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Red Wine Spritzer

This post has been sponsored by Schweppes®. All thoughts and opinions are my own.So, I have a confession to make. It’s taken me much, much longer than it should have for me to jump on the wine wagon. But now that I’m on board – I’m all in. From Sangrias…

Honey Thyme Lemonade made with Bulleit Bourbon

Honey Thyme Lemonade

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Diageo. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #CollectiveBias #TheWhiskey5 Today’s post may come as a surprise. I wasn’t always the biggest bourbon fan. Yes, it’s true. That makes me…

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Endless Summer

Disclosure: This sponsored post is brought to you by Finlandia, the vodka of choice in my house, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Must be 21 or older to consume alcohol and remember to please drink responsibly. If you follow me on Instagram then you have…

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Patron The Summer

Howdy all! Is it just me or is Summer seriously flying by? It feels just like yesterday that I was in Nashville, and here we are halfway through July. I guess it’s true what they say, time does fly when you’re having fun. Anyways, if y’all remember (and follow along…

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Perfect Poolside Companion

Disclosure: This post is brought to you by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CincoDeCayman #CollectiveBias Y’all! I’m mostly officially moved into the new place. Praise God. While I’m not 100% head over heels for it, yet, I do love it so far. More on why…

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Post Mexico Sips

This post is sponsored by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CincoDeCayman #CollectiveBias If you’ve been following along on Instagram you’re well aware that I’m coming down from a truly gorgeous vacation to Tulum. Needless to say, yesterday was spent pretending that I was still…

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Kentucky Derby Party Cocktail Ideas

One of the best parts about this time of year in Louisville, AKA Derby Season, happens to be all the parties that lead up to the most exciting two minutes in sports. So today I’m sharing Kentucky Derby Party Cocktail Ideas to let y’all join in on the fun no…

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Fig Ginger Fizz

  Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Figenza, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.

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Bourbon Mixology 101
with I.W. Harper

I wasn’t always a bourbon drinker – in fact, back in the day I was the furthest thing from a bourbon drinker. Vodka Sprite was my drink of choice, and I vehemently stayed clear of any dark liquors – mostly due to running with a large gaggle of gays. Luckily my taste…

One Minute Margarita

Entertaining and hanging with friends is one of the things I look forward to most, but I’ll admit that when I’m having friends over I tend to over-complicate things. I spend more time fretting over what we’re eating and drinking vs. enjoying my friend’s company.

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Food Pairing with Lunazul Tequila

One of my favorite things about sitting down to dinner at a Mexican restaurant is that you’re immediately greeted with chips and salsa, and if you’re anything like me and my friends you add guacamole to the mix before your server even has time to take your drink order.

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World Cocktail Day

TGIF! Am I right? It’s been one of the longest couple of weeks I’ve had in awhile, but the last few days have been hella productive, the rain has stopped, and today is World Cocktail Day. Sounds like a cause for celebration if I ever heard one, who’s with me?