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Rainbow Sangria

Sauvignon Blanc has recently become my new favorite white wine. I'm not sure what took me so long to fall in love with it, but it really is the perfect blend between sweet and sour. I discovered a gorgeous rainbow sangria photo on Pinterest by Gimmesomeoven (her pictures and recipes are amazing!) and I knew I had [...]

By | June 23rd, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|0 Comments

Boozy Snow Cones

I made boozy snow cones for the first time on Saturday. My friends and I went to Palm Springs for a girls weekend, and these were the perfect poolside drinks. At one point, my friend said to me "Is there even any alcohol in this?" to which I replied "A lot! Be careful." She then proceeded to [...]

By | June 23rd, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|1 Comment

Red Wine Berry Spritzer

When it comes to alcohol, red wine is one of the best low-sugar options. But sometimes it can be a bit too bitter when I'm in the mood for something sweet, which is why wine spritzers are great. My favorite is a red wine berry spritzer, which is really just a combo of red wine [...]

By | May 15th, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|1 Comment

Fireball Apple Cider

Being born and raised in Boston, I hated the winters growing up. But ever since moving to California, I find myself more and more missing something I never thought I'd miss... snow! Every year, I make it a habit to plan a winter trip. Sometimes I go back home for Thanksgiving or Christmas, other times [...]

By | April 22nd, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|2 Comments

Watermelon Vodka Slush

This watermelon vodka slush is the best summer cocktail ever! You only need 3 ingredients - watermelon, ice and watermelon flavored vodka. Not only is it super easy, but considering it's primarily made with fresh fruit, it's pretty healthy compared to other cocktails. This is my go-to drink when I'm looking for something fun to [...]

By | April 13th, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|6 Comments

Skinny Dirty Shirley Cocktail

I just learned how to make my own homemade grenadine syrup. Which is a total game changer for cocktail mixing, because I love whipping up my own drinks from scratch. I also love me a good Dirty Shirley (which, for those of you who are unfamiliar, is a Shirley Temple with a shot of vodka.) But [...]

By | March 13th, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|0 Comments

Cucumber Melon Margarita

My favorite tapas restaurant in Los Angeles, Red O, has a fantastic drink menu, and their cucumber melon margarita was always my favorite. Unfortunately, they revised their menu, and my favorite drink is no longer on it :( Thus, I now have no choice but to make my own. These margaritas don't contain any refined sugar, [...]

By | January 14th, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|0 Comments

Strawberry Lemonade Martini

For this strawberry lemonade martini recipe, I’ll show you how to make your own yummy strawberry lemonade that's naturally sweetened from the fruit, with a bit of added agave nectar. You're also welcome to omit the agave if you want a healthier version. Strawberries are naturally sweet on their own, so the more you add, the better [...]

By | January 13th, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|2 Comments

Cherry Bourbon Milkshake Recipe

As much as I love eating healthy, everyone needs a cheat day once in a while. So we don’t, you know, go crazy. Here’s a deeeelicious recipe for Cherry Bourbon Milkshakes. (And trust me, if you’re not a bourbon drinker don’t worry. I’m not either. However, cherry bourbon tastes NOTHING like regular bourbon.) Cherry Bourbon [...]

By | January 7th, 2015|cocktails, Recipes|0 Comments