There are a handful of drinks that have the same comforting taste and gorgeous look as apple cider. I will show you in a minute how to make it, but let’s begin with our visit to a nearby apple orchard that I had been hoping for last week. We arrived as soon as it opened since the orchard is only about 15 minutes away from our house. It was a crisp and sunny morning, which added to the ultimate apple orchard experience. It couldn’t have been more beautiful. As soon as we got out of the car, we snagged a couple bags and started picking our own apples. [Read more…]
It’s hot, hot, hot outside! And I absolutely love it. We Midwesterners are used to drastic temperatures. I am pretty sure we can have an hour long conversation about the differing conditions. It is no secret that Minnesota is known for its massive amounts of snow and utterly cold temperatures in the winter and beyond. A little over three months ago we were hit with a massive snowstorm and thought that spring would never find its way. Back then I could only dream of temperatures that would allow me to step outside without snow pants, boots, and winter coat. Because I love summertime (don’t get me wrong, I can appreciate all seasons… can’t wait for pumpkin-themed-everything to get here), I am planning on soaking up every ray of sunshine as long as I possibly can, I decided to make you a drink today!