EASY ENTERTAINING RECIPES :: COCKTAILS & SPICY PECANS

cocktails and spicy pecans recipes

I’m so excited to be spending this holiday season in our new house. The neighborhood is proving to be quite the social scene and our calendar is full of social events! Of course I love being the host as much {if not more} as I enjoy being the guest, so I like to keep plenty […]

PUMPKIN SPICE Kahlúa COFFEE

kahlua pumpkin spice coffee

Every morning I start the day with coffee, and I’m always excited when I see the shelves at the grocery store begin to stock the pumpkin spice flavored creamer. That’s when I know Fall has truly arrived! Since this is the time of year when you’ll likely be having house guests {or maybe you’ll be […]

APPLE-PUMPKIN SPICE COCKTAIL

apple-pumpkin spice cocktail

I’ve said time and time again that Fall is my favorite time of the year. Not only is the weather invigorating, but the flavors of Fall are some of the best – pumpkins, apples, cinnamon, yams, etc. With that in mind I was thrilled to taste the new Pumpkin Spice flavor by Kahlua, and create […]

Passion Fruit-Lemonade Cocktail

passion fruit lemonade cocktail

Just because it’s the end of summer doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a fruit flavored cocktail. In fact this drink is so lightly flavored that it’s refreshing any time. I mixed this up using only 2 ingredients – doesn’t get any easier than that! Cruzan sent me a bottle of their Passion Fruit Rum a […]

Iced Coffee & Cream Recipe

iced coffee and cream recipe

Don’t you just love those iced coffee drinks you pay a lot of money for at the fancy shops? Well, I’ve created my own version at home with the help of International Delight and their new Coldstone Creamery flavor line, and it is delicious! I made this Iced Coffee & Cream with only 3 ingredients: […]

Set Up A Lemonade & Iced Coffee Stand

lemonade and iced coffee stand

Now that summer is in full swing you may be looking for interesting things to do with the kids. Setting up a lemonade stand seems like one of those rights of passage that so many kids want to experience, and I’ve teamed up with International Delight once again, to bring you a modern twist on […]

Mixed Berry Daiquiri Smoothie

mixed berry daiquiri smoothie

It feels like we’ve just been hit with the official summer heat and humidity here in Virginia, which means it’s time to break out the ice cold cocktails. I teamed up with Bacardi to try the new Light Strawberry Daiquiri drink and create something perfect for summer entertaining. Even though it’s great {and only 95 […]