Green Tea Soda: 8 bags green tea; 4 cups boiling water; 3 Tbsp. honey or sugar ; 4 cups assorted fresh fruit, such as white or regular nectarine wedges, lime slices, blueberries, and/or raspberries; 1 liter plain or flavored sparkling water, such as raspberry, strawberry, or peach, chilled; 2 Tbsp. snipped fresh mint or 8 to 10 mint sprigs (also might work with white tea)
Dreamy Nighttime Drink: 1 cup (almond) milk, 1 tsp honey, 2 drops vanilla extract, 1 pinch ground cinnamon. Heat milk on high until the milk is very hot and begins to foam. Stir in honey and vanilla, then sprinkle with cinnamon before serving.
Slow Cooker Caramel Apple Cider, perfect on a crisp fall day!: 12 cups of apple juice – I bought a gallon and had a little leftover 6 cinnamon sticks cup of good quality jarred caramel sauce, plus more for drizzling Whipped cream
Christmas Sangria 2 bottles Merlot 1 bottle ginger ale 1 cup sugar 1 tsp ground cinnamon ½ tsp ground nutmeg ½ tsp ground clove 4 to 6 oranges or tangelos 6 to 10 cinnamon sticks 1/2 bag of cranberries