Friday, July 9, 2010

Happy Friday = Happy Hour

Look at this yummy drink!

I can't wait to try it. It's called a Ciroc Chic. The fresh blend of pomegranate and pineapple juices with crisp Cîroc vodka is an excellent choice for girls' night. Up the ante by garnishing this chic cocktail with edible flowers, such as pansies or violets.

Here is the recipe thanks to

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* 1 1/2 ounce(s) Cîroc Vodka
* 1 1/2 ounce(s) pomegranate juice
* 1 ounce(s) pineapple juice
* 1 slice(s) pineapple, or edible flowers


1. Add Cîroc Vodka, pomegranate juice, and pineapple juice.
2. Shake with ice and strain into a prechilled martini glass.
3. Garnish with a pineapple slice or edible flowers.

Find 9 more perfect summer drinks at the Delish website by clicking here.

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Better Chicken Conditions....

I know chickens aren't high on the totem pole, but I still think they deserve better conditions. I'm glad to see California become the first cage-free egg state.

According to planet green, that means..."Governor Schwarzenegger brought some good news to the state's chickens yesterday by signing legislation requiring that all whole eggs sold in California come from hens that are able to stand up, extend their limbs, and spread their wings without touching either one another or the sides of the cage."

Read the full article here.

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Mini Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwiches

OH YUMMM. Summer is in full effect now and ice cream is just the right treat to cool us down. Martha Stewart has a great recipe for mini ice cream sandwiches. I like the small ones better for the kids and myself. Click here to connect to Marthas site for the recipe and 60 other perfect summer desserts!

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Shabby Chic Baby Shower

Hostess with the Mostess always has amazing ideas for unique party themes. I fell in love with this Shabby Chic Baby Shower tablescape. I think if you raid a good thrift store you could pick most of these things up without breaking the bank. Check out more beautiful photos and ideas by clicking HERE!