December Cocktail: Peppermint Mojito

December Cocktail: Peppermint Mojito

Ahhh Christmas. If you’re at all like me, you start looking for the next flight to somewhere, anywhere hot. If you’re like my friend Carly, you decorate starting today, and you revel in all the wonderful things Christmas can be. … More »

Beauty & Style 2008 Holiday Gift Guide

Beauty & Style 2008 Holiday Gift Guide

All around b5media’s Beauty & Style Channel, the Splendicity bloggers have put together some amazing holiday gift guides. Everything from makeup and skincare products to little black dresses and accessories, we have it all. Let’s go shopping! Beth at Aging … More »

Sweet Sweet Martinis

Sweet Sweet Martinis

One of the bloggers I’ve been following for some time, and finally got to meet face to face at Blog World Expo, Average Jane, has two yummy sounding martini recipes, and they sounded too good not to share! Tootsie Roll … More »

Fresh Pear Cocktails

Fresh Pear Cocktails

An interesting tidbit popped into my inbox from USA Pears the other day, all about using fresh pears in cocktails. Some of the recipes look fantastic, and I’m always up for trying new recipes. These sound amazing. These are the … More »

Smart people are drunks

Smart people are drunks

According to a study by Dr. G. David Batty, from the University of Glasgow in Scotland, and colleagues report in the American Journal of Public Health. Batty’s team examined the associations between IQ scores obtained when 8,170 boys and girls … More »

Tuaca: Italian Culture comes to Canada

Tuaca: Italian Culture comes to Canada

I’ve got a soft spot in my heart for versatile spirits, and Tuaca (pronounced Two-aww-ka) fits that bill perfectly. It’s also one of the most difficult spirits to describe. In fact, I’ve gone as far as pulling the bottle out … More »

Jim Beam Visitor's Experience

Jim Beam Visitor’s Experience

Jim Beam bourbon recently announced a new, multi-million dollar Visitor’s Experience project at the Clearmont, KY distillery. (L to R): Master Distiller Fred Noe (great-grandson of Jim Beam), head of the Visitor’s Experience Project Jim Beam Noe (great-grandson of Jim … More »

Bourbon Barrel Furniture

Bourbon Barrel Furniture

mmmm. I want to get all of my furniture from these guys. Not only is this stuff gorgeous, but I bet is smells amazing. May as well carry my love for good bourbon throughout the entire house! The furniture is … More »