Now that it’s the day after Christmas, you might have had a few drinks, stayed up too late.   This morning someone might force you to go to the mall, or maybe you have family obligations. You need a pick me up. Or maybe the night has been long and you want a cocktail but need a little caffeine too.  If you don’t want to start your morning off with a mimosa or a bloody mary. We have an alternative.  Nothing can beat a cocktail with caffeine. Today we have a few coffee cocktails for you to choose from.  Start your day or night with a pep. Bailey’s Irish Cream Coffee 1 cup of hot coffee 1 1/2 shots Bailey’s Irish Cream 1/4 cup heavy cream, whipped Or whipped cream sprinkle some cinnamon Pour hot coffee into a cup. Add the Bailey’s and mix well. Top with a mound of…

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  These sugar cookies are so easy to make and easy to decorate. I bought those little sugar snowflakes n the middle. Even if you can’t bake you will be able to make these.  You will need a snowflake cookie cutter. Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened (room temperature) 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 to 1 teaspoon almond extract 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt ROYAL ICING: 2 pounds confectioners’ sugar 6 tablespoons meringue powder 3/4 cup warm water White edible glitter and superfine sugar   Directions: In a large bowl, add butter and confectioners’ sugar until light and fluffy Beat in egg and extracts Combine flour and salt, gradually add the flour and salt until it is smooth Divide dough into fourths. Cover and refrigerate 1-2 hours or until it can be handled Then preheat oven to 375° On a lightly floured surface,…

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  Spaghetti squash is so easy to make, even if you are not a natural in the kitchen you will still be able to make this.  When you are picking out a spaghetti squash in the market you will want to make sure there are no soft spots on it.  Also, find one that feels heavy, if it is light then it will probably be dry on the inside.  Spaghetti squash has high water content so it will help if you are one of those people who don’t drink enough water in the day.  It also is a good source of fiber which will help you feel fuller faster. Spaghetti squash is high in beta-carotene.  Beta-carotene promotes healthy skin and eyes, also it helps you maintain a strong immune system.  It is also high in vitamin A and potassium. Spaghetti squash also has a similar texture to pasta,  so you…

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