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Entertaining Summer Style: Finds For Your Table

Memorial Day. Fourth of July. Labor Day. Three holiday weekends that are classic summer entertaining opportunities. You can almost feel the excitement building in the air as the dates approach. Our Nations colors become part of our home and tablescape design. Fly your flag high and break out the Red, White & Blue with these […]

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The Christmas Gram Cocktail Recipe {#SundaySupper}

This cocktail recipe is a part of the #SundaySupper Movement “Holiday Music/Movie/TV Inspired Recipes” Theme. And of course I went right to my favorite holiday movie Elf, for inspiration. If you are not familiar with the movie, I HIGHLY recommend watching it. It will become one of your favorites as well, I guarantee it. If […]

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Cranberry Fizz-aaa Cocktail Recipe + Holiday Entertaining #LinkUp

The holiday entertaining season is here! It can be one of the most stressful AND most exciting times of the year my fellow hosts & hostesses, but with a little help from my friends I hope to make it one of your best. Start off with a tasty and refreshing Cranberry Fizz-aaa Cocktail and then […]

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Cranberry Anise Syrup Recipe

  The addition of Star Anise to this easy to make cranberry syrup adds the perfect amount of spiciness for fall and winter. Use it over desserts or in your welcome cocktails when entertaining over the holidays. Cranberry Anise Syrup Recipe INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 Cups Cranberries 1 1/2 Cups Sugar 1 Cup Water 3 Star […]

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You are invited to a Friday Cocktail Party!

Join us on our Facebook Page every Friday for a Cocktail Party. Post your favorite recipe or find a new one. Each week will be a new combination of flavors and a Fan Favorite will be selected based on the number of likes, shares and comments it receives. That week’s Fan Favorite Cocktail will be […]

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Harvest Champagne + Fig Cocktail

This twist on the champagne cocktail recipe has a splash of bourbon, adding just the right amount of depth to make it perfect to allow it to stand up to the bolder flavors of the Fall Season. Welcoming guests to a Harvest, or Thanksgiving, Dinner with this cocktail will soon to be a family tradition. […]

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How to Prepare Your Bar for Entertaining Guests.

Is hosting anxiety keeping you from inviting friends and family over? Do you go to parties and think, “I could never do this at my house”. I’m here to tell you, with just a few things in place you CAN entertain more with LESS stress. That’s right. You can be that girl. The one who is […]

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Dark & Stormy Cocktail Recipe { #SundaySupper }

For this week’s SundaySupper we needed to select a recipe based on a song, any song we like. Well of course I had to head to my “roots”, New Jersey and one of my all time favorite musicians, Mr. BBRRRRRUUUUUUUUUCE Springsteen. While it is one of his lesser known songs it seems to me it […]

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Recipes + Tips for a Fresh Summer Berry Cocktail Bar

The summer entertaining season is upon us and just as if mother nature could read our minds, so is the juicy summer berry season. How did she know? What a fantastic combination! And what better place to combine this match made in heaven than on the cocktail bar. Prepare to greet your warm weather revelers! […]

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Cinco vs Derby. Lime vs Mint. The battle continues.

Kentucky Derby or Cinco de Mayo? Mint Julep or Margarita? It is an age-old question leading up to the first weekend in May. Well OK, maybe not age-old but still, a question that I  have asked every year in May during my adult entertaining years. Living in the North East most of my life Cinco […]

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