy hour!
Los Angeles, CA

5. Creamistry – Birthday Cake w/ extra sprinkles
Cerritos, CA

6. Rialto Cafe – Rialto Rancheros, home fries, and Eggs in the Nest
Fullerton, CA

7. Yardhouse – Surf & Turf Burger
Long Beach, CA

8. Made by Yours Truly 🙂 – Surf & Turf with sriracha butter

9. Umami – Surprise Me Special
Irvine, CA

10. El Pollo Inka – Lomo Saltado
Torrance, CA

*This is a diary of my food eaten over a period of the past couple of months so don’t get all crazy loll.
If you have any food favorites, let us know! 🙂

XO,
Cherie