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Happy Monday, mommas! Wishing you and your family a lovely start to the Holiday season.

This yummy apple cider will fill your kitchen with the most wonderful aromas of cinnamon, cloves and spiced apples. It’s the perfect thing for decorating your tree, snuggling with your Littles and taking time to take in the spirit of the season.
 
 

Cozy Mulled Apple Cider

Ingredients
16 cups pure apple juice or fresh apple cider
4 cinnamon sticks
2 oranges, peels and juice
8 whole cloves

Optional:
6 star anise
1 apple, sliced

Directions
Add all ingredients in a saucepan and simmer over low heat for 5 to 10 minutes. Pour into adorable holiday mugs, add some cinnamon sticks and star anise as garnish (optional, of course) and serve.
 
 
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