drinks

Drink recipes including cocktails

Blueberry Basil Bourbon Smash

Blueberry Basil Bourbon Smash is a refreshing summer cocktail, made with fresh blueberries and basil, simple syrup, bourbon and club soda. July is #NationalBlueberryMonth and this week I’m participating in Blueberry Week, so you get a whole five days of blueberry recipes from me! While I don’t really care to […]

kiwi pineapple dream cocktail

Kiwi Pineapple Dream Cocktail #ImprovCookingChallenge

Kiwi Pineapple Dream Cocktail is the best tropical cocktail for summer. Made with coconut rum, pineapple juice and lemon juice then garnished with fresh pineapple and kiwi, you can’t help but think of summer when sipping on this sweet cocktail.  Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my Disclosure Page […]

Dairy-Free Peach Italian Cream Soda #BrunchWeek

This post is sponsored in conjunction with #BrunchWeek. I received product samples from sponsor companies to aid in the creation of the #Brunchweek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. Dairy-Free Peach Italian Cream Soda is a peach flavored delicious concoction perfect for a hot summer day! Have you ever had an […]

Bulleit Bourbon Orange Crush

The Bulleit Bourbon Orange Crush is my favorite drink. Bourbon is my favorite liquor. This gets me a lot of strange looks. Apparently, “girls don’t like bourbon”. 🙄 Except, I do. I’m not part of that group of women who pretends to like bourbon because it’s popular among men. I’m old, […]

Apple Pie Moonshine #AppleWeek

This post is sponsored in conjunction with AppleWeek . I received product samples from sponsor companies to aid in the creation of the AppleWeek recipes. All opinions are mine alone. This post is sponsored on behalf of #appleweek. Our generous sponsors, Swiss Diamond, Envy Apples, Imperial Sugar, Nordic Ware, Rodelle […]

#FarmersMarketWeek: Watermelon Cucumber Smoothie

I think I was around 9 years old when my mom decided she wanted to try gardening. She had always kept up with flowers and things, but we never grew our own food. She chose watermelon and cucumbers and planted them in a bed on the left side of the […]

#CookoutWeek: Cherry Bourbon Slush

Has it been humid where you are? Usually in Maryland we have decent weather until early July where the temperatures are in the mid-eighties and the humidity is relatively low and then come mid-July, the humidity soars to the 90+% and it’s pretty miserable outside. Not so much this year. […]

Honeydew Spinach Smoothie

I have been on a huge melon kick lately. Each week I’ve been buying watermelon, cantaloupe and honeydew. For so early in the season it’s been really good and has been a nice change up to the standard strawberries and blackberries I usually eat at this time of the year. […]

Hot Chocolate Drink Station

Tis’ the season for family, friends, parties and hot drinks to keep you warm during the cold weather. I usually have a holiday party between Thanksgiving and Christmas for my friends but the calendar just wasn’t in my favor. There wasn’t a weekend where enough people were free to have […]

Apple Ginger Whiskey Sour

Disclaimer: I received free products from Steviva in exchange for creating a recipe for the #Sweetenitup blogger challenge. All opinions are my own.  A whiskey sour was one of the first alcoholic drinks I ever had but, despite my love of bourbon and whiskey, it is never a drink I […]