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Peppermint Kiss {Cocktail}

Hello again! I am Lisa from Cooking with Curls, and I am so excited to share this cocktail with you! One of my favorite flavor combinations, is chocolate and peppermint…..I never get tired of it. I am the crazy person at Starbucks ordering a Peppermint Mocha in July! I don’t think peppermint is only a […]

FROZEN inspired cocktail

Hi everyone, it’s me Lisa from Cooking with Curls, and I am back again this month with a really fun “FROZEN” inspired cocktail!! Did you have 300 Elsa’s come to your house on Halloween? That movie is crazy popular, and that song is hard to avoid. Trust me, I’ve tried. My kids are 20 and […]

Bahama Mama

Hello again! I am Lisa from Cooking with Curls, and I am back to share another fun cocktail with you! How has this winter been treating you? Yes, it is still technically winter. Here in Iowa, we have had snow on the ground for more than 4 months now! Next week is the official start […]

Frozen Coconut Lemonade

Do you all hear that?¬† It’s summer calling! Finally. Right? ūüėČ I don’t know about you all, but we had a rough, rough winter here. ¬†I am pretty sure my son was out about a month total due to snow days. ¬†Spring and summer seemed like a distant pipe dream around here just a month […]

Caramel Apple Martini

Hello everyone! My name is Lisa and I blog over at Cooking with Curls. I am so excited to be joining the White Lights on Wednesday team as a Cocktail Contributor! My experience with cocktails is actually a bit unusual. I could probably count on one hand the amount of times that I have been […]

Cuba Libra Granita

Good morning everyone! I hope you’re ready for another edition of the Pass The Cookbook Club, cause this one’s a doozy. And by doozy, I mean we’re sneaking some booze into our recipes. ¬†Woo!     This month we’re “cooking” from Slushed. ¬†All I needed to hear Kita¬†say was that there were 150 boozy frozen […]

Pumpkin Chai Hot Buttered Rum

The days are getting shorter and the evenings are getting cooler. ¬†Fall evenings are meant for curling up under a cuddly blanket with a mug of something warm and tasty in your hands. One of my favorite winter time drinks is a nice hot buttered rum. ¬†Butter, brown sugar, a few spices… add a shot […]

Wine Smoothie

Wine Smoothie | For White Lights on Wednesday by Cooking with Curls

Greetings WLOW friends, boy do I have a treat for you today! ¬†This is Lisa from Cooking with Curls, and I am back this month with an amazing Wine Smoothie! I have been making fruity Margaritas all summer, and jokingly referring to them as smoothies…..with alcohol. ūüėČ ¬†You can see my thinking right? ¬†Fruit, pureed […]

Blue Lemonade

Blue Lemonade | By Cooking with Curls For White Lights on Wednesday

Hi everyone, I hope you are all having a great holiday weekend! ¬†It’s me, Lisa from Cooking with Curls, and I am back again this month with an awesome Blue Lemonade cocktail!! A little background story: I went to a Cedar Rapids, Kernels baseball game on the Fourth of July {that’s in Iowa in case […]


Hi, I‚Äôm Julie with Confessions of a Cooking Diva. I‚Äôm excited to be a contributor for White Lights on Wednesday and bringing you some fantastic drink recipes. On my blog, I love to share all my favorite recipes and encourage people to jump in the kitchen and cook versus going out every day for meals. […]

Orange Mint Julep

This past week has been amazing. ¬†I’m more relaxed. ¬†I don’t feel like there’s this constant feeling of “I have to get A, B, and C done before I go to work.” ¬†It’s wonderful. ¬†So…I made you all a drink to celebrate my new found nirvana. This Orange Mint Julep is a twist on the […]

Lemon Drop Martini

Lemon Drop Martini a refreshing blend of tart and sweet, the perfect summer drink. My fianc√© and I frequent a favorite Mexican restaurant that has the best food and the most delicious lemon drop martini. I knew that I needed to recreate this drink. That‚Äôs one of the side effects of being a food blogger, […]

Raspberry Pineapple Mojito

Yesterday I had to work. ¬†Boo. ¬†Guess what the boys did. ¬†They went swimming, played, and had lunch at Grammy’s house. ¬†Which is great for them, but left me dreaming of an afternoon by the pool with a cocktail. ¬†*sigh* ¬†So when I got home from work, I whipped an easy to make fruity mojito […]

Skinny Watermelon Martini

Hello again everyone!¬† I am Lisa from¬†Cooking with Curls,¬†and I am back to share another fun cocktail with you! The calender that is hanging on my wall, claims that summer is on it’s way. ¬†Like, a month away! ¬†Here is Eastern Iowa we have not had spring yet, so excuse me if I am skeptical. […]

Basil & Garlic Bloody Mary

Basil & Garlic Bloody Mary \ Frugal Foodie Mama for White Lights on Wednesday

  Football season is upon us, folks! ¬†Some of you are fans. ¬†Some of you are crazy fanatical fans. ¬†And some of you all could care less. ¬†But I think we can all say that we are fans of tailgating and football parties and the tasty foods and drinks that those little get-togethers entail. ūüėČ […]

The Early Morning Cocktail

Lemons have long been known for their medicinal properties and this little cocktail of warm water and lemon, first thing in the morning, will get your whole body moving in the right direction.¬† Lemon calms the stomach (helps with nausea) ¬†as well as gets bile moving in the liver which means that elimination will be […]

Wednesday Whatsits (104)

Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ——– Things are getting awesome over here. ¬†I’m getting closer to the new blog reveal, and with it is coming a huge overhaul! I’ve decided to reformat the blog for a little more consistency, and to push myself. ¬†I love a good challenge. ¬†Here’s the schedule: Monday: cocktails & […]

Mango Old Fashioned

Have you heard of Androidify? The sunnies are so me. I’m a nerd. Cocktails. I love a classic cocktail, but I didn’t want to just share the same old same old with you today. ¬†It is Friday after all which calls for something a little special. ¬†Since I’m generally a whiskey drinker I decided to […]

$1,000 Shopping Spree Giveaway! {Closed}

Apparently it’s giveaway week on the blog. ¬†I kind of love it. My darling friend and blog designer Maddie from Thriftary¬†and her sister Mae¬†got a whole bunch of us bloggers together to give you what may be the best giveaway I’ve ever been a part of. ¬†Ready to see the goods? That’s right. $1,000 to […]