Then There Were Two {Recipe: Cherry Poke Cake Cocktail}

Cherry Poke Cake Cocktail

Nick and I just got back from enjoying a kid-free vacation in Park City, Utah… the first we’ve shared in over 6 years. In 6 years time, it is pretty easy to forget all the reasons you fell in love with your spouse in the first place. I definitley knew I still loved my husband,…

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Ahem…Magic Mike {Recipe: Blackberry Gin Shooters}

Blackberry Gin Shooters by Dine & Dish

My eyes had the pleasure of taking in Magic Mike earlier this week. If you aren’t familiar with this movie, you can find more about it here, but in general, there really isn’t much of a plot, but lots and lots of eye candy. Before the movie even started, the packed audience (of mixed ages…

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A New York Kind of Cocktail {Recipe: Meringue Margaritas}

SLandME

Last weekend, I spent a few days in New York City hanging out with other bloggers and Sandra Lee. We were all brought together to celebrate the launch of Sandra’s beautiful and functional new housewares and small appliance lines with Sears and K-Mart. Make sure to check out the beautiful products she has as a…

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Not As Planned {Recipe: Homemade Creamy Limoncello}

Limoncello faded

For us, Easter Sunday did not go as planned. Eager to start the morning off on the right foot, the family woke up early and headed up to church for 7:30am Mass. Ready to participate in and enjoy the early morning Easter service, we settled into our pew and began the day. Half way through…

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Happy Hour {Recipe: Whipped Root Beer Float Cocktails}

float spoon

Fresh out of school and at my first job, happy hour was a regular occurrence. My colleagues and I would leave the stressful day at the office behind and head to the local posh restaurant or bar to unwind and put on our social hats. If we were lucky, our boss and owner of the…

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Project 365 2012 – Week 13 {Recipe: Creme Cake Martini}

3-25-12 Communion

Happy April, friends! We had gorgeous weather in Kansas City this past week, which meant lots of time outside and lots of shutter button clicking. In addition to pictures from our week, I also have martini recipe you will want to try out this spring. Make sure to scroll all the way to the bottom…

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Virtual Holiday Potluck {Recipe: Godiva Mudslide Minitini}

Godiva Mudslide Martini Recipe dineanddish.net

Pin It So…I kind of made a cocktail for a BRUNCH party! It was an innocent mistake, honestly. When I signed up to participate in the Virtual Holiday Potluck with some blogger friends, I failed to notice the word “BRUNCH” in the title. I just was thinking holiday… friends… chocolate… cocktails. Fun! I’m going to…

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It Began With a Lime {Recipe: Habanero Margarita}

Lime Wedge

It all began with a lime… Well, a lime I was cutting up for a dinner recipe and a very long day full of one thing after another with my kids. My patience was shot and I welcomed the retreat into my kitchen to cook dinner. As I was squeezing the wedges, the sweet citrus…

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