Happy New Year

Champagne Cocktails!

The number one alcoholic beverage that comes to my mind for New Year’s Eve is champagne- shocker! EVERYbody likes a glass of champagne on New Year’s Eve, even the people … Continue Reading →



Labor Day Weekend Shots

Summer’s Last Hurrah is quickly approaching- Labor Day weekend!  To the delight of parents with school-aged children everywhere, kids will be ensconced in their classrooms officially after this upcoming holiday … Continue Reading →


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 →


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 →


Grapefruit Pomegranate Mint Julep

You may find this hard to believe, but I had my first EVER mint julep this past weekend.  I know, I know, you probably think I am this worldly, sophisticated … Continue Reading →


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 →


The Happy Leprechaun

My dad’s mother was 100% Irish, so I suppose I am entitled to officially celebrate St. Patrick’s Day (even though they say that everyone’s a little bit Irish today).   Truth be told, … Continue Reading →


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 →

Adult Root Beer Float

Love and Root Beer Floats

Perhaps you all were hoping for a chocolate martini recipe for Valentine’s Day?  Sorry, I just couldn’t do it- too cliché.  But in order to honor this special “holiday” in … Continue Reading →