Category Archives: Spices/Cooking Aids

Consumer Review: Aspen Mulling Cider Spices


I was chosen by Mom-Spot.com (the site I guest blog for…though admittedly, the holiday season was so crazy chaotic that I have been absent for a while) to review Aspen Mulling Cider Spices.

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The product came in single packages, and, being new to mulling anything, I was really excited to try it out. I opened it up and the aroma of cloves, nutmeg, and cinnamon immediately hit my nose. I love the scent profile those spices make, so I was even more excited to try it out. The instructions say to add it to 8 oz. of apple cider or juice, red wine, tea, or brandy. It can be served hot or cold.  Continue reading

Product Review: Blue Agave Syrup – A Must-Have!


I love Whole Foods. That store is like a wonderland of organic, preservative-free goodness.

I also love Dunkin Donuts. And, if you are like me, you know that on any given day, having the worker get your order right is a crapshoot. If you say, “I’d like a large iced coffee, extra sugar and extra cream”, you’re probably going to choke on undissolved sugar crystals. And if you order that same item at another location, or even if another worker at the same location takes your order, your coffee could taste completely different. Continue reading