Toasting Summer Goodbye // Tropical Iced Tea-Quila Cocktail

It’s officially August, which means it is time for one final summery cocktail before I break out the autumn flavors a little too early. But before we get to that, here’s a fun update: I’m the newest Top Shelf Blogger for Drizly! We’ve talked about Drizly before. It’s an alcohol delivery service available in more … Read more

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Summer Cocktail: The Coco-Berry Fizz

Lance and I recently hit a new marriage milestone by spending an entire Friday night at Ikea without arguing once. It isn’t a relationship myth! It really can happen! It was amazing; rarely have I been more proud of us. And alcohol wasn’t even involved — except that I bought something that ended up being used … Read more

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Cocktail Idea: Wedded Blitz featuring Pinnacle Vodka

I am exhausted. I mean ecstatic. I am ecstatic. (And also so exhausted.) Here’s why — ALIVE Wedding: Best Day Ever was a huge success, and all huge successes start with stress and end with sleepiness. Thank you so much to everyone who came to or helped with the event. Amanda and I had a blast! The … Read more

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Drinks, Delivered [Plus, The Raspberry Mai Tai]

I was invited by Drizly and the Midwest Influencer Network to try this service and review it for you. Spoiler alert: It’s awesome. What defines a great weekend varies person to person. A friend of mine spends her free time hiking, while others like parties or shopping or shows. For me, a great weekend involves … Read more

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What’s Cooking: Easy (Like, SO Easy) Chicken Lettuce Tacos

When Lance first moved in, I cooked all the time. I was convinced Lance had only been fed tuna fish while in the Marines, and our long-distance relationship made it hard to impress his belly with mad rad culinary skills. Fast forward to now. Like so many, I work full-time, I blog part-time, and I’m … Read more

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