Bottoms Up

Bottoms Up: Autumn Cocktails

There is a chill in the air and Thanksgiving is around the corner!  I’m going to be in sunny Hawaii (at least I hope it’s sunny) over Thanksgiving managing the second surfing competition for a client for the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing.  Not sure if I’ll be having Turkey, but I think I’ll be having one of these cocktails.

I came across a wonderful selection of autumn cocktails on the Williams-Sonoma blog…

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Bottoms Up: Coffee for Two

This bottoms up post is a little different than past ones.  It’s about coffee!  I would have loved to have come up with it, but I didn’t.  I found it on A Fabulous Fete’s blog and fell in love.

It makes for a perfectly unexpected welcome gift for guests.  You know me and anything unexpected I just love!

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Bottoms Up: Blueberry Hard Lemonade

I’ve been in Austin all week scouting locations for SXSW 2014 and boy oh boy – has it been hot here.  At the end of each day, we’ve cooled off with a lovely fruit infused cocktail.  Definitely seeing a trend!

This is the perfect cocktail to beat the summer heat and it’s super easy to make too.  All you need is frozen blueberries, pink lemonade, vodka, ice and a little slice of lemon to garnish.  The kiddos will…

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Bottoms Up: A Cocktail Menu

I’m at ALT Summit San Francisco today soaking up tons of creative energy and inspiration from some pretty fabulous ladies.

For today’s Bottoms Up post, I decided instead of a single cocktail – let’s do lots, in the form of a beautiful calligraphy menu.  Calligraphy and hand lettering is all the rage and this would be a fun addition to your bar. It’s perfect for either a corporate event, soiree at your house or a…

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Bottoms Up: Citron Refresher

This is a dangerously good drink.  It’s so tasty and refreshing that it’s hard to stop at one.  The Citron Refresher would be a great addition to any summer fête.  You might ask – is it hard to make…nope, it’s so easy.

Absolute Citron – 1.5 oz
Equal parts of lemonade and cranberry juice
A little splash of club soda
And for those you are looking for a non-alcoholic version, lemonade and cranberry with a…

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