Summer Treats: Not Your Father’s Root Beer Chocolate Float

There’s nothing more I love than a sunny summer day with family and friends. My favorite way to spend a summer weekend is to take an early morning walk in the park, then lounge around the pool in the afternoon. Typically, as the night winds down, we barbeque some food on the patio and spend […]

Concord Grape Margarita

The Concord Grape Margarita is a ideal for drinking right now, as these sweet and plump fruits are perfectly ripe. This cocktail courtesy of David Kravitz of the The Smith, uses fresh fruit sourced locally in the Hudson Valley, then condensed into a syrup. The sweetness of the Concord Grapes is mirrored by the agave […]

Keep Warm with this Hot Toddy Margarita

One of our favorite drinks to sip on during the colder months of the year is one that warms me up and give me that warm and fuzzy feeling inside and a Hot Toddy never lets me down.. I just love a good hot toddy. It’s the perfect drink to sip and enjoy during chilly […]

Try a Simply Juice Drink Smoothie with a Twist + Giveaway

This post is sponsored by Simply Beverages, but all opinions expressed are my own and are unbiased and based on my personal views. Every day is hectic for moms.  Getting everyone up, fed, cleaned up, dressed and out the door is quite an undertaking.  After school there is homework, dinner, chores, etc.  Weekends mean errands, […]

12 Wondrous Winter Cocktails

This post was a sponsored opportunity with Winter means family, friends and holiday entertaining.  Gather your loved ones and enjoy some time together.  Eat, drink and be merry.  I know that it is sometimes hard to come up with new ideas for any recipes.  For me, cocktails are especially difficult.  So I went on the […]

Summer Relaxation with Stoli Lemonade Cocktails

This post brought to you by STOLI® Vodka. All opinions are 100% mine. In the summer, the drinks get colder and the nights get longer. There really is nothing better than relaxing outside after a long day, enjoying a warm summer breeze and a cold drink. One of my favorite drinks is a lemonade cocktail, […]

5 Cocktails to Celebrate the First Day of Summer

    Summer will officially kick off this Saturday, so why not celebrate the first day of summer with some low-calorie cocktails? Easy to make – with minimal ingredients required – these first day of summer cocktails are great for toasting to warm weather, poolside parties and fun summer adventures ahead.   Summer Lovin’ Ingredients: […]

Brancott Estate Flight Song Wines for Your Summer Gatherings #MC

  I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Brancott Estate Wines. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.  This past weekend, we have had some beautiful weather and it was the perfect time to enjoy the weather with […]

Cocktail Hour: The Secret Crush Martini

     3 oz. Sobieski Cytron Vodka ½ oz. fresh squeezed lemon juice 3-4 fresh crushed basil leaves 1 cup ice Place crushed basil leaves, lemon juice, and Sobieski Cytron Vodka in a shaker, add ice and shake together for 10 seconds. Serve chilled in a cocktail glass.