Blueberry Tea

Lady Behind The Curtain - Blueberry Tea

Cool down with this refreshing summer blueberry tea made with fresh blueberries! PrintBlueberry Tea Prep Time: 10 minutesCook Time: 1 hour, 15 minutesTotal Time: 1 hour, 25 minutes Yield: 2 quarts IngredientsFor the Blueberries: 1 pound container of fresh blueberries 2 tablespoons sugar** 3 tablespoons water For the Tea: 2 quarts water, divided 5 tea bags 2/3 cup sugar**InstructionsFor the Blueberries: Place the blueberries, sugar and water into a blender and blend until liquefied. Set aside. For the Tea: In a medium saucepan bring 1 quart of water to a boil. Take off heat. Add tea bags and cover for … Continue reading

Cast Party Wednesday #97

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WELCOME TO ANOTHER CAST PARTY WEDNESDAY! I’m was so happy to see some NEW bloggers joining us last week and the return of my faithful bloggers.  I really appreciate you taking the time to share your creations here at Cast Party Wednesday! I hope everyone is having an AWESOME week!  All of your ideas, projects, printables and recipes are so amazing! I appreciate each and EVERY one of you!  THANK YOU! ——————————————————————————————————————————————— RULES ALL POSTS ARE WELCOME! THE POST YOU ENTER MUST BE MADE BY YOU. PLEASE NO GIVE AWAYS OR PARTIES. By submitting your post you give me permission to promote … Continue reading

Almond Cherry Mini Cone Cupcakes

Lady Behind The Curtain - Almond Cherry Mini Cone Cupcakes

FUN FOR THE KIDS! Bring tons of fun to the party with these cute almond cherry mini cone cupcakes!  The perfect size for little ones and bite size for us bigger kids.  Simple to make and fun to eat.  Make sure you add these fun cupcakes to your next party. PrintAlmond Cherry Mini Cone Cupcakes Prep Time: 40 minutesCook Time: 15 minutesTotal Time: 55 minutes Yield: Makes 36 Mini Cupcake ConesServing Size: 1 Mini Cone IngredientsFor the Cupcakes: 1 boxed cake mix-plus ingredients to make cake 1 teaspoon almond extract 1/2 cup cherry flavored chips, chopped 3 tablespoons blue sprinkles … Continue reading

Pineapple, Strawberry & Blueberry Protein Smoothie

Lady Behind The Curtain - Pineapple Strawberry & Blueberry Protein Smoothie

Packed with vitamins for breakfast or lunch treat yourselves to something not only good but nutritious!  And the good new is the whole pitcher of this delicious pineapple, strawberry & blueberry protein smoothie comes in at only 296 CALORIES! PrintPineapple, Strawberry & Blueberry Protein Smoothie Prep Time: 10 minutesTotal Time: 10 minutes Yield: 1 ServingServing Size: The whole pitcherCalories per serving: 296 Ingredients1 cup fresh pineapple, chopped 1 cup fresh strawberries, chopped 1 cup fresh blueberries 12 ounces water 2 scoops of a vanilla or cream flavored protein mix ( mine is only 90 calories per 2 heaping scoops) 10 ice cubes InstructionsIn … Continue reading

{Pumpkin Bread} Fruit Cake Style

Lady Behind The Curtain - Pumpkin Bread Fruit Cake Style

Take the basic pumpkin bread recipe {link below}, add a few more ingredients to make a completely new and delicious bread. {Pumpkin Bread} Fruit Cake Style Prepare as directed {from the pumpkin bread recipe}, except stir 1-1/2 cups chopped mixed dried fruit or candied fruit into the batter.  After cooling bread , drizzle with vanilla drizzle.  For vanilla drizzle, in a small bowl stir together 1 cup powdered sugar, 2 tablespoons vanilla.  Stir to make drizzling consistency.  Add additional vanilla if needed.  EXTRA–If you want to add another flavored glaze swap out the vanilla for brandy. MAKES 2 LOAVES PUMPKIN … Continue reading

{Pumpkin Bread} Chocolate Frosted

Lady Behind The Curtain - Pumpkin Bread Chocolate Frosted

Take the basic pumpkin bread recipe {link below}, add a few more ingredients to make a completely new and delicious bread. {Pumpkin Bread} Chocolate Frosted Recipe Prepare as directed {from the pumpkin bread recipe}.  Spread loaves with cocoa-spice frosting.  For cocoa spice frosting, beat 3 tablespoons butter, softened.  Beat in 1 cup powdered sugar, 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder,1 tablespoon milk, 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon, 1/2 teaspoon instant espresso coffee powder, and 1/2 teaspoon vanilla until combined.  Beat in 1 cup additional powdered sugar until combined.  Beat in additional milk, 1 teaspoon at a time, to make desired consistence. MAKES … Continue reading