Ms. Fizz | February 29th, 2012 |
The Oscars. Leap Day. Celebrities and an additional 24 hours? What more could you ask for in a week? We’ve taken the best of both and have the recipes of the winners of our Award-Show Recipe Contest. And if you were waiting to find some time to try a new recipe with your SodaStream, then tonight is the perfect time!
1. Best Soda in a Supporting Role: Family Friendly Celebratory Cider
By Betsey Thompson
- Sparkling Seltzer Water (1 liter – prepared SodaStream Carbonated Water).
- Ginger Syrup (1 cup sugar, 2 cups water, 1 cup sliced ginger – brought to a boil, then cooled, strained).
- 1 cup Apple Cider.
- 1 cup fresh-squeezed lime juice.
From Betsey: Combine Ginger syrup, apple cider and lime juice with seltzer water in large pitcher. Serve over ice and garnish with a cinnamon stick and a lime twist.
2. Best Soda in a Leading Role: Party … Read More
Ms. Fizz | February 24th, 2012 |
Earlier this week, the SodaStream team and Ms. Fizz kicked off this season’s biggest awards ceremony with some green pre-Oscar fizzing! We attended the Global Green USA’s Pre-Oscar® Party, which benefits Global Green’s efforts to combat global warming by greening our schools, cities, and affordable housing.
The event included more than 1,500 guests including celebrities, elite activists, actors and musicians, industry executives, political and business leaders and leading environmentalists from around the world come to hear the latest green messages from some of Hollywood’s biggest stars, all while sipping on the fizzy, tasty, and eco-friendly soda by SodaStream!
What better way to kick off an award show weekend then with a little contest?
We’re giving out our own awards here at SodaStream! Submit your best recipes using your SodaStream and we’ll choose three winners to receive some free, delicious flavor mixes! You’ll receive the flavor that you used in … Read More
Ms. Fizz | February 17th, 2012 |
Getting healthier means something a bit different for everyone, but no doubt, it includes improving our eating and drinking habits. The New Year is always a great opportunity to resolve to eat and drink better and SodaStream offers a range of choices that are sure to match your personal health goals, whatever they are.
If you’re looking to reduce the artificial ingredients in your family’s diet, the Sparkling Naturals syrups are made from all-natural ingredients, and make great-tasting, “better for you” carbonated drinks. With no artificial flavors, artificial coloring or artificial sweeteners, and no preservatives, they’re a great natural alternative to store bought drinks. Kids can drink better too with Sparkling Naturals for Kids, which are naturally sweetened with fructose and have added vitamins, too.
For more sophisticated palates, the Clear line of syrups are a great choice – they are free of artificial colors, preservatives. They are … Read More
Ms. Fizz | February 14th, 2012 |
Whether you are baking up some treats for your Valentine or looking to ease your loneliness with some chocolate, Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to get creative in the kitchen and whip something up that is extra sweet! Below are a few of our favorite Valentine’s Day recipes. You might recognize some past guest bloggers – and a preview of guest bloggers to come!
Is there anything in this world as good as Nutella? How about Nutella Soufflé? Our friends at Big Girls Small Kitchen share their recipe for Nutella Soufflé – a perfect treat for you and your Valentine.
Looking for something a little simpler? How about a simple sugar cookie recipe – perfect for decorating with the kids. Two Peas & their Pod share their Lofthouse Style Soft Sugar Cookies! Delicious and soft these cookies are perfect for all crowds and incredibly simple!
Finally … Read More
Ms. Fizz | February 9th, 2012 |
What’s that? You hadn’t heard? It’s National Green Week!!
This week in schools across America students are learning about reducing waste and working together to save our environment. Little steps like carrying a reusable water bottle or choosing waste-free snacks can really have a big impact! National Green Week focuses on raising a new generation of children who are sensitive to the damage we are doing to our planet and want to make a change.
For some more grown-up tips on how to stay green here is our nutritionist Roni!
The health of our environment has a tremendous impact on our own health so for many, a healthier New Year includes a resolution to live a more eco-friendly life. Though it can seem an overwhelming task at first, even the simplest steps towards reducing your carbon footprint can impact the health of the planet in very big ways. … Read More