St. Louis loves beer. It looooooves beer.  It has a long history of beer, and an impressive amount of beer. It seems the entire city adores the beverage. I don’t love beer, but I do really love St. Louis, so little by little I’m finding ways to embrace the drink. When in Rome, right? This was the logic when I crafted up … Keep reading…

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Get your shakers ready, ladies: It’s a short-and-sweet blog post for a small-and-sweet cocktail. I stocked up on new-to-me juices last time I went to the international grocery store, thinking they’d be fun to experiment with in cocktail recipes. The minute I opened this can of mango nectar I knew I needed to pair it with my current favorite alcohol: tequila. And … Keep reading…

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Happy National Rum Day! Sailor Jerry spiced rum has been one of my favorites for years, so I paired it with some tropical flavors I found around the house to celebrate the occasion. Who doesn’t want a pin-up girl with their drink? Crazy people, that’s who. Pineapple Rum Crush Recipe Makes one serving Ingredients Canned pineapple Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum Malibu Coconut … Keep reading…

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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 than 15 cities, and I love it. … Keep reading…

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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 with alcohol.  Roundabout inclusions don’t count. While … Keep reading…

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