Ahhh…Valentine’s Day. The day of love and couples and all that smoochy woochy kissy face stuff. If you’re a romantic, that’s all well and good. If you’re not a romantic, it gets tiring. Me? I’m somewhere in the middle. Maybe low calorie cocktails will make your day even better. With all the candy that’s floating around, you’ve gotta watch your calories somewhere, right? Here are a couple of low calorie cocktails that are perfect for Valentine’s Day.
Watermelon is one of the popular seasons of summer. You know when you start to see the giant, sweet juicy watermelon fruit start to appear that the dog days are upon us. August 3rd is National Watermelon Day here in the US. Celebrate summer with one of these delicious Watermelon cocktail recipes. Be sure to try out Cyndie’s Watermelon Margarita, too.
It’s my friend Cyndie’s birthday this weekend. There are few things she enjoys more than a good cocktail. Of course, since she’s a good Georgia girl, she loves watermelon. This Watermelon Margarita recipe is perfect for cooling down on not just Memorial Day Weekend, but all summer long. Plus the Watermelon Margarita recipe makes enough for four servings. You can make up a batch ahead of time and just pour over ice when you’re ready to serve.
I am going to admit – I am kind of geeked up for the Olympics this year. I’m not sure why – maybe it’s all the reports of the craziness coming from Sochi. Here are three fabulous Olympic Inspired cocktails that are perfect for watching the games, or just to warm up on a cold winter day! They’re great for after a day on the slopes or just playing in the yard in the snow. Remember, 21 & over only, please.
Vino freeze mixes provided samples for editorial purposes. All opinions are our own.
How often do you have people come over unannounced? Once in a while? It seems that during the holiday season, this happens more and more often. Even worse, they come over bearing gifts and you really weren’t expecting that. At all. Never fear, I have a solution for you.
Vino Freeze Mixes from Vino Innovations is a great solution to these unexpected visitors.
This Wedding Party Ideas conversation was sponsored by Target Weddings. All opinions are our own.
Getting married is one of the biggest events in a person’s life. It becomes all consuming, with the places you have to go, and the things that you need to do. And the expense! It seems that because mention the “w” word, the price on anything skyrockets. You can host your own party, quickly and inexpensively. Here are a few ideas.
I absolutely adore bread pudding, and this pumpkin bread pudding is no different. I was never much of a fan as a child, but something happened when I started college. I don’t know if it was the comfort food aspects of it, or what, but I started having bread pudding on a regular basis.
This pumpkin bread pudding with homemade caramel sauce is easy, fairly quick, and nade to impress your friends. Serve it as a fantastic dessert or as breakfast on a special day.
Instructions on how to grill pizza & samples were provided by Jack’s Pizza.
Confession time: I am not a fan of pizza. I think it happened when I was working somewhere where we ate pizza like 3 or 4 times a week. Eventually, I just became like “NO MAS!” and I tapped out.
That’s not to say I don’t ever eat pizza. It’s just not a common occurrence. And to get me to eat pizza, it usually has to be a really, really good pizza. Enter grilled pizza.