Drink Recipes

Green smoothie food processor

52 Weeks of Kale – Green Smoothies

In September 2013 I decided to expand my repertoire of kale recipes by posting a new recipe every week. The 52 Weeks of Kale project was…

Cold fighting tea

Cold-Fighting Citrus Tea

Last week I came down with a horrible cold, despite it being the middle of summer here in Australia. I don't like taking medicine unless I have to,…

grapefruit-berry-green-smoothie

Grapefruit and Berry Green Smoothie

Lately I have been drinking green smoothies as part of my breakfast. This one is my current favourite, because it's not too sweet and the grapefruit…

Green smoothie ingredients

Green smoothies

About a year ago I did the Vegan Easy Challenge, where I went vegan for 30 days to try it out. While veganism wasn't for me in the long term, I still…

Homemade hard cider

Homemade Alcoholic Cider

Since beginning a gluten free diet, I've had to switch from drinking beer to drinking cider. I like the taste, but good cider is really, really…

Chai tea mix

Homemade Gift Ideas – Chai Tea Mix

I love Christmas! I know it's a bit daggy and uncool to admit that, but I do. I come from a large extended family and, especially now that I live…

Lemon water

Homemade Vitamin Water

If you want to be healthy and save money at the same time, one of the best things you can do is drink water. Water is necessary for every cell in…

real food chocolate milk

Real Chocolate Milk

Lately I've been buying raw milk from the markets. Since it's not cheap and I have a bit of a history of letting milk go to waste, I've been making…

Chocolate smoothie

The Yummiest Smoothie

Disclaimer: This recipe is neither super-frugal or super-healthy, but it is super-delicious :) I have been experimenting with making smoothies in…

Watermelon and mint slushy

Watermelon and Mint Slushies

Recently I posted that I had half a watermelon leftover before we headed to Melbourne, which I saved by covering in clingwrap and sticking into the…