Style + Happy Hour +

Style + Happy Hour

Happy Hour: The Saturday Spritzer

I don’t post a lot of my own cocktail recipes in the Happy Hour post.  First off, I like sharing other people’s content because it always comes with beautiful photos and its nice to post something new each time.  And second, if I’m making a drink for myself, it’s almost always the same cocktail.  I call it the Saturday Spritzer.

Read more

Style + Happy Hour

Happy Hour: Carrot Cocktails

Tomorrow, I am taking the day off.  I am so deep in the burnout, I don’t think a single day will fix it, but at least I can take care of some chores and snuggle my dogs before we enter the end-of-session gauntlet.  So we’re doing the happy hour post a day early.

Read more

Style + Happy Hour

Happy Hour: Who Needs a Break?

I have been burning the candle at both ends for three months, and I am feeling it.  I come home at the end of the day and just retreat to my bedroom.  My systems are all on overload.  And I’m searching for ways to care for my body and my spirit.

Read more

Style + Happy Hour

Happy Hour: A Healthy Snack

I didn’t realize how much of my waking hours were now spent thinking about food.  How much of my time I spend planning for it, shopping for it, cooking it, dreaming about it.  But now that I’m trying to regain control of my eating habits, turning off that part of my brain to focus on eating healthy is a real challenge.  So I’m always happy …

Read more

Style + Happy Hour

Happy Hour: Orange Moscow Mule

(Work is a whirlwind.  So today is going to have to be my Friday. See you all Monday when things are calmed down.) Kyle and I went on a health kick last week and bought out the entire produce section.  Predictably, things started to spoil before we got to them.  Suddenly it was either stir fry or frittata for dinner every night.  And as for …

Read more