Tequila-Watermelon Refresco


Tequila-Watermelon Refresco We are Summer chillin’ My little brother is visiting from New York, our entire familia is together, we are feasting and sipping cocktails, life is good. Last night everyone stopped by for dinner and I knew I had to whip up something summery, refreshing and spiked with tequila. We are tequila loving peeps…. 

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Grapefruit-Cranberry Tequila Cooler


Grapefruit-Cranberry Tequila Cooler A tart, but refreshing tequila cooler made with fresh grapefruit juice and cranberry juice is all you need to take your weekend fiesta to the next level.  I cannot tell you how many times I have made this cooler and the feedback is always “two thumbs up.”  I make it so much… 

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The Mangarita

The Mangarita cocktail from sweetlifebake.com

  The Mangarita I’m obsessed with Downton Abbey, who isn’t?  It’s my guilty pleasure, an opportunity to pop up a great bottle of champagne and enjoy a few cocktails.  When I heard that theKitchn ran a series of cocktails dedicated to Downton Abbey I immediately ran out and picked up a few bottles of champagne… 

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Pineapple-Lime Tequila Cooler

Pineapple Lime Tequila Cocktail from sweetlifebake.com

Pineapple-Lime Tequila Cooler Spring is here!  I can’t tell you how excited this Texan is spruce up her backyard, dust off the outdoor furniture and entertain outside again.  Nothing beats a day of feasting on great food with family and friends outside.  And of course we need a festive Spring cooler to sip on as… 

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Spicy Strawberry Margarita – Margarita de Fresa Picante

Spicy Strawberry Margarita from sweetlifebake.com

  Spicy Strawberry Margarita – Margarita de Fresa Picante   I’m spicing it up this Valentine’s Day with a margarita that is sure to have your loved ones feeling the heat.  Using one of my favorite chiles, dried chile piquins are grinded with sugar to make a sinfully spicy paste that really kicks up the… 

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