• Drinks

    Blackberry Orange Spritzer Mocktail

    Greetings from my couch! Fun fact about me: I don’t drink alcohol, and I don’t love beverages in general. Strange, I know. I like certain juices, I don’t drink soda (because it usually has fructose corn syrup), and I don’t drink coffee because it makes me anxious. Yes, I have told you way too much, and all you want to do is get to the recipe. So, all I was trying to get at, was that I found a drink that I can make and have and I love it! You can have it with lunch, dinner, and heck it even tastes great with breakfast food. It is reminiscent of…

  • Parties

    5 Best Foods, Desserts, and Drinks for New Years

    Well, I don’t know if you can believe it, but I sure can’t. 2022 is just around the corner, and it feels as though 2021 flew by on a jet plane and passed me. 2021 went by incredibly fast. It was difficult, great, and full of ups and downs. It was a year like no other. Thankfully, 2022 is a new opportunity to start fresh, to begin again, and to try new things. But, before we get to the New Year, let’s talk about what you are going to bring to that New Years Eve or New Years Day party! Everyone loves a good party, and more importantly everyone loves…

  • two peach lemonade cocktails with striped straws and lemon wheels on a blue cloth placemat

    Peach Lemonade Cocktail

    Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays. Christmas is my #1, then Thanksgiving, and then the Fourth of July. We get to celebrate our country’s freedom and independence with awesome food, great company, and magnificent fireworks. The food at parties or get-togethers usually consists of cakes with American flag frosting, pie or BBQ food like burgers, hot dogs, and corn on the cob. YUM. Drinks come in the form of cheap beer, lemonade, or colorful and delicious cocktails. Everyone likes a good ol’ American BBQ! So instead of making a traditional 4th of July cake or pie (which I would normally do just because I love baking so…