The Most Refreshing Summer Cocktails

When the 5:00 whistle blows, thirst takes over. Grab your keys and head for the nearest exit, it’s cocktail hour. Stepping out after work for a drink with friends and colleagues is a great way to relax and engage in brilliant conversation. Where can you find the most refreshing cocktails this summer? Here are a few of our favorite places to sip. RA Sushi’s Pear & Lemon … Continue reading The Most Refreshing Summer Cocktails

Dia de los Muertos; honoring ancestors with a toast and tequila

As we move closer to winter’s cold embrace we begin preparation for the rituals our ancestors have practiced for centuries.  Samhain, ( pronounced ‘sow’inn’ ), the ancient Celtic celebration, and Mexico’s, Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos.  Both of these ancient festivals focus on gatherings of family and friends to give prayers and offerings for those that have passed on. Dia de los … Continue reading Dia de los Muertos; honoring ancestors with a toast and tequila

Entertain in Style; Boozy Heat Busters for your Backyard Celebration

Summer has kicked it up a notch or three here in the Northwest and frozen treats of all kind are on the menu.  With the 4th of July around the corner and temps promising to be in the 80’s we are collecting as many “cool” recipes and creations as possible, to give you many options for your backyard celebration. Slightly Sloshed Slushy by Redbook Magazine. … Continue reading Entertain in Style; Boozy Heat Busters for your Backyard Celebration

Entertain in Style; Quench your thirst with perfect Margaritas

Good food and great conversation is what entertaining is all about.  Gathering  friends together, cooking, whipping up cocktails and enjoying each other’s company is a fantastic way to spend the afternoon, evening or weekend. Entertain:  “take part in social activities; interact with others” thefreedictionary.com  Interact with your guests.  Take the time a day or two ahead of your get together to do as much of the … Continue reading Entertain in Style; Quench your thirst with perfect Margaritas