Cocktails & Wine

Tis the Season: Gingerbread Eggnog Cocktail Recipe
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Tis the Season: Gingerbread Eggnog Cocktail Recipe

Whether you are having a party, small get together, or just looking for a great seasonal cocktail, we have one for you. We love to serve this Gingerbread Eggnog Cocktail Recipe from Thanksgiving to Christmas. It is filled with all of the great flavors of the season. This is the perfect cocktail to welcome guests with when they arrive for a holiday party or as…

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what goes into hosting a dinner party
in That's Life, Cocktails & Wine, Fabulous Finds

Dinner Party Hosting Doesn’t Have to be Scary

Dana and I love hosting dinner parties, but for me, it wasn’t always that way.  She, on the other hand, is a born party thrower and hostess.  I fretted over absolutely everything, but mostly that people would cancel at the last minute.  After the first few, however, when people actually did show up and seemingly had a good time, I started to relax and even…

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wine tasting
in That's Life, Cocktails & Wine, Travel Tips

How to Feel More Comfortable Tasting and Buying Wine

In case you haven’t noticed, we like our wine at the TriWivesClub. It is definitely one of our pleasures and a way to cope with the triathlon lifestyle…at times…But, we’ve actually even started to get a bit more sophisticated about wine and learning what constitutes a good wine from a “why am I drinking this crap” wine. It has been an experience, however, albeit a…

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simple syrups summer drinks
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Do It Yourself Simple Syrups and Summer Drink Recipes

My husband and I are at a new stage in our lives.  With the twins off leading their own lives and my hubby no longer doing triathlons, we have a lot more time to play.  So, what are we doing you ask…We decided to learn how to make simple syrups and of course, Sunday afternoon drinks.  Great fun AND great practice for our next party! Perfecting…

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