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There comes a time in every woman’s life when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne.” ― Bette Davis

Oh Bette. I can’t agree more. If champagne isn’t your thing, we’ve got recipes and reviews for drinks and cocktails. Don’t limit happy to an hour when you’ve got all these great drinks to try: a refreshing summer cocktail, an adult hot chocolate or even whipped coffee for everyday. But we can’t drink all day, so we’ve got your mocktails and more!

How to make adult whipped coffee

How to make adult whipped coffee

Recipe for Dalgona Coffee I’m all about recreating coffee house specials at home, so here’s one you’re going to put on repeat. Bonus in that you can buy the main ingredients for less than your VSCO girl latte. Most commonly known as “whipped coffee,” (and let’s be...

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How to make adult whipped coffee

How to make adult whipped coffee

Recipe for Dalgona Coffee I’m all about recreating coffee house specials at home, so here’s one you’re going to put on repeat. Bonus in that you can buy the main ingredients for less than your VSCO girl latte. Most commonly known as “whipped coffee,” (and let’s be...

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Jackson Morgan Southern Cream Review

Jackson Morgan Southern Cream Review

This post is sponsored by Jackson Morgan. All opinions are my own. Thank goodness for Instagram. That's how I found my current favorite adult beverage: Jackson Morgan Southern Cream. We go way back a year now, and it's been a great relationship so far. Jackson Morgan...

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Adult Hot Chocolate Recipes

Adult Hot Chocolate Recipes

Adult hot chocolate recipes – two ways: one for you, and one for your party. You’ll want to put these on repeat this winter for parties and cold days inside.

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Peppermint Mocha Milkshake Recipe

  This post is sponsored by Jackson Morgan. The recipe and all opinions are my own. Texas winters can be a wild ride of roller coaster temperatures. One minute you’re literally freezing, the next day, it’s 80 degrees. And then it will snow in March. I mean… ugh....

NYE cocktail: Prosecco Bouquet

What a year. I hear you, so many are ready to say adios to 2016. I get it. It wasn’t my worst year though. I mean, we’ve had so much worse. And as far as I’m concerned, any year that you’re above ground is worth celebrating. For serious. I am grateful for every day...

Minty Chocolate Eggnog

If you read my recent interview with Stephanie Hollman, you'll know that we were talking about the holidays. Well, egg nog and the holidays. Seems we both have a shared appreciation for the egg drinks this time of year. She is responsible for me craving her recipe for...

July 4th Drink Ideas

It's July 4th WEEKEND time! Are you party-bound? Chillaxin by the water? I’m going to guess that you’ll have a table full of red, white and blue food, and drink not far from your hand throughout this 3-day weekend. And if you prefer that drink is of the adult variety,...
Lucky Leprechaun cocktail recipe

Lucky Leprechaun cocktail recipe

Happy St Patrick’s Day! If green beer isn’t your thang today, how about you try my “Lucky Leprechaun cocktail?” It’s the perfect drink to cheer your Erin Go Bragh spirit! And besides, if you’re carrying this lovely around, no one will pinch you -- they might steal a...

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Summertime Gift Idea – Mason Jar Hippie Juice

Summertime Gift Idea – Mason Jar Hippie Juice

My friend Anna made these cute mason jar drink glasses and adult bevvy for our recent craft exchange, and I thought they were the perfect summertime hostess gift. What friend wouldn't love getting a fun jar of hippie juice of their very own? Below you'll find Anna's...

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Cuca Cocktails with Tamara Judge

Cuca Cocktails with Tamara Judge

July 4th is almost here y’all. You’d better get your plans straight. And your drinks ready. Did someone say, “drinks?” Yes please. Seeing as how I’m one of these “early adopters” that marketing people love to tease… I have decided to weigh in on the whole Cuca Fresca...

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Knockoff Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice

Knockoff Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice

I went cold turkey no caffeine when I got pregnant with the Princess Cupcake, and never went back. But don’t get me wrong, that doesn’t stop me from loving coffee, Starbucks and all that they offer. My favorite time of year is the advent of fall and winter “red cup”...

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How to make a great smoothie

Don’t ask me where it came from. This morning the Princess Cupcake asked for popcorn and a smoothie for breakfast. We were fresh out of smoothies, but I obliged her on the popcorn. It was a new request, and I was amused. Brought her home tonight after a rousing round...

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Strawberry Muddle Cocktail

Strawberry Muddle Cocktail

Have you muddled strawberries yet? It's easy! Muddling just means pressing the strawberries against the side of the glass to pulp them and release all that lovely strawberry flavor into the prosecco. The trendy technique works with other fruit too. Try this delicious...

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Strawberry Basil Balsamic Mojito

Get ready to be wowed! This is awesomeness in a glass. Ingredients 18 cups stemmed and sliced California strawberries 1 ½ cups brown sugar 12 limes, quartered, pith removed 96 medium-sized fresh basil leaves 60 ounces 10 Cane Rum Ice Soda water Balsamic vinegar (the...

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