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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies and Cream Breakfast Shake

In my opinion, the very best breakfasts are ones that can easily double as dessert. A minimal amount of work, effort, and dish cleaning also makes for an ideal morning meal situation. No more than 2 dirty dishes before noon… it’s a law in our house. The good news…? This Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies and Cream Breakfast Shake is the …

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Italian Hot Chocolate – Thick and Decadent

Hot chocolate is the ultimate, comforting drink to curl up with on the couch with a cozy blanket, fluffy socks and a good movie. At this time of year, it’s one of my favourite things to do, especially when it’s bitterly cold outside. I first tried this sweet treat when I was young and on holiday in Milan with my …

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JAMUN JUICE / JAMUN DRINK / BLACK PLUM JUICE / BLACK BERRY JUICE

Jamun, a summer fruit, is full of iron, folic acid, potassium, calcium. Vitamin A&C are found in abundant in this tiny fruit. It helps in increasing hemoglobin count, relieves constipation, arthritis, acidity.My kids don’t like to eat Jamun so am I. I find it very difficult to swallow because of its typical trait. Neither I like it’s taste. But when nature …

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The Perfect Margarita, According to Me

Mastering the Margarita requires a certain amount of practice, which is the good news and the bad news, but once you dial-in your perfect ratio, it’s a really easy cocktail to replicate. The classic recipe is three parts tequila, two parts triple sec, and one part freshly squeezed lime juice, and you should probably start off pretty close to that, …

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Horchata – No Tigers Were Harmed in the Making of this Drink

When it comes to delicious, unique, and refreshing summer drinks, it’s hard to beat horchata. There are countless ways to make this, but my preferred method is easy, relatively quick, and doesn’t require any tigernuts, whatever those are. Apparently, that’s what the original Spanish version contained, among other things, but we’re doing a Mexican-style horchata, which is done with rice …

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PAAN SHAKE / PAAN DRINK / BETEL LEAVES DRINK / BETEL LEAVES SHAKE

Betel leaves, from  using it in prayers and religious ceremonies to eating it in the form of a ‘paan’, betel leaves contain many curative and healing health benefits. The leaves are full of vitamins like vitamin C, thiamine, niacin and many more. It has many medicinal values from giving relief from constipation, gastric pain, diabetes. It even eases bronchitis, relieves …

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PINEAPPLE MOJITO

Mojito is a perfect drink that is served during hot summer months which is incredibly easy to make. This homemade Pineapple mojito will beat the ones served at famous outlets like KFC. INGREDIENTS For 1 glass of pineapple Mojito you require:1 tsp sugar1/2 lemon (cut into 4 wedges)3-4 cubes of pineapple 3-4 mint leaves1/4 cup pineapple juice1/2 cup sprite / limca …

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BADAM MILK, KESAR BADAM MILK, CHILLED KESAR BADAM MILK

INGREDIENTS 1 liter milk20 almonds15 cashews1 tsp cardamom powder8-9 kesar / saffron strands1 cup sugar (adjust according to your taste buds) METHODSoak almonds overnight or you can soak them in hot boiling water for 2 hours and keep aside. Remove the skin. Transfer almond and cashews in blender jar, add 1/2 cup milk and grind to make smooth and fine paste. …

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Young Sweet Coconut…It’s so good for you

so refreshing… so beautiful… so delicious !!! dice it up and add to fresh coco water or any drink and make a COCONUT BOBA  add fresh fruit and drink straight from the NUT ! there’s a load of information on the web about the health benefits so i won’t bore you with the details but GOOGLE…check HERE for the  benefits of …

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Big Green Drink…VITAMIX

HEALTHY HEALTHY HEALTHY !!! BIG GREEN DRINK i prefer the VITAMIX method… WHAT YOU PUT IN IS WHAT YOU GET OUT maybe someday i might buy a real juicer for something different, but for now i enjoy the vitamix.  it retains all, i mean ALL the nutrients and fiber everyBODY is looking for. PS…the biggest selling point for me was …

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