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Whitney Miller's Sweet & Simple Gift Ideas

Giving a homemade gift is a great way to show a special person how much they mean to you. Homemade doesn’t have to mean expensive or time-consuming, either. 379 more words


A Healthy Cocktail to Try: The Watermelon Martini

Want a refreshing and summery (alcohol-optional) cocktail recipe–one that happens to be loaded with antioxidants? Try this yummy creation …

Watermelon is a rich source of lycopene, an antioxidant believed to help reduce your risk for heart disease. 233 more words


Mulled Wine Poached Pears

Thanksgiving is coming up, with the other winter holidays not far behind. That means it’s fancy food time!

I made poached pears with mascarpone for New Year’s Eve a few years ago. 432 more words


Simple Syrup

I’ve been planning out our Thanksgiving meal with our parents and am getting a few things done before things get busy. One must have for us is some sweet tea, but since preferences vary I am going to be set up for people to sweeten to their taste. 671 more words


Lavender simple syrup

difficulty rating: ★★

Anytime I try  a new simple syrup recipe with herbs or flowers, I always try to make a tea first before adding sugar. 196 more words


Flor de Caña 7 Year is AMAZING


So, lately I’ve been meaning to get into the whole Rum Craze that’s hit the eastern USA but kept putting it off and putting it off and now I’ve given in! 241 more words

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Down the Hatch: Of All the Gin Joints—Stumbling Through Hollywood History

by Vince Keenan

If the new book Of All the Gin Joints: Stumbling Through Hollywood History  (Algonquin, September 2014) is any indication, no night out with the stars had a happy ending. 755 more words