Strawberry Margarita Mocktail

As you may have guessed by my name I don't drink alcohol. This can bit a bit of a bummer when I'm heading out to events and parties, simply because people seem clueless when it comes to non-alcoholic drinks. Countless times I've found myself elbowing out a child to get the last bit of juice at a gathering.....well NO more! I've made it my misson to find delicious, fresh Mocktail recipes to bring with me. Hopefully by sharing them you'll always have a "special" drink in hand when you're not choosing alcohol. Strawberry Margarita Mocktail...more

May I Offer You a Mocktail? Tips for "Drinking" While Preggers

When my husband and I found out we had a baby on the way it was quite a surprise!  We hadn't been trying to have a baby so we hadn't shared any intentions or efforts with friends.  It was going to be just as much a surprise to everyone around us as it was to us.  So we decided to wait until we were in the clear (after the first trimester and official 12 week ultrasound) to tell anyone - I mean ANYONE.  We literally didn't utter a word about it to anyone until the day after our doctor appointment when we had our parents over for dinner and shared the news....more