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Holiday Cocktails at Home

‘Tis the season to eat, drink, and be merry! With Christmas days away, I’ve been feeling the holiday spirit and embracing Christmas traditions, like sightseeing, watching holiday movies and baking lots of treats. And with holiday parties in full swing,…

7 Easy Recipes to Try This Season

‘Tis the season to eat, drink, and be merry! It’s hard to believe, but we’re two and a half weeks from Christmas — and holiday get-togethers and dinner parties are now underway. So whether you’re planning a soirée of your…

7 Summer Cocktails

With summer around the corner, I’ve been gathering lots of ideas and inspiration for entertaining friends and family. While I always appreciate a well-made cocktail at a bar or restaurant, I rarely make a concoction at home requiring more than…

Mixed Berry Smoothie

One of my favorite recipes to make at home is a Mixed Berry Smoothie. I’ve been making the same variation of this smoothie for years — just ask anyone from my college roommates to my boyfriend! It’s been a staple…

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