Amazed and Infused.

Cranberry-Lime Infused Vodka For the holidays, my adult children opted to hand-craft presents for family and friends. In spite of my initial skepticism, I found a variety of delicious homemade treasures under my tree on Christmas morning. The thoughtfulness that went into each gift left me a little verklempt. I love them all (the gifts…

Me, I want a hula hoop!

On my list of best ever gifts: an unexpected crate of goodies from William-Sonoma, courtesy of spirited family members who share our enthusiasm for a well-crafted cocktail. Bitters, ginger syrup, martini olives, tools and a copy of Winter Cocktails, a collection of recipes from Maria Del Mar Sacasa.  I didn’t know how much I needed this…