June 9, 2011

6 Fun Ways to Use Fresh Pineapple

During the summer, I love tropical flavor of fresh pineapple.  I always just cut it up into spears and keep it for snacking and fruit salads, but I’ve been growing bored of plain old pineapple lately.  In an effort to find new and exciting ways to use pineapple, I headed over to Recipe4Living and found some fun and fruity ways to prepare it! Read the rest of this entry »

May 9, 2011

Sangria vs. Mai Tai

While my favorite basic cocktail is a rum and diet coke, once summer comes along, I start to crave fruitier, sweet drinks. My two favorites are definitely mai tais and sangria.

They both shout summer to me because they’re cold and so so good. I stick to ordering these drinks when I’m out at bars and restaurants. If I made a pitcher of one or the other at home, I’m sure I’d be tempted to have more than just one drink. They taste that good!

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August 27, 2010

Cocktail Hour: Hawaiian Martini

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As I recently had a Hawaiian party at my house, I’m still in a bit of a tropical mood. I also happen to still have leftover pineapple juice and flavored rums and vodkas all over my house, so I decided to use them up and make a Hawaiian Martini! Read the rest of this entry »

August 16, 2010

Sweet n’ Sour Hawaiian Meatballs

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I finally had my Hawaiian Party this weekend!  I had a slip n’ slide, a kiddie wading pool, decorations, leis, Hawaiian music, and, best of all…delicious Hawaiian food and drinks! Read the rest of this entry »

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