Vanilla Bean Cream Soda Floats

Vanilla Bean Cream Soda Floats

Beat the heat with these Vanilla Bean Cream Soda Floats made with homemade cream soda poured over vanilla ice cream. Do you say pop or do you say soda? Pittsburgh definitely says pop, but when I lived in south central Pennsylvania, they all said soda. My previous employer had a fridge where you could buy […]

Watermelon Blueberry Sangria

Watermelon Blueberry Sangria made with white wine

This watermelon sangria with white wine and blueberries (aka Red, White, and Blue Sangria) is very refreshing and very easy to serve a crowd during summer parties. Just mix everything together in a pitcher ahead of time and chill until serving. It’s hard to believe that June is almost over and that 4th of July […]

Watermelon Slushies

Watermelon Slushies for a fun summer drink

Cold and refreshing Watermelon Slushies will hit the spot as the days get hotter and cravings for watermelon get stronger. What I love about my job is that recipes can be very powerful; often times memories are tied to specific foods that take you back to your childhood. When I was in elementary school, there […]

Watermelon Sorbet Floats

Watermelon Sorbet Floats made with homemade sorbet and watermelon soda

Move over, root beer floats! These Watermelon Sorbet Floats made with both homemade watermelon sorbet and watermelon soda will keep you hydrated this summer and be your new favorite summer drink. Welcome back to Day 2 of Watermelon Week! All this week I’m bringing you brand new watermelon recipes complete with fun facts and tips […]

Salted Caramel Affogatos (aka Coffee Floats)

Salted Caramel Affogatos aka Coffee Ice Cream Floats

Finally – an excuse to have ice cream for breakfast! Salted Caramel Affogatos are coffee ice cream floats where cold and creamy ice cream meets hot and bitter coffee, complementing each other perfectly when you need a caffeine boost. There’s a certain part of Pittsburgh that I love and often find myself shopping there, referred […]