I love Labor Day in September. It signals the start of a new school year, the beginning of fall, the start of my favorite time of the year. The bonfires, the cool temperatures, the comfort foods on a chilly day, the tailgating parties, the kickoff to football season - the fun just keeps rolling out! Now, y'all know I love my Sparkling Ice cocktails so here are a few that you can whip up really quick and kick back and enjoy the rest of your Labor Day weekend! Enjoy and … [Read more...] about Labor Day Celebration Roundup
Food and Drink
Love food? Then you'll love our Wine and Dine category! You can find mom's favorite recipes here and new recipes from friends and family that we absolutely love! Check the sub-menus for our favorite cookbooks and doggy recipes too!
Since I started on this Keto journey on August 23, 2019, I've noticed one thing - I have been craving tuna fish like nobody's business. Not sure if it is because of the sudden shift in what I am eating, but it has been a good amount of time since I whipped some of this up. So today I decided to make a big batch (hubby loves it too) for us to munch on. I use Starkist Tuna and Duke's Mayonnaise. I've tried other mayo - like Kraft and Hellman's - both are just too sweet for my liking. Then … [Read more...] about Recipe: Kim’s Tuna Fish Salad
Have you tried Maker’s Mark bourbon by any chance? I absolutely love this delicious bourbon and how Maker’s Mark came into being. Make sure you head over to your local ABC store and try some for yourself! I shared this recipe on our Friday Finds #11 and it was a huge hit! So to get your taste buds kicked into high gear – here’s the Maker’s Mark Chipotle Chicken Wings recipe for you to try. … [Read more...] about Recipe: Chipotle Chicken Wings by Maker’s Mark
There's nothing I love more than a good glass of bourbon from Maker's Mark either on the rocks or in a delicious cocktail. This particular recipe (from the Maker's Mark recipe archives) pairs perfectly with Maker's Mark and bitters and the dry apple flavor in cider. Just in time for fall, this easy-drinking cocktail goes with just about anything, especially a pretty fall day! Ingredients 1 part Maker's Mark® Bourbon1 tsp. to 1 tbsp. sugar to taste2 dashes Angostura® Bitters3 … [Read more...] about Maker’s Mark Bourbon Cider
Nothing says 'summer' like watermelon and popsicles! Today we are combining the two to give you the ultimate grown-up treat! Ingredients: 3/4 cup tequila1/2 cup Sparkling Ice Strawberry Watermelon1/4 cup lime juice1 pound watermelon Directions: Stir together tequila, Sparkling Ice Strawberry Watermelon, and lime juice in a large bowlCut watermelon into wedges and soak in Sparkling Ice mixture for 15 minutesInsert popsicle sticks into wedges and then freeze on a rack-lined baking … [Read more...] about Recipe: Soaked Watermelon Slice Popsicles