Sun, Sand and 60

Pack the cooler and get to the beach—Mom turns 60! We celebrated Mom’s big day in a charming family boathouse in Florida. A beach lover herself, it was a fantastic weekend surrounded by hot sun, great food and cold cocktails.     I wanted to bring something to the party that my family would use […]

Talk Bubbly to Me

  As we enter that glorious time known as Spring and Summer—aka wedding season—toasts abound. To help you prepare your glass, we’ve rounded up our top five sparkling wines for toasts on a budget! Let’s face it, popping the Dom Perignon isn’t always an option. And there’s nothing wrong with that! So think up your […]

Cocktail of the Week: Dirty Martini

This week, we thought we’d try something a little bit more on the savory side. Martini anyone? There’s something about a martini that makes us want to put on silk elbow gloves, red lipstick and pearls. You’ll find us lounging with a martini in one hand and a long cigarette holder in the other. Ahhhh, […]

Cocktail of the Week: Lemon Drop Shots

Grab some friends—it’s time to celebrate! Not only have you practically made it to FriYAY, it’s officially spring! So, it’s time to take a shot and dance on the table. ‘Cause, why not? Lemon Drops can be made with pre-squeezed lemon juice, lemon flavored vodka, lemonade mix, etc. But in honor of spring, the below […]

Cocktail of the Week: Fruit in Ice Mixers

Today we’re going to share a favorite flavor burst for simple mixed drinks. Fruit in ice! Not only do fruit ice cubes make beautiful additions, they also keep drinks cold while enhancing the flavor. Freeze edible flowers as well for an elegant mix. Now, hydration is key, so you could always take a break from the alcohol and […]

Cocktail of the Week: Cotton Candy Champagne

Whether you’re planning a bubbly brunch with your gals or looking for an elegant, fun signature cocktail, Cotton Candy Champagne is a charming option. Ingredients – Champagne (or Prosecco would work just as well!) – Cotton Candy – Personalized Stir Sticks Directions Pour your bubbly. Close to serving, top the flute with a tuft of cotton […]

Irish You the Best St. Patty’s Party Ever

Top o’ the mornin’ to ya! Are you gearing up for the biggest March holiday? While the tradition of St. Patrick’s Day parades and parties did not start on the Emerald Isle itself, the holiday is now a global celebration and a day when everyone is a bit Irish. And if not, just sprinkle on […]

Cocktail of the Week: Bourbon Neat

The classic Old Fashioned is, well, classic. But sometimes it is fitting to skip the sweet and go neat. Get ready for this weekend with a smooth pour. Ingredients: – Bourbon (try Maker’s Mark) – Orange slice Directions: Simply pour your desired amount into a tumbler, the same glass you would typically use for an Old […]

Cocktail of the Week: Lemon Lime Spritzer

Dreaming of summer? Us. Too. Brighten up your weekend with this light and refreshing Lemon Lime Spritzer. Ingredients: serves four – 1/2 cup of vodka (we recommend Ketel One) – 1/3 cup fresh lime juice (about 2 limes) – 1/3 cup simple syrup – club soda – lemon wedges – fresh mint – ice Directions: […]

XOXO, ForYourParty

Happy Valentine’s Day from ForYourParty! Did you have a fancy dinner to celebrate with your S.O. this past weekend? Planning one tonight? Maybe you surrounded yourself with your besties for a little Galentine’s brunch—or are looking forward to one of the many, many local events being offered. Whatever your preferred celebratory style might be, we hope you do […]