Pumpkin Smash Cocktail

Pumpkin Smash Cocktail

Yes, the kiddos get to have their fun, but as adults need a few treats of our own! How about trying out this Pumpkin Smash cocktail? A little extra effort, but great if you are having a party to wow your ghouls and goblins! 1 ¼ Frangelico 1 ¼ oz Flor De Caña 7 year ¾ oz pumpkin puree (may use canned pumpkin)** Dry shake, shake with 3 ice cubes … Continue Reading →
Red, White, and Blue Margaritas

Red, White, and Blue Margaritas

Need some drink ideas for 4th of July? How about one of these red, white, or blue margaritas? Strawberry Margarita 1 part Bols Strawberry Liqueur 2 parts Milagro silver tequila 1 part fresh squeezed lime juice ¼ part simple syrup or agave nectar Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into an ice-filled, chilled glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.       Classic Margarita 1 part Bols Triple Sec … Continue Reading →
Guilt-Free Holiday Cocktails and Mocktails

Guilt-Free Holiday Cocktails and Mocktails

How does a Double-Berry Martini sound? Or maybe some Passion Punch? Trust me when I tell you they are both delicious! We had a birthday party a week ago and I made these and I was really impressed at how good they are. On top of being good, they are fairly low in calories too (compared to a lot of other holiday drinks) which means you can indulge in a … Continue Reading →
National Root Beer Float Day – August 6

National Root Beer Float Day – August 6

Another fun holiday for those that are fans of root beer floats. Hubby loves them, but I thought I didn’t like them. At least I did not enjoy them when I was a kid, but a couple of weeks ago we made some (see hubby and I sharing one?) and it was actually pretty tasty! Classic Root Beer Float 4oz Your Favorite Root Beer 1 scoop vanilla ice cream Pour … Continue Reading →
Olympic Ring Cocktails

Olympic Ring Cocktails

Even though I generally am not a sports fan, I do enjoy some of the winter Olympic events. Probably because I grew up in a sports kind of family and my parents always watched sports (and still do). Since I am not an athlete though, I can just sit back and relax on the couch watching it all, and since I am relaxing why not stay in the “spirit” with … Continue Reading →