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Kumquat Margarita by FamilySpice.com

Toast Margarita Day with a Kumquat Margarita

This month I have been testing the waters and branching out with different cocktails and liquors. Today I am going back to one of my favorites, the margarita. And living in San Diego, you can enjoy mighty fine margaritas whenever you go out. And since National Margarita Day on February 22nd, I thought it would be […]

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Berry Bourbon Smash by FamilySpice.com

Berry Bourbon Smash for Two

I do not tout myself to being a mixologist. Far from it. A good friend of ours did take a mixology class and she has taught us a lot of nifty tricks over the years. My Engineer Hubby has taken it upon himself to learn the art of making a fab cocktail. We have experimented with infusions and […]

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The Strawberry Lime Salty Dog Cocktail by FamilySpice.com

The Strawberry Lime Salty Dog Cocktail

When I first started blogging, my husband wasn’t quite sure what to think of it. After a year or two of my time getting sucked behind the computer, he started questioning my new endeavor. He was eating well, true, but he was eating well before I started blogging. But what really turned my hubby around was […]

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Red Currant Mojito by FamilySpice.com

It’s Still Summer: Red Currant Mojito

Yes, the heat wave is continuing here in San Diego. Our normally balmy 73ºF weather has been replaced with 90ºF-sticky, yucky weather. It’s so bad, that I have been running my air conditioner since July. Gasp. Seriously, this is unheard of here in San Diego. Of course, the scorching weather didn’t stop my San Diego […]

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Roasted Grape Lemonade by FamilySpice.com

Roasted Grape Lemonade for Alex’s Lemonade Stand

In a world where it seems that bad news is everywhere you turn, we sometimes have to look harder for the rays of sunshine. One of those beaming rays of light is Alex’s Lemonade Stand. Since its inception, Alex’s Lemonade Stand has raised over $80 million for childhood cancer, and has funded more than 450 research projects […]

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