Can I Refill Your Eggnog for ya?

Get you something to eat? Drive you out to the middle of nowhere and leave you for dead? Haha. I’m kidding. Please tell me you’ve seen National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. If you have, you may remember that scene. If you haven’t, please stop what you’re doing and go watch the movie right this very minute. […]

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White Christmas

Happy Thanksgiving Eve! Do you have your stretchy pants on? Are you ready to consume a massive amount of food? I am! I’m popping in today to tell you about a post I did for my friends over at Shari’s Berries. That post is loaded with fun entertaining ideas, so I thought you’d want to […]

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Tiramisu Martini

Okay. Okay. I know I’ve been gushing about my recent cruise, but it was so magical and memorable, that I just can’t stop talking about. If you’ve never been on a cruise, it’s definitely something I hope you will get to experience at some point in your life. I was very lucky to go on […]

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Drinks and Links: Blackberry Gin Lemonade

TGIF, people. TGIF. I hope you’ve had a spectacular week. It’s been a busy one here on IBC so I’m happy Friday is here. And since it is Friday, let’s talk about today’s cocktail for a minute. First, if you can believe it, until about two weeks ago I’d never had gin. Never. It turns […]

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Caramel Apple Pie Martini

A couple weeks ago I wrote an article about hosting a fall cocktail party. To be honest, other than pumpkin beer (which I can’t get enough of), I find it hard to create cocktails for the fall. So I challenged myself to come up with a few unique recipes. After testing out several recipes, I […]

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Caramel Apple Martini

I realize that I’m focusing on fall a little early, but I hope you’ll forgive me. It’s my favorite time of year, and it seems to go by way too quickly. In the fall, one of the most comforting flavor combinations (other than pumpkin with almost anything) is caramel and apple. As we head into […]

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Drinks and Links: Rummy Cherries

Happy Friday! I’m currently on my way to Vermont to attend a little house warming party for a friend who recently bought a home up there. My friends and I packed into a car yesterday to make the 9+ hour trip. (I’m actually writing this post on Wednesday, so let’s hope the trip went well.) […]

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Strawberry Rhubarb Margarita

Hello, friends! I hope each of you had a fabulous weekend. I certainly did. This was actually the first weekend that really felt like summer. On Saturday and Sunday I was able to spend some time with my family at my dad’s pool. It’s hard to believe tomorrow is already July 1 and that this […]

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