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by Roselyn Sebastian One of the best parts of imbibing during the summer is being able to do it alfresco. Chilling by the pool or heading to the beach call for refreshing summer drinks. But nobody wants to spend their time chained to the blender while everyone else is getting their tan on.  So cool off with these easy thirst quenchers. Elderflower Cosmopolitan Ingredients: 1/4 parts Red Stag by Jim Beam® Black Cherry 1/2 part Triple Sec 2 parts Pineapple Juice 1 part Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice 1/2 part Cruzan® Black Strap Rum Preparation: Build over ice in highball glass. Pour ingredients in order listed and stir until well chilled.... CONTINUE READING 6

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5 Fall Pies Ready For Your Thanksgiving Table

Turkey? Check? The fixings? Check. Cocktails? Got ‘em. What could be missing? Duh, the pie! Thanksgiving dinner simply isn’t complete without a yum-filled pie and we’ve got not one but five of them. Filled with fall goodness like caramel apples, cranberries, pumpkins, pomegranates and maybe a shot or two of bourbon (oh come on, it’s the holidays!), you definitely won’t... CONTINUE READING 12

Mouthwatering Breads To Bake Up For The Holidays

Happy Homemade Bread Day! Yes, November 17th marks the day when bakers all over break out their rolling pins to whip up warm, delicious loaves of freshly baked bread. And it couldn't come at a better time—Thanksgiving is just around the corner and a house filled with the aromas of homemade bread simply screams "the holidays." Whip up one (or... CONTINUE READING 3

Not Your Mama's Chicken Soup

Chicken soup warms the soul, but not all chicken soups are created equal. Yes, you may nostalgically love the chicken 'n' noodle soup your mom used to whip up for you when you had those cold weather sniffles, but your adult taste buds now are probably craving a little more pizzazz than your childhood fave can offer. In honor of... CONTINUE READING 4

7 Yummy Recipes For Leftover Halloween Candy

You tricked, you treated, and now you've had pieces of leftover Halloween candy seemingly everywhere in your house all weekend, tempting you at every turn. It's officially time for all of us to rid our cabinets, cupboards and secret hiding spots of those sweet temptations, so we're whipping up delicious candy-filled desserts to pass on to friends, family, co-workers, neighbors,... CONTINUE READING 6

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The time is finally here to pack up the grill and say goodbye to your favorite warm weather food joints until next season. But that doesn’t mean your daily dinners have to suffer for flavor. The season of the crock pot has arrived, and with it, plenty of recipe options that are quick and easy to make. Take advantage of... CONTINUE READING 11

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On Dia de los Muertos, it's customary to cover an altar dedicated to a loved one with sweet treats like sugar skulls, colorful candies and sweet breads. To honor the day, gather your amigas together and enjoy some delicious Day of the Dead-inspired desserts, from homemade sugar skulls to spiked Mexican hot chocolate to pan de muerto, a Mexican sweet... CONTINUE READING 7

Spooktacular Snacks to Serve at Your Halloween Bash

Halloween is quickly creeping up and you’re probably been busy bustling around these past few weeks perfecting all of your Halloween party plans. But if you’re still mulling over what to serve your costumed cohorts at your All Hallows Eve fête, don’t fret! We’ve got plenty of scrumptious party-ready snacks that’ll trick your eyes but treat your taste buds, from... CONTINUE READING 25

Make Your Fave Halloween Candy At Home

Halloween is all fun and costumes until the silent killer pops up in your cupboard: candy. It’s everywhere this time of year, and somehow we just can’t escape its sugary clutches. But you know what they say—if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. And that’s exactly what we’re doing with these homemade Halloween treats. These recipes are even more delicious... CONTINUE READING 5

7 Celeb Cookbooks We Always Keep in the Kitchen

We love finding new recipes to test out in our kitchen (some more successful than others!), so we always stock up on cookbooks to get new ideas and inspiration. Sure, there are our tried-and-true tomes like Julia Child's Mastering the Art of French Cooking and Irma Rombauer's kitchen classic Joy of Cooking, but we've got a few newer cookbook faves... CONTINUE READING 4

Forget That Starbucks Shortage: 7 Pumpkin Spice Treats

The world went into sheer pumpkin spiced panic this week when news hit that Starbucks was running low on their uber popular seasonal sip, the famed Pumpkin Spice Latte. While everyone was in a tizzy over what to order now to get their morning caffeine fix, we were searching for ways to satisfy our pumpkin spice craving without our beloved... CONTINUE READING 14