Archive for October 2014 | Monthly archive page

With Halloween coming tomorrow, we thought today would be the perfect chance to share these 10 Candy Cocktails compiled by MSN. The Twix Martini sounds To. Die. For. Chocolate and caramel… yum! We also like the idea of rimming your glass with pop rocks candy for an added bang on your cocktail. Pick a recipe

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When we found this chart over at The Kitchn, we knew we couldn’t keep it to ourselves! Of course we’re all going to indulge in some of the kids Halloween candy this year, but did you know you can up the ante by pairing that candy with the appropriate wine. Oh. Yes. Indulgence at it’s finest.

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Today for Thirsty Thursday, we’re featuring a post from Real House Moms. They pulled together a compilation of recipes for 25 fun Halloween drinks. With Halloween being on a Friday this year, that means you can enjoy twice the cocktails with half the guilt! We’ve highlighted some of our favorites from the list below, but

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Last week we featured a delicious autumn slow cooker recipe and it was delicious. Especially as the days start getting shorter, it becomes harder and harder to feel like you’re getting dinner made and on the table by a reasonable time. In comes the slow cooker. If you don’t have a crockpot, get one. They

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Can you believe Halloween’s less than 3 weeks away?!? I can’t.  I’m now if full-on costume-making mode. With 4 kids, it’s takes awhile.  And, it’s time to think about a few easy decorations for the rest of October, and for any Halloween partying before and after trick-or-treating.  Here’s the thing: Halloween’s on a Friday this

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Today we’re featuring a unique cocktail recipe created and shared by A Farm Girl’s Dabbles. This recipe was too unique and too delicious not to share with you! The way we see it, you can’t go wrong with bacon. Hungry for breakfast? Bacon. Need a yummy topping on your cupcake? Bacon. Something to wrap around

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I’d love to tell you that I cook up a delicious breakfast for myself and my family each morning.  I don’t. Grab-n-go is usually my style, since I’m usually packing lunches and backpacks while the rest of the crew eats.  I need something quick and sustaining.  And something that goes well with my coffee.  Here’s

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Ever wonder what really goes in to tasting wine? Ever wonder what exactly you’re looking for when you’re tasting wine? We love this infograph from Drinked In breaking down everything from what glasses are used, to how to smell the wine, to how to taste the wine.  Check it out below and get to tasting!

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You might as well get used to it…it’s all-pumpkin, all-the-time for the next 2 months or so.  Since I just bought 6 cans of organic pumpkin puree from Costco for about $5, I’m embracing the tradition full-on.  And, so will my kids.  That’s right kids, start embracing. In honor of this forceful vegetable takeover, here

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This week marks the first week of the MLB postseason. Since baseball is America’s classic pasttime, we thought what better way to celebrate the first week of the postseason than with a list of the top 5 classic cocktails! 5. The Classic Martini- Nowadays there are many ways to order your martini. With vodka or gin,

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