20 Fun Summer BBQ Food & Drink Stations

It is summer now, and there should be quite a bit of entertaining going on. A lot of the time, you eat with your eyes first- especially if there’s a food or drink bar. These 20 Fun Summer BBQ Food and Drink Stations allow your guests to pick and choose what they want. It is so easy to just set up a table and make all your food and beverages LOOK good. 20 FUN SUMMER BBQ FOOD & DRINK STATIONS Summer entertaining is all about spending time with your friends and family- and a Hot Dog Bar is … [Read more...]

Pineapple Mojito with Spiced Rum

Summer is almost here.  The end of school countdown is on and the kids are begging for daily trips to the pool.  I'm looking forward to a more relaxed schedule and hot summer days spent lounging by the pool.  The only thing that will make those pool days better is a good book and a refreshing Pineapple Mojito with spiced rum. Ideal for pool lounging, summer barbecues, or simply to relax at the end of a hard week, this cocktail totally hits the spot.  It's sweet, light and refreshing.  You can … [Read more...]

Watermelon Lemonade Recipe

Your summer is about to get a whole lot sweeter with this refreshing Watermelon Lemonade recipe. Nothing beats a glass of fresh squeezed lemonade on a hot summer day, but when you add sweet watermelon it's like all your summer dreams come true. Classic lemonade meets sweet and refreshing in this Watermelon Lemonade Recipe. It's the perfect summertime drink, great for backyard BBQs or those hot, lazy summer days. My kids love watermelon and it's pretty much a summer staple at our house. I … [Read more...]

Texas Sunrise Mocktail

There is nothing quite like waking in the early morning to catch a glimpse of a breathtaking Texas sunrise.  The brilliant, bright orange and red hues light up the sky beckoning you to make it the best day ever.  But, let's be honest, it isn't often that I drag myself out of bed early enough to enjoy natures glorious display.  Instead I like to enjoy my mornings with one of my favorite drinks, a Texas Sunrise Mocktail. This is one of those signature drinks that make everything, even a mundane … [Read more...]

Cranberry Orange Sparkling Punch

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of DASANI Sparkling Water. All opinions are 100% mine. The holidays are the perfect time for entertaining, between all the festive holiday parties and family dinners you're going to need a signature drink recipe that is fun for the whole family. Today I am sharing a refreshing and festive Cranberry Orange Sparkling Punch recipe that will take your holiday sips from so-so to spectacular! We are all familiar with the tried and true holiday … [Read more...]

DIY Skeleton Drink Bucket

Halloween is just around the corner and we are gearing up for our party.  With Halloween being on a weekend this year I thought it would be fun to host a get together with our friends before we head out trick-or-treating.  Nothing too fancy, just a few Halloween treats and drinks. Of course that means we need a few festive touches to make it an extraordinary celebration.  And who wouldn't love grabbing a frosty beverage from our DIY Skeleton Drink Bucket. This year I've been obsessed with … [Read more...]

Strawberry Coco Loco Mocktail Recipe

Summer is full of spontaneous moments, lots of late nights and of course refreshing treats to keep cool.  This Strawberry Coco Loco Mocktail recipe is the perfect summertime sip for kids and a refreshing way to cool off.  Whether you are entertaining or just looking for a yummy way to make family dinner a little more fun, this kid-friendly mocktail is extraordinary! These non-alcoholic drinks feel grown up but are a fun alternative for the kids, and adults too! So put away those boring juice … [Read more...]

Raspberry Lemonade Mojito

By now you may have noticed from my Pink Flamingo Party Cups and Pineapple Flamingo Banner that I'm in the process of planning a tropical themed birthday party.  You can't have a party without a signature drink so this year I'll be serving a refreshing kid-friendly Raspberry Lemonade Mojito. Every year my birthday somehow manages to come and go unnoticed with the hustle and bustle of kids starting school.  This year I decided I would take matters into my own hands and plan my own birthday … [Read more...]

Pink Flamingo Party Cups

I'm loving the tropical trend of pineapples and pink flamingos.  This year I've decided to jump on the trend and design my birthday party with this tropical theme.  I've started collecting ideas for a festive pool party and I decided it's never to early to start working on party decor. So today I'm sharing the first glimpse of Pink Flamingo Party Decor for my birthday celebration. We will definitely need a way to stay hydrated at our pool party, so of course I'll be setting up a drink … [Read more...]

Perfect Peach Tea Recipe

Compensation was provided by Pure Leaf via Mode Media.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Pure Leaf. The weather is getting warmer and the sun is finally shining, it's the perfect porch weather!  Just like this perfect summer weather we are enjoying I have the perfect peach tea recipe that is incredibly refreshing, simple to make and ideal for sipping on the front porch. When we moved into our new house I was … [Read more...]