Monday, March 12, 2012

Warm Weather Treat

This weekend was so beautiful and warm, gives you a little taste of what spring will bring.  So excited for spring and summer-----Most of the weekend was spent outside playing and soaking in the sun and indulging in a few tasty treats.

This is a must try this coming spring and summer.  The perfect way to cool off and quench your thirst.  Plus, their super-duper yummy!

Blueberry Italian Soda

~Homemade Blueberry or Strawberry syrup
~Club Soda
~Cream (Half and Half)

Fill a glass with ice. Pour 1/4 parts syrup over the ice.  Add in club soda. Pour in a small amount of cream. Stir and Enjoy

Recipe for Homemade sweet syrup
~1 cup sugar
~1 cup water
~1 1/2 cup blueberries or 2 cups strawberries

Boil the sugar & water until sugar is dissolved. Add the berries & boil for at least 10 mins.  Simmer for 10 more mins, berries should be mushy. Strain mixture over bowl & reserve the liquid.  Discard the berries (or keep for a topping for ice cream). Let mixture cool.  

How was everyone's weekend?  Hope you got to enjoy something that you loved!  Be back tomorrow with a fun and whimsy project.  XO


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