|my other sis Erin (who also has a bump!) handcrafted this monogrammed gift bag|
Kirby, Max's mama by end of summer, was all smiles as she was showered with love and loot last Saturday.
|Molly McCann's beautiful bridal cake - yes, we've been mixed up more than once!|
As wedding bells continue to chime throughout the summer, I thought this piece was timely. It opens up the case on whether weddings have leapt too far from a simple celebration to a competitive craze.
As a new grad, this introductory line in this Wall Street Journal article resonated:
"To a 22-year-old excited by the prospect of frequenting bars that seemed kegs and kegs away from the beer-and-shot-soaked college spots...left behind just a month prior; [the gin and tonic] was an exotic beverage. Not vodka; gin. Not soda; tonic. This, friends, was a drink for grown-ups."It also inspired my Pliny's Tonic order from Anvil's list of classic cocktails during happy hour (or hours, rather!) with Mollie.
|two spicy gin cocktails for two grown-up girlfriends|
Concocted with Citadelle dry gin, lime, cucumber, mint and habanero, that final ingredient put a Texas twist on my favorite drink from France last summer.