Summer Dreaming with Tommy Bahama’s Mango Habanero Margarita

Temps are low, snow is threatening and we are dreaming of sandy beaches, hot sun and warm blue waters. Now is the perfect time to visit the tropics and pretend you’re on island time. While I can’t dig my toes in the sand just yet, I can enjoy a taste of the vacation life at home. Raising a glass to all the summer dreamers out … Continue reading Summer Dreaming with Tommy Bahama’s Mango Habanero Margarita

Warm Island Breezes and Rum Cocktails

Each spring, those of us in the Northwest are teased in to believing summer is here. Temps rocket into the 80’s, sun filled skies warm our bones and gentle breezes have us putting on shorts, sun dresses and dragging the outdoor furniture out of the garden shed. Within two sunrises, skies are gray, rain will fall for days and temps will plummet in to the upper fifty’s. … Continue reading Warm Island Breezes and Rum Cocktails

Friday Cocktail Hour with Shaun the Bartender; The Cuban Martini

Holiday weekends are a fantastic way to connect with friends and family that we seem to lose touch with during the regular work weeks.  While we will be enjoying the company of loved ones, we will not forget what this holiday, Memorial Day is set aside for.   The remembrance of the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. … Continue reading Friday Cocktail Hour with Shaun the Bartender; The Cuban Martini

Friday Cocktail Hour with Shaun the Bartender Presents; The Caribbean Sunset

I am dreaming of warmer days and sun-kissed beaches.  Fortunately, Shaun the Bartender has created the perfect cocktail to transport me to a tropical paradise. Grilling seafood and sipping cocktails made of rum and fruit juice(s) are always on the menu on hot summer evenings, however, here in the Northwest we are still watching cool rain fall from sky while we wait for spring. I … Continue reading Friday Cocktail Hour with Shaun the Bartender Presents; The Caribbean Sunset