Spiced, Spiced Baby

There’s a chill in the air, leaves are getting all crispy-like, and i’ve pulled out some sweaters. this can only mean one thing…

It’s SPICED Apple Cider time!!! Here’s a SIMPLE recipe I suggest you try out tonight. XO

Photo credit LoveToKnow.com

Ingredients

1 1/2 oz. Captain Morgan’s Spiced Rum
8 oz. Apple Cider

1 cinnamon stick for garnish (per drink, naturally)

Mix together, and ENJOY! Oh, and if you’re one of those “hot” apple cider folks, heat up the apple cider before you add the alcohol.

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Apple Crumb Cupcake (Cocktail)

Fall is almost upon us. WHERE, oh WHERE did the summer go? To (grudgingly) celebrate the cooling air, I decided to share a fall inspired cocktail recipe that is SUPER delicious. Enjoy! XO

(This recipe is taken directly from the Cupcake Vodka Website, be sure to check it out!)

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Ingredients
1.5 oz Cupcake Vodka Original
1.5 oz Apple Cider
One Very Small Piece of Fresh Skinned Ginger
1.5 oz Ginger Ale Lime Wedge & Green Apple Slice

Preparation
Muddle the ginger and Cupcake Original vodka in a mixing glass. Add the cider and shake with ice; strain over ice into a rocks glass and top with ginger ale. Garnish with a squeeze from the lime wedge and a green apple slice.

Hurricane Irene: Preparedness Kit. Vodka Style

These are the essential items I’ve prepared for my Hurricane kit, and thought I’d share them with you. You’re welcome.

Item number one: Skittles

Item number two: Vodka

Essential item number three: wind up radio

Item number four: water

In all seriousness stock up on REAL essentials, and stay safe. This is going to be one hell of a storm. Love and kisses. XO

Here’s info on evacuation plans for NYC. CLICK HERE! 

**And if you’re under 21, sorry you’re going to have to hand the vodka over to me. HAND IT OVER NOOOW. <3333

 

Oh My Sweet Carolina…Raspberry Iced-Tea Cocktail

It’s hotter than I don’t know what in New York today, so to help you cool down here’s a drink! I’ve made some slight variations to the original recipe found on the Sweet Carolina website. This is a raspberry iced-tea spiked with goodness. You should really whip one up tonight, I know I will. XOXO

Sweet Carolina: Iced-Tea w/fresh raspberries

2 1/2 oz. Sweet Carolina Rasberry Sweet Tea Flavored Vodka

2 1/2 oz. Iced-Tea Mix (I use green tea mix too, basically whatever you have will work.)

Handful/Sprinkle/What-have-you of fresh raspberries 

Mix everything in a glass filled with ice cubes, add a squirt of lemon and ENJOY! <333333

Pop rocks and Martinis, who woulda thunk it?!

Whoopsie, I’m sorry for the late-day post. But something tells me all will be forgiven, once you see this gem of a recipe I found. My mother always says, if you don’t share, you won’t have any friends. So to please my mother, (and all you alkies out there) here is a recipe that combines an 80s candy, and a classic Martini. Enjoy XOXOXO

 

Photo credit Whitelaw Hotel & Lounge (Miami)

 

Here’s what you’ll need:

4 parts Raspberry Vodka

3 parts Dekuyper Strawberry Passion Pucker

A splash of pineapple juice

Top with the iconic ’80s candy.

Mix all the ingredients together, serve COLD and be sure you make enough for your friends. They’ll thank you. <333333

Little Secrets

My alphabet starts with this letter called yuzz. It’s the letter I use to spell yuzz-a-ma-tuzz. You’ll be sort of surprised what there is to be found once you go beyond ‘Z’ and start poking around! — Dr. Seuss

Dear Dr. Seuss, aka Teddy baby:

I’ll have one of whatever it is you’re smoking, drinking, popping, having.

Smooches,

Me

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Highway to hell

“The road to hell is paved with adverbs.”
— Stephen King

Nuh-uh Stephen. The road to hell is paved with mocktails. Duh.

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