Mint Cookie Martini

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If you tuned into our last episode of Crafty Hour, you may have been curious about our Girl Scout Cookie cocktail!  Since shaking it up with my co-host Tara, I made a little tweak to the recipe that I like even better, and I’m going to share it here today.  I feel weird assigning booze… Continue Reading…

Grab a Juice Box with NickMom

Juicy Apple Martini at #MotherFunny #shop

Being a mom is in interesting job.  There isn’t a lot you can do to train for it… you just have to rush headlong into it and embrace the good, the bad, and the ugly.  I know every mom out there is with me when I say this: you can’t imagine your life without them,… Continue Reading…

Black Widow Martini

Black Widow #Halloween Martini at

I have a fun Halloween drink recipe to share with you today!  This recipe is a martini with a raspberry and citrus flavor that makes an awesome addition to any adult Halloween party.  I had a lot of fun working on this recipe with my husband (sometimes it pays to be married to a bartender)… Continue Reading…

Pumpkin Pie Martini with #MyFavoriteBloggers

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Autumn is nearly here (just a few more days before it’s official!) and I know that puts me in the mood for pumpkin treats!  What about you, do you love pumpkin and spice?  If you do, I have a wonderful fall martini recipe to share with you today.  This is a sweet and creamy spiced… Continue Reading…

40 Summer Cocktail Recipes

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Good morning! Well, today is a totally Happy Hour themed round up of cocktails and mocktails.  I have to be honest – I waited 9 months to enjoy a cocktail which is why I was ready for a big collection of beverages to share with you today.  I hope you enjoy this list, and find… Continue Reading…

Girls’ Night with Hpnotiq & the Tipsy Gnome Martini


Check out the Primp & Prep website, and try a new martini! Here’s a the recipe for my “Tipsy Gnome” made with Hpnotiq!

Low-Cal Spiked Lemonade

Low-Cal Spiked Lemonade

Well, my husband and I have had the first part of the week off, and being home with Kevin and Raya meant I didn’t get anything really crafty done since last week. ;) (I’m not sad at all, it’s been SO nice!!)  It does mean that my share today is going to be a very… Continue Reading…

Pomegranate Cosmo

Pomegranate Cosmo

You know what?  This has been just a really crappy week.  Nothing like what people battling wildfires are going through or anything, but I am just going to admit right now… I am not in the mood to write a tutorial for this morning’s post.  The grand total of this week so far really just… Continue Reading…

Jello Oranges

Jello Oranges

We still have a LOT of jello in the house after my surgery last year (when I was on clear liquids only for a couple weeks).  So when I spotted this idea on Pinterest, I knew I wanted to try it! This is what I was working with from Pinterest.  When I finally found a source… Continue Reading…

Cucumber Martini

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Happy Cinco de Mayo to you!  How many of you are in an area that celebrates it?  My husband bartends at a Mexican restaurant, so he will be up to his elbows in margaritas all night tonight.  So I thought today would be fitting to share a little drink I finally perfected at home a… Continue Reading…