"You are the Bee's Knees to my Cat's Pyjamas." In other words, we are both pretty awesome (I can only assume that since you're reading this blog, we have many things in common)! And, just like us, this gin cocktail is the height of excellence as well. Ingredients 2 oz. gin3/4 oz. honey simple syrup… Continue reading Bee’s Knees Cocktail
I have learned from watching others, that Champagne or Prosecco should not be the drink of choice when you're on a bender. I have seen one too many people hit the floor a little too quickly when they pop a bottle of bubbly. To help keep your celebration out of the toilet so to speak,… Continue reading Christmas Mimosas for a Crowd
Photo by rawpixel.com on Pexels.com Summer may or may not be a more relaxing time of year for your family. For ours it was less stressful and much more relaxing with not having to make school lunches, help with homework, sports, etc. It was also easier to find daycare for the summer and I didn't… Continue reading Summer of Top ’10
Photo by Gerry Roxby on Pexels.com Ducks and their dinklings are my absolute favourite waterfowl. They are fun to watch and whenever they 'talk,' they remind me of Daffy Duck. They run on water, ride on their parents back, and there's always the sassy little adventurous dinkling that doesn't listen to their mom/dad, strays too… Continue reading Spring Has Sprung! Let’s Celebrate With a Duck Fart!
Hurricanes were apparently invented to get rid of the overstock of rum that bars were forced to buy during WWII in order to get a case of the much coveted whiskey and scotch. The first Hurricane is credited to New Orlean's tavern owner Pat O'Brien. Hurricanes have been referred to as 'alcoholic kool-aid' due to… Continue reading Hurricane
Although September is the month that officially heralds the beginning of fall, October is where I finally get my sh*t together enough to actually pull everything together and become a contributing member of society again. Parents everywhere welcome September as the 'back to routine' month - a time of regular bedtimes and 6 hours a… Continue reading Fall Survival
Once fall rolls around, I start to enjoy the occasional hot drink with a dog in my lap and my feet up in front of a roaring fire. Don't get me wrong, I will never desert my white wine as that will always be my happy home, but a cup of Hyper Dolly is a… Continue reading Hyper Dolly