Irish Cocktails for St. Patrick’s Day

Homemade Irish Cream for St. Patrick's Day

Irish Cocktails for St. Patrick’s Day celebrations!       A great collection of 20 cocktails that are perfect for starting your St. Patrick’s Day celebration off right! These Irish cocktails may not all have Irish ingredients, but they are green, or have the flavors of the holiday in mind! So, get on your favoriteRead more

45 Red and Pink Valentine’s Cocktails

Pink Valentine’s Day Cocktails that will help you celebrate!     These pink drinks are great for celebrating, and perfect for the season! Pink cocktails are fun and remind everyone of love, which is what Valentine’s Day is all about! Cheers to these pink Valentine’s Day cocktails!     Check out our Valentine’s Day recommendations!Read more

Dark Chocolate Vegan Ice Cream with Rum and No Bake Gluten Free Rainbow Sprinkle Cookie Crumble

Dark Chocolate Vegan Ice Cream with Rum and No Bake Gluten Free Rainbow Sprinkle Cookie Crumble

Boozy vegan ice cream? Yeah, we did!       A few weeks ago we had a “staycation” while our kids went to spend a few days with the grandparents. So of course we took advantage of being child free for a few days and headed out to hit some of the spots that weRead more

Strawberry Rhubarb Daiquiri Float – A Rum Dessert Cocktail

Strawberry Rhubarb Daiquiri Float - A Rum Dessert

A great combination of dessert and cocktail in one, a frozen strawberry daiquiri float on top of vanilla ice cream!       As frequent readers of our blog know, we are kind of obsessed with making lots of classic craft cocktails. Every now and then it is fun to wander away from the classicsRead more

The Adult Purple Cow – A Vodka and Nehi Grape Soda Float

Adult Purple Cow with Nehi Grape Soda

A boozy version of the kid’s classic Purple Cow Float!       There are many flavors that can take you right back to your childhood, be it that cookie your grandma made, your favorite candy, or a treat. One treat for Leah was the Purple Cow. It’s a soda float made with vanilla iceRead more

Bourbon and Peach No Churn Ice Cream

Bourbon and Peach No Churn Ice Cream

Summer flavors in this ice cream – peach and bourbon. And it’s no-churn bourbon ice cream!     The end of summer doesn’t mean we stop having ice cream in our house, especially when in our house September is peach season, thanks to the peach trees in our back yard. Needing lots of ways toRead more

Chocolate Coffee Stout Fudge Ripple No-Churn Ice Cream

Boozy Beer No Churn Ice Cream?! What? Yep, beer ice cream!     This summer has been exceptionally hot in Omaha this year, so whenever we can find a way to cool off, we jump at the opportunity. One way we have really enjoyed is making our own homemade ice cream, especially now that weRead more

Aronia Berry Simple Syrup

Aronia Berry Syrup - a perfect balance between sweet and tart, with a nostalgic rich flavor.

We had fun using this unique ingredient, Aronia Berries, in this syrup.     We grew up in the Midwest with relatives who loved to explore the many parks, country roads and outdoor spaces that are just minutes away. One of the earliest memories of outdoor adventures is of walking down a country road gatheringRead more

Booze and Chill: Rye Old Fashioned No Churn Ice Cream

Boozy ice cream based on a classic Old Fashioned Cocktail!     Homemade ice cream is one of our favorite things to make in the summer. Both of us have memories from our childhood of the Breville Smart Scoop Ice Cream Compressor droning away and the sound of the ice cubes and rock salt crunchingRead more

Drunken Apple Pie Milkshake – An Amaro Cocktail

Drunken Apple Pie Milkshake

A boozy fall shake, ice cream, boozy apples and amaro in this apple pie milkshake!       The old saying “Good things come to those that wait!” gets floated around quite a bit, and for this recipe the saying holds true! But never fear, even if it takes a bit of time, you getRead more