Classic Sweet Tea

Sweet tea is synonymous with Southern culture. When we order tea at a restaurant, we assume that the waiter will bring an ice cold glass of sweet tea that perfectly complements our meal. We serve tea at every Southern gathering. To make this, bring 4 cups of water to a boil and add it to 12 tea bags. Additionally, add 1/8 teaspoon of baking soda, then cover and allow it to steep for seven minutes. Meanwhile, combine 1 cup of water and 2 cups of sugar in a pot and boil for one minute. After removing the tea bags,...

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This Rainbow Latte’s Supposed to Cure Hangovers

Bella Breakdown The Good Sorts rainbow latte is more than a unicorn drink: it’s supposed to cure hangovers. NoW that’s magical. To get hydrated with this drink, combine dragon fruit pulp, coconut milk, turmeric + almond milk, and blue algae. It is only being sold for a limited time at The Good Sort in New York City. It’s hair of the...

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Off Duty Mommy: Wines to Unwind With

Sometimes… Wine is Just Necessary There are many occasions for drinking wine – when you want to unwind with friends, have a celebration, or simply need to take the edge off after a really difficult day. Whatever the occasion, buying a bottle of wine doesn’t have to be an overwhelming or expensive experience. You don’t have to know anything about tannins or be able to identify the taste of “hints of tobacco leaf” in the flavor (whatever that means). I have a few of my favorites that I would like to share with you. I think they are delicious...

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A Delicious Five-Minute Watermelon Frosé Recipe

Bella Breakdown Celebrate the last glorious month of summer with a drink that’s just as refreshing and fun as the season itself! Directions To make this fast, easy, and delicious recipe, combine 3 ½ cups of ice, 1 ½ cups chopped watermelon, ¼ cup sugar, and 2 cups rose water in a blender. Blend well and serve in a glass beautifully garnished with a small wedge of watermelon and/or lime. Enjoy! For more on the amazing benefits of watermelon check out these 25 Science-Backed Health Benefits of...

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Food Hack: Make Mimosa Popsicles

Need A Way To Stay Chill? Are you looking for a cool way to stay chill this summer? Don’t worry this ‘DIY Mimosa Popsicle’ will do the trick! What You Will Need Champagne Orange Juice Popsicle Molds Stirring Spoon Pitcher Wide glass How To Make It First take the orange juice and poor it into the popsicle molds..fill completely. Then Freeze. Once frozen remove from the popsicle mold and place upside down in a wide glass. Pour the champagne into the glass with the popsicle about half way and top it off with some orange juice. Stir and...

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