43095395_rasp_limoncello-feat

Raspberry Limoncello Sparkler

One of the nice things about writing a blog, particularly a blog about drinking, is that your friends are often inclined to not only give you suggestions about drink recipes, … Continue Reading →


43527722_coconut_caip-feat

Coconut Caipirinha

I am a working mom with a busy household chock-full of home improvement projects, teenagers, pets, so I don’t have much spare time to watch the Olympics.  Even though my son has … Continue Reading →


37314660_kinky_blue-feat

A Tale of Two Cocktails

A basic search for “patriotic cocktails” on Pinterest will yield pages and pages of red, white and blue sangrias, slushies and Jello shots.  Never one to turn down a challenge … Continue Reading →


57975850_raspberry_rum-feat

Raspberry Rum Limeade

Usually when one goes on vacation, especially when she visits old friends with whom there is a history of knocking back a cocktail or two during said visit, the creation … Continue Reading →


57438746_pome_mango-feat

Pomegranate Mango Daiquiri

Of all the factors that can determine the trajectory of your life, your neighbors rank right up there at the top of the list.  A good neighbor can become your … Continue Reading →


43374389_cinco_de-feat

The Cinco de Mayo Paloma

Truth be told, I am not a huge tequila fan.   As much as I love a good Margarita, tequila has never been my go-to liquor.  If you’re anything like … Continue Reading →


44189206_heming-feat

The Hemingway Daiquiri

During my college years, back when my friends and I had the time and the inclination to discuss and debate everything under the sun, there were lots of idle days … Continue Reading →


41225395_tex_blubon-feat

Texas Bluebonnet

I have not been to Texas in forever and a day.  I spent a weekend in Houston back in the early ‘90s; I also drove my Suzuki Samurai through the … Continue Reading →


4384553_mai-tai-feat

March Madness Mai Tai

Maybe a Mai Tai isn’t the first drink that comes to mind in March, unless you’re reading this post on Spring Break in Florida, Hawaii, or any of the other … Continue Reading →


red-carpet_feat

The Red Carpet Burn

I’m just going to put this out there. I love the Oscars. I love everything about them, from the over-the-top opening number to the announcement of Best Picture, which is … Continue Reading →