Simple Cranberry Tequila Sunrise Cocktail Recipe

A cold glass of cranberry tequila sunrise cocktail

Showcasing a wonderful exhibit of layering in cocktails, the tequila sunrise is as beautiful to look at as it is refreshing and easy to drink. With the hues of red and orange, it’s easy to understand how it got its name. I’m going to take the standard tequila sunrise and give it a festive twist, …

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Sour Blue Raspberry White Claw Cocktail Recipe with Rum

An ice-cold sour raspberry white claw cocktail with rum in a tall glass with a red bendy straw placed on a wooden table

Have a classic variety pack of White Claws and looking to mix up your drink options? Raspberry white claws are definitely one of the more popular flavors out there and perfect for mixing into a refreshing fun cocktail like my sour blue raspberry white claw cocktail with rum.   Why I’m Making a Blue Raspberry White …

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Simple Lime White Claw Cocktail Recipe with Vodka

A glass of lime White Claw cocktail with a slice of lime on its rim

If you’re a Millennial, chances are you’ve had a White Claw (or at least have seen them at a social gathering). This alcoholic sparkling water seemed to become an instant hit overnight, and for a while, it was almost impossible for stores to keep this brand on the shelves. Due to its popularity (and the …

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How to Put Vodka in a Watermelon

A close up shot of sliced watermelons

A Party without some booze is a dull show! Flavorful cocktails enhance your menu’s kick literally and add true rainbow vibes to any Saturday evening. So, this time, try punching vodka into a watermelon and see how it turns out. Follow the steps below, and get a taste of vodka like never before! I loved …

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What Is a Colada?

Man taking coffee beans out of a can

Cuban coffee or a Colada is best known for its strength and bitterness – one of the reasons why a Colada is split between a group of friends. But what is a Colada? What Is A Colada? A Colada is four ounces of extremely strong and sweet coffee typically served in a Styrofoam cup. It …

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Homemade Peppermint Hot Chocolate Recipe

Glass of peppermint hot chocolate recipe with candy canes on the table

When was the last time you enjoyed a glass of hot chocolate? For many, hot chocolate is associated with holiday memories, but not something I partake in very often. Well, that’s about to change.  Today I’ll be making some delicious peppermint hot chocolate from ingredients you probably have in your pantry right now. The best …

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Easy Homemade Cranberry Juice Recipe

Fresh cranberry juice in a glass

I am a huge fan of cranberry juice, so much that I pretty much always have at least one bottle of Cranberry Ocean Spray in the house. I also really love fresh fruit juices and blended drinks.  There are two really kinds of “cranberry juice” out there. The first kind is the one you get …

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Simple Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie Recipe

Prepared chocolate peanut butter banana smoothie recipe in a mason jar

You know what I love? Smoothies. They are so simple to make, especially if you like buying and freezing your fruit in bulk. There is no summer where my freezer isn’t packed with frozen strawberries, bananas, and recently papayas (a story for another time).  That said, one of the old classics is the chocolate peanut …

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Simple Blended Watermelon Daiquiri Recipe

Watermelon daiquiri recipe in a mason jar

There is maybe no fruit that says summer more than the watermelon. Especially on those crazy hot muggy days, ice cold or frozen watermelon is the perfect thing to cool you down and help you relax.  Well, what if you could take all the things you love about icy watermelon and mix it into a …

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Watermelon Smoothie Recipe with Yogurt

Watermelon smoothie recipe with yogurt in a mason jar

Watermelon is a great way to re-hydrate after a workout or just on a hot sunny day. Greek yogurt is also a great way to get some lean protein into your diet. Put the two together with a little ice and you have the makings of a quick, easy, delicious smoothie. Yes, just 3 ingredients …

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Simple Orange Cranberry Mimosa Recipe

Ingredients needed for a simple orange cranberry mimosa recipe

If the bloody mary is the king of the brunch cocktails I think I can agree the mimosa would be the queen. Lighter and more elegant, the mimosa combines the special nature of drinking something sparkling with the prolific ubiquity of orange juice with brunch foods.    What is an Orange Cranberry Mimosa? Named after the …

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Simple Cranberry Berryoska Cocktail Recipe with Vodka

A cold Berryoska cocktail with mint in a clear glass was put on a wooden surface

One of my favorite drinks of any kind is lemonde – normal, pink, cranberry, raspberry, lavender… I’m mildly obsessed with this tart and refreshing drink. I have always been on the look out for cocktails that incorporate lemonade, and the berryoska does just that. It’s simple and refreshing, and if you are a lemonade fan …

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