Blackberry Moscow Mule in a Hammered Copper Mug

Blackberry Moscow Mule Recipe with Mint

This blackberry Moscow mule recipe is a fun twist on the classic Moscow mule recipe thanks to the addition of fresh blackberries and mint. Here’s how to make a single cocktail, as well as a blackberry mule cocktail bar!


Lime Cucumber Mint Water Recipe

I don’t like water. There I said it. I know that hydration is important, and even more important when you’re pregnant, but I just don’t like to drink water!  I … Read more

Mango Margaritas to Celebrate Spring


Spring is finally here!  Eric and I just got back from a trip to California where we got to indulge in some tasty Mexican food.  This reminded me that I’d been wanting to recreate my favorite drink from my recent trip to Mexico, a mango margarita.  I think the arrival of spring weather in dreary Washington is the perfect reason for a refreshing fruity margarita, if you need a reason!

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Lavender Lemonade Recipe

Lemonade is a drink with endless possibilities.  After the great success of my strawberry lemonade, I’ve been daydreaming about different medleys like blueberries, or cherries, or even pineapple.  Unfortunately I don’t have any of those growing in my own backyard but I do have plenty of herbs, and lavender seemed the perfect choice to start with.

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Cucumber Juice Recipe and My Views on Alcohol

Spring is here!  Okay maybe not really, but we’ve been getting some unseasonably nice weather in Washington, while so many of my friends in other states are getting the crazy weather we usually have.  So I thought I’d share a drink that’s sure to make anyone in any location feel like spring is on the way.  Fresh cucumber juice is so simple to make, and it’s a beautiful fancy drink that’s perfect for parties.  Plus it’s alcohol free!

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