Cocktail of the Day · Cocktails · DIY

Basic Cocktails 101

So far in this blog when I talk cocktails it's usually something I have created myself. I love that I can share these concoctions with you and receive your feedback! Nothing makes me feel better than when I invent something that puts a smile on someone's face. I do realize though, that we all have… Continue reading Basic Cocktails 101

Lifestyle

Baby, It’s Cold Outside!

The United States got hit with a cold snap over the weekend and we have been seeing our first big snowfalls and coldest temperatures of the year in some parts of the country. Winter is finally here and 'tis the season to cuddle up indoors and stay cozy! Being a Minnesota native, I am somewhat… Continue reading Baby, It’s Cold Outside!

Lifestyle · People Helping People

5 Ways to Give Back This Winter Without Breaking the Bank

The weather is getting colder and it's easy to take your warm home and winter gear for granted. There are so many people who are homeless that have to brave the elements without shelter, appropriate clothing, and even food. Photos in this post by Sergio Omassi at Pexels If you are like me, you see these… Continue reading 5 Ways to Give Back This Winter Without Breaking the Bank

Cocktails · Lifestyle

Planning a Great Gathering- Part Two: Drinks

Hey everyone! It's time for the second installment of my party planning adventure! Today we are going to talk about beverages. This can easily become the most expensive part of planning any party. There are a few tricks to keeping it within a budget while still making sure you offer something amazing to your guests. Here… Continue reading Planning a Great Gathering- Part Two: Drinks

Food · Lifestyle

Planning a Great Gathering- Part One: Food

Hello loves! Today I want to kick off a three part blog series on planning an intimate social gathering on the cheap! Keep watching over the next week or so, and follow me as I plan a small fall party at our home for mutual friends, as well as my husband's co-workers. You can expect… Continue reading Planning a Great Gathering- Part One: Food

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Choosing the Right Tattoo Studio/Artist. A How To from a Professional Tattoo Artist.

I have had some reader requests asking me to make a post about tattoos. As an experienced tattoo artist, this is one of my favorite subjects, so I am happy to oblige! I am not currently working as a body artist, but the years I spent in the industry were some of the best of… Continue reading Choosing the Right Tattoo Studio/Artist. A How To from a Professional Tattoo Artist.