Easy Affordable Floral Centerpiece for Thanksgiving

    November 19, 2018

    Setting the perfect table to highlight the Thanksgiving feast can be a tad stressful. Do you go formal or casual? Linens, no linens? Place cards or no? One year I hosted 16 people and along with a the turkey, sides, and drinks, I also made clay place card holders and multiple flower arrangements DAY OF. Never again! I have decided to lighten my load since then.  No one wants a stressball host. Besides, it’s the conversation (and the drinks!) that…

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  • Smoked Cinnamon Apple Sparkling Sangria

    These Smoked Cinnamon Apple Sparkling Sangrias are a crowd pleaser! Smoked Cinnamon adds a much richer baking spice note to this sangria as well as making a great presentation for your guests served to…

    November 16, 2018
  • Everything Seasoning Martini and Tini Toast

    It’s been a rough week. Either globally or nationally with the the stem rolling from the Senate to elect Kavanaugh into the Supreme Court. Let’s not get into the rage headache I’ve had for…

    October 9, 2018
  • Fruity Pebbles Clarified Milk Punch

    I recently made Clarified Milk Punch to try this by gone method of preserving drinks and I am now smitten with making (and drinking!) them. You can clarify just about any cocktail that has…

    September 25, 2018
  • Berry Sherry Cobbler

    I have waxed and waned on my love of sherry many times. My first introduction with sherry was reading Edgar Allen Poe’s The Cask of Amontillado in 9th grade. And then I didn’t come across it again for another 12 years unfortunately. I saw amontillado…

    September 12, 2018
  • Angostura Swizzle Royale & Matcha Swizzle Recipe

    Who doesn’t love a good swizzle?! I sure can’t resist them! Swizzles are, as the Trader Vic once observed, “the most delightful form of anesthesia given out today.” Cheers to that! If you have not been…

    August 28, 2018
  • Prosecco Peach Ramos Fizz | Craft & Cocktails

    PROSECCO PEACH RAMOS FIZZ

    I love a good Ramos Gin Fizz! this New Orleans Classic is a delicious almost dessert like drink. I love mixing up this classic (whether a Carrot Cake variation or mixing in flavors of…

    August 4, 2018
  • Blueberry Basil Rosé Smash

    I am loving all the berries at the farmer’s market right now. After picking up my fair share of blueberry baskets (how much is too much?), I knew I needed to whipped up a…

    July 27, 2018