Dragon Fruit, Straberry Mojito

Summertime is in full swing with pool parties and BBQs. This drink is one that is not super sweet, but instead refreshing. The sweetness is coming from the fruit itself; so there are no added sugar or sweeteners. When I came across the dragon fruit, I knew that I wanted to try it and as…

Drunken Hazelnut Brownie

Sometimes we just want that easy fix with a brownie.  In this case I used dark chocolate brownie mix and added a tablespoon of dark rum and half cup of hazelnuts chopped.  A super easy fix and the kids loved helping me out.  Who doesn’t enjoy a nice chewy brownie with some fruit to make you not feel…

Sangria

A fun thing to do is to come up with different things to put in Sangria.  Traditional Sangria usually has oranges, lemons, limes etc.  But I wanted something a little more festive.  Since I still had some pomegranate seeds, and granny smith apples left from cooking with I decided to use them in my Sangria and of course I added a…