A Much-Needed Morning Smoothie | Vitamin C Boost Recipe

According to Google, 1 medium-sized orange contains 70 milligrams of Vitamin C; a banana has about 10 milligrams; 1 cup of mango has approximately 60; and (surprisingly) a few handfuls of kale contain roughly 160 milligrams! If you're keeping up, that's a whopping 300 milligrams of Vitamin C in just this one itsy-bitsy smoothie.  ...more
Nice and nutritious smoothie! :D We used to often make smoothies every morning then, but no ...more

6 Homemade Spins on the Shamrock Shake

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, and for many of us, that means it’s Shamrock Shake season. If you’re too embarrassed to hit the McDonald’s drive-through—you may have food blogger cred to maintain, after all—we’ve rounded up six recipes to help you get your fix. From boozy to healthy, BlogHer’s food bloggers have you covered. There are even recipes for Shamrock Shake-inspired cupcakes and a layer cake. ...more
That looks delicious! I love the shake that McD's does..oh yumminess! :)more

8 Easy and Festive Cocktail Recipes to Ring in the New Year

Oh, Champagne, how I love you—and how difficult you are to drink all night long. Palates fade, and your second (or third) glass starts feeling less sparkly and more sticky-sweet. It's a sacred tradition to begin and end any New Year's Eve party with bubbles, but it's tricky to keep a cocktail party going without … well, cocktails. ...more
I need that Commodore barware.more

Coconut Cherry Smoothie

Before we talk about this smoothie, lets talk about a couple changes that we are making at Q+T. You may have noticed our menu has been tweaked to include more specific recipe options and a broader lifestyle category. That's because over the next few months we have decided to put a lot of our effort and attention into bringing you new recipes. There are a few reasons for this but the two biggies are 1....more

Lemon and Rosemary Sweet Iced Tea

Ahhh spring is definitely here… I was even able to bust out my flip flops over this past weekend   To me, warmer weather means making a LOT of sweet tea.  It’s my addiction.  Seriously.  I can’t get enough of it.  I love to add different flavors to my tea, and this one is one of my favorite flavor combinations… lemon and rosemary sweet iced tea!...more
Christine S Thank you Christine!!  Ohhh you should try it... not only is it yummy, it saves you ...more

Favorite Smoothie Recipes

Today for Friday Favorites we rounded up 10 delicious smoothie recipes from the wonderful world of Pinterest. Believe it or not, warmer weather is coming, and with it smoothie season. We love smoothies for a quick, healthy, and on-the-go meal or snack....more

Blackberry-Thyme Jam Mimosas

Almost everyone loves brunch. I've met a couple souls who claim not to be brunch fans; the wait is too long. The food is overpriced. Why does there have to be kale and ginger in everything? Maybe all that is true, but I think deep down they secretly love brunch too....more

No brand,, really good, just wine!

Dear friends, you're familiar by now with our wines review, and you do know how much we love to share with you, every time we try a new drink. Well tonight we are really pleased to give you an insight on this delightful red wine, that as you can figure from this post title has no brand, but is delicious indeed....more

Homemade Frosted Lemonade Recipe

I'm a sucker for cool and refreshing summer treats.My boys and I were out shopping the other day and needed lunch, so we stopped by Chick-fil-A. When I saw the Frosted Lemonade on the menu, I couldn’t help myself! Needless to say, it was a big hit with my taste buds (and my kids). I immediately decided I would have to recreate this at home....more

Celebrating Asprinio di Aversa white #wine

We did promise you a dedicated post on this unique white wine! So for those who enjoy great wines as we do, here you go. Tonight we're celebrating the Asprinio di Aversa DOC ( we had the one from a local well known makers I Borboni). ...more

Green Smoothie Recipes

Avocado Kale Green SmoothieI have finally came over to the other side! If you follow me on Instagram, you've seen all the green smoothies I've been making. Yep, I am now a green smoothie addict. I know, but as they always say, better late than never.I really don't know who "they" are, but they are ALWAYS right! I'm thinking "they" must be our mom and dad's because they always seem to be right about everything {smile}....more

Another glass of red : Rubrato #aglianico

Our love and passion for red wines, tonight brought across an interesting glass of Aglianico.The one we are having tonight is called Rubrato and is a variety of this widely available grape in the Campania region, produced by the well known wine yards Feudi di San Gregorio, this particular one is from the part of the region called Irpinia. (Irpinia is a region of the Apennine Mountains around Avellino, a town in Campania, South Italy about 40 km east of Naples)....more

The ultimate homemade #burger!

Who doesn't like burgers? Well, we do. A lot!...more