Skinny Margarita

Skinny Guilt Free Margarita by Partida Tequilla

It's Cinco de Mayo and you know what that means!   Today you have a great excuse to celebrate and enjoy some delicious Mexican food and a frosty margarita.  But it’s no secret that the amount of calories in a margarita can be ridiculously high... sometimes higher than an entire meal.  That leaves ... Continue Reading

Tasty Holiday Cocktails

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I realize cocktail posts are normally better suited for Fridays but the holiday season is in full swing and it has to be 5:00 somewhere!  And besides, if you spent any time at the mall this past weekend fighting the crazy holiday crowds, then you deserve a cocktail!  I normally don't wait so long to ... Continue Reading

Cookie Cocktails

Cookie Cocktail Recipes

Every year millions of children set out milk and cookies for dear old Santa on Christmas Eve.  Do you ever wonder if Santa gets tired of milk and cookies?  Santa is a grown man (or woman!) and maybe he wants something stronger after a long night of delivering presents.  This will be the first year ... Continue Reading

Cranberry Cocktails

Cranberry Cocktails

What Thanksgiving dinner is complete without cranberries?  Whether your family tradition includes fresh cranberry relish or canned cranberry sauce, these tart little berries have a reserved place at the holiday table.  This year, why not surprise your guests with a festive cranberry cocktail.  Here ... Continue Reading

Creepy Halloween Cocktails

Halloween Spirits and Cocktails

Who says Halloween is just for kids?  Everyone can enjoy a frightfully good time on Halloween night.  So why not treat your adult friends to one of these creative cocktails after the little ghosts and goblins are down for the night.  Or try out one of these creepy cocktails, if you ... Continue Reading

Casual Easter Brunch: The Cocktails

We're planning a casual Easter brunch at home and so far we've covered the menu and the tablescape.  The final touch for our Easter brunch is a light refreshing cocktail... The Mimosa! I don't think there is a cocktail better suited for brunch than a mimosa.  Here are several delicious recipes ... Continue Reading


Spooky Spirits!

Halloween has arrived! Of course children love this holiday filled with thrills, frights and tons of candy! But what about sharing a spooky treat with your adult friends? So gather the girls and serve up this creepy cocktail... a Ruby Red Rocket Cocktail! Ingredients 1 1/2 ounces citrus ... Continue Reading

Friday Cheers!

It's almost the weekend... which is reason enough to celebrate! Why not try a refreshing Italian cocktail, the Sgroppino. Light and fresh, it's simple to make and sure to impress. 1/2 cup chilled Prosecco (Italian sparkling white wine) 1 tablespoon chilled vodka frozen lemon sorbet a spring ... Continue Reading