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How to Make the Perfect Mint Julep

I had the incredible opportunity to attend the Kentucky Derby and all of the festivities surrounding it back in 2019 and I cannot wait to go back some day! It was such a fun few days and one of my…

Two Unexpected Spring Cocktails

My toxic trait is that every time someone tells me they don’t like one of my favorite things to eat or drink, I’m like, “BUT WAIT… Have you tried it like this??” While I’m sure my friends and family find…

S’More Festive Fashioned

‘Tis the season to be festive! 🎄 With the holiday season in full swing and friends and family get-togethers right around the corner, I’m so excited to share a recipe for a S’mores Festive Fashionedwith Old Forester, as well as…

Nuts & Berries

It’s almost the weekend, my friends! And that means it’s time for a cocktail. When I’m out, I love ordering fun cocktails off the menu (or one of my favorite martinis), but when I’m doing the bartending, I’m all about…

7 Tips for Hosting a Dinner Party

I’m not quite sure where this fall went, but the calendar is telling me that Thanksgiving is next week! What the what?! I’ll be heading down to central Illinois for the holidays, but before I can do that, I’m hosting…

7 Tips for Throwing a Pool Party

I can hardly believe that Labor Day weekend has come and gone! Where did the season go?! I was very mindful to savor every single second of summer, but it’s still so bittersweet to see it on it’s way out….

Soaking Up Summer

Spontaneous get-togethers and spur of the moment plans are what summer is all about! Whether it’s a road trip to Lake Geneva (more on that coming soon!), having friends over for impromptu pool parties on the roof, or hosting friends…

Picnic By The Lake

I came across these photos from a picnic Hallie and I had by the lake last summer and figured I’d share them today to kick off the holiday weekend and the start of what’s sure to be a fun month!…