Cocktails

Classic Dry Martini Recipe

Classic Dry Martini Recipe

Call it growing old (*sigh*), but to me, my perfect Friday night goes a little something like this: a classic gin martini, my house kimono and Aretha on the record player. Over the years I’ve worked on perfecting the classic martini recipe. I’m generally a purist and opt for gin, but if vodka is your […]

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4 Easy Summer Cocktail Recipes for Your Next BBQ

4 Easy Summer Cocktail Recipes

For me, Summer can never come around quick enough, and today I’m sharing my 4 favorite cocktails to serve when entertaining at home. Best of all, you can prepare most of these in advance, and just add ice when your guests arrive. Paloma Jello-Shots A favourite when the girls are coming over. Make these a […]

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Pomegranate Manhattan Cocktail

Pomegranate Manhattan Cocktail | Tell Me Tuesday

It’s no secret that I love at-home cocktail hour. For me, there’s simply nothing greater than walking in the door after a long day at work, slipping off my shoes and mixing myself a classic tipple. Not wanting to sacrifice this tradition when we moved overseas last year, my hubby and I packed a small cocktail kit […]

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My 2016 Wrap-up

DIY Ice Cream Bunting | Tell Me Tuesday

Well another year is almost over and what a ride it has been. To recap– in May of this year I quit my job, my boyfriend and I packed up our house and we jetted off to live overseas for 6 months. Basing ourselves in Spain we travelled to Portugal, France, Germany, Israel, Croatia and the UK. […]

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Negroni Cocktail

Negroni Cocktail Recipe | Tell Me Tuesday

Earlier this year I partnered with Campari and Trish Nicol Agency to promote Negroni Week– a great cause where participating venues around the globe donate $1 from every Negroni sold to their charity of choice. Never one to shy away from cocktails for a cause, I thought I’d share with you how to make this […]

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Rose & Elderflower Pops

Elderflower, Coconut Water & Rose Popsicles

Boozicles, Spiked Popsicles, Adult Pops…. whatever you want to call them, an icy cold coconut popsicle with a dash of  elderflower liqueur is a fun addition to your next summer bbq. Want to take this to the next level? Serve them inverted into glasses of dry sparkling wine such as Prosecco and you’ve got a fun […]

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Paloma Jell-O shots

Paloma Jello Shots | Tell Me Tuesday

There’s no denying that jell-o shots have a reputation of being a bit… well… trashy. But I’m here today to show you that these babies can be fabulous (not frat party). There’s just 2 simple rules: good quality liquor and not a drop of blue or green food colouring in sight. We’re keeping it classy here, […]

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