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Blog Tour - Warm Up Your Winter


Book Blurb from Cedar Fort: Snuggle up next to the fire! While winter rages outside, nothing beats a steaming mug of hot chocolate or cider. Warm up Your Winter includes delightful recipes like Classic Hot Cocoa, Pumpkin Pie White Hot Chocolate, and Hot Caramel Apple Cider. Also included are topping recipes and ideas on how to serve up a hot beverage bar for an unforgettable holiday get-together.

Author of Real Mom Kitchen, Laura Powell brings you a collection of recipes sure to get you toasty on even the coldest evenings. Don’t just survive the winter—warm it up! 

My review: I was way excited to be asked to review this book by one of my very favorite food bloggers Laura Powell. Her website is one I look at every day without fail and I've made countless recipes from her site. This book is so fun! I love the pictures of the hot chocolate and cider, so pretty. I have actually already tried one of the recipes from this book, and I plan to try many, many more. Just one look at this cookbook and you'll be excited for winter and cold weather! 

I was sent an e-copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.

Purchase your own copy: Amazon / Barnes and Noble

About the author: Laura Powell grew up in the Salt Lake Valley. She gained a passion for cooking from her mother and created her own recipe book as a young girl along with participating in a summer cooking program through the Deseret News. She began her blog, realmomkitchen.com, in April of 2008 as a way to showcase her passion for cooking. Since then, realmomkitchen.com has turned into her own small business. Laura continues to reside in Utah with her husband and 3 children.

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