Warm Up with Hot Drinks
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Warm Up with Hot Drinks

Don’t bother going outside today. Once you get back from where ever you are–school, work or whatever–just stay inside, where layers and drink up. HOT TODDY (makes 2 servings) 2 teaspoon honey 10 fluid ounces boiling water (most people use less water, but we don’t like it so strong) 2 shots whiskey 2 teabags (we … Continue reading

Cold’s Antidote: Hot Toddy & Chocolate Chip Pancakes
Breakfast / Chocolate / Dessert / Drink / easy breakfast / Exercising / pancakes / Quick meals

Cold’s Antidote: Hot Toddy & Chocolate Chip Pancakes

This is me, post 8-mile run Sunday morning. Look closely, and there are icicles on my eye lashes. Yes, I am insane. (Read my post on running in winter weather, if you’re curious how to manage.) Add to that, the runs I did outside last week in miserable, frigid weather, and I’ve been feeling chilled … Continue reading

Banana hot chocolate
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Banana hot chocolate

If the wintery mix pelting my face during my run yesterday wasn’t enough evidence of the season’s arrival in Chicago, the snow was. And while I’d be a fool to lament the winter that’s inevitable, I can say this much: smoothie season is officially over. It’s a good thing this hot banana chocolate is incredible. … Continue reading