Mexican Horchata (Cinnamon Rice Milk)

So refreshing! Cost pennies to make for multiple drinking pleasure. The following recipe is courtesy of Aaron Sanchez printed in Food Network magazine. Ingredients 1 cup long-grain white rice, rinsed 1 cinnamon stick, preferably Mexican, broken into pieces, plus more for garnish 1/2 cup sugar, or to taste 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon, preferably Mexican, for garnish Directions Combine the rice and cinnamon stick with 4 cups water in a blender; pulse to coarsely grind. Transfer to a large bowl and add another 4 cups water; soak at room temperature for 3 hours. Puree the rice mixture in a blender in … Continue reading Mexican Horchata (Cinnamon Rice Milk)

Hair Growth Treatment

This may be the most amazing thing cinnamon can do as a beautifier. Since cinnamon improves blood circulation, applying it to the scalp can help improve blood circulation and allow the hair roots and scalp to get the nutrition it needs to grow strong, healthy hair. Mix 2 tablespoons of cinnamon and honey with half a cup of warmed olive oil. Crack an egg into the mixture and mix well to thicken up the hair mask. Comb the blend through damp or wet hair and let it set, roughly 10-15 minutes. Wash out thoroughly with shampoo. Use this treatment weekly … Continue reading Hair Growth Treatment