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: […]

Spicy Russian featuring Kahlúa Pumpkin Spice

When you think of Kahlúa, what do you think of? A White Russian probably comes to mind. The cocktail has been around for over 50 years and has gained somewhat of a cult status, thanks in large part to the film The Big Lebowski. As The Dude can tell you, White Russians are typically made […]

Light Chicken Enchilada and Wine

Who ever said no to a stunning stash of bottles of wine?  I recently received three lovely bottles from the Wine Bar and I was just so excited to show them off them. The also asked me to create a recipe so the best way of course to show them off would be to have […]

Chocolate Covered Cherries Cocktail

I was thrilled when Dee asked me to guest post for her. But I knew I had to bring a fun recipe that y’all would enjoy! So…I decided to try a cocktail that recreates the flavors of my all-time favorite holiday treat….the Chocolate Covered Cherry! I only buy them once a year. Why? Because I […]

How To… Make A Halloween Martini

      Fall is finally here and that means time for changing temperatures and all of your favorite seasonal cocktails. The Pumpkin Spice Martini is rich, flavorful and perfect for fall! Serve with a small number of roasted pumpkin seeds to balance the experience. Pumpkin Spice Martini 1 ½ oz vanilla vodka ½ oz Pinnacle […]

Easy to Make Coffee Cocktails

    National Coffee Day is this Saturday (Sept. 29).  For all you coffee and liquor enthusiasts here are are a few coffee cocktails that you can indulge in to celebrate the national holiday.   Cherry Mocha Coffee 1 package hot chocolate from nestle 3/4 oz. Cherry brandy 1/2 oz. Kahlua 3/4 oz. Godiva Use […]

4 Holiday Cocktails to Relax, Relate and Release

With the holidays just around the corner , there will be lots of shopping, holiday cards, family dinners and parties to prepare for and what mom doesn’t enjoy a delicious gingerbread martini or spiked coffee nog every now and then, especially during their “ME” time!  So wheter you’re putting together a holiday soiree or having a quiet […]

Easy Pina Colada Smoothie Recipe

  Since today is Friday, I wanted to share with with a quick and easy recipe for Easy Pina Colada Smoothie. I’m not much of a drinker so this version is non-alcoholic.  But, but don’t worry, for those who would like an added kick, I added a tip at the bottom that may be more to your liking.   […]

3 Berry Smoothie with Bananas

    The days around here get pretty hot and the boys and I are always looking for a nice cool treat after some fun in the sun.   A great way to  cool off this summer is by enjoying a nice homemade smoothie. The boys were beyond bored yesterday….as they say, so we headed out in the backyard and […]