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Pink Sangria for a Picnic in the Park

No Comments | Written on July 17, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

It is a proven, scientific fact that this refreshing summertime beverage tastes better when served in a canning jar.

Ok, that might not exactly be true, but it does make it much easier to take this Pink Sangria on a picnic!

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How to Make a Mint Julep

1 Comment | Written on April 27, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

With the weather getting warmer and Kentucky Derby next week, I figured it was a good time for a quick lesson on how to make the perfect Mint Julep!

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Tropical Crunch Smoothie

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This easy smoothie is not only a fun afternoon snack, it helps remind you that summer is just around the corner!

Filled with tropical flavors and finished off with a colorful, crunchy topping, it is sure to make you smile.

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Vegan Strawberry Almond Milk

1 Comment | Written on April 8, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Strawberry season is here and I just can’t get enough of these perfectly ripe berries!  After stocking up on a few pints from the grocery store, I was looking for something different to make.

You can make homemade Strawberry Milk with just about any kind of milk to fit your particular tastes or dietary needs.  This time around I made it using vanilla almond milk to make a vegan version, and it turned out great!


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Bridal Shower Afternoon Tea

3 Comments | Written on February 18, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

What a special weekend!  This Saturday I helped host a “Bridal Shower Afternoon Tea” to celebrate my sister’s upcoming wedding.   The event was held at my Grandma’s house in the beautiful rolling hills of Marin County, outside San Francisco.

There were scones, sandwiches and cakes galore.  Over the next few days I will share with you all the recipes from this elegant spread!

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Peach Orange Smoothie – Best Blogger Smoothie Recipe Reader’s Choice

No Comments | Written on January 16, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Earlier this week we introduced you to the Judge’s Choice winner in our Best Blogger Smoothie Recipe Contest.  Today I am excited to reveal the Reader’s Choice!  This was the recipe YOU voted as your favorite in the contest.

Round of applause for Jenny a.k.a.  ”jennwielk” and her Peach Orange Smoothie!


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Summer Smoothie with Honeydew – Best Blogger Smoothie Recipe Winner

1 Comment | Written on January 14, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

So far we have announced the 2013 Ultimate Reader’s Choice award as well as the 2013 Best Recipe Ever $10,000 Grand Prize winner.

Over the next several days, we will be revealing the winners in our monthly blogger recipe contests from last year.  Along the way, we will be thrilled to introduce you to some outstanding recipes and stellar bloggers!

Today we start with the Best Blogger Smoothie Recipe contest.  A huge round of applause to “ErikaKerekes” for her “Summer Smoothie with Honeydew!”

For her healthy and delicious green smoothie, Erika won $1,000 and a full page spread in “Eat Well, Lose Weight” magazine from Better Homes and Gardens.  It’s on newsstands now through March 31st.  The feature is on page 13.  Check it out!

You can try her award winning recipe for yourself here:  http://drink.betterrecipes.com/summer-smoothie-with-honeydew.html

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Anchorman Scotchy Scotch Scotch Milkshake Shots

1 Comment | Written on December 13, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

The second installment of “Anchorman” is set to hit theaters next week.  If you loved the first movie, I am sure you are well aware of all the quotable moments.  One that always stands out is Ron Burgundy’s love of the “Scotchy Scotch Scotch.”

This phrase became so legendary that Ben and Jerry’s even released a limited edition ice cream flavor in honor of the movie!

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5 Easy Holiday Hosting Tips!

1 Comment | Written on December 12, 2013 at 5:00 am , by

How is it that the “most wonderful time of the year” can also sometimes be the most stressful?  Hosting holiday gatherings can be a lot of work.  However, with a few tips and creative shortcuts, you can sit back, relax and be a guest at your own party!

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Halloween Cocktails

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Halloween is right around the corner – time for some scary good cocktail ideas!

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