A margarita is a Cinco de Mayo staple. Typically made with tequila, triple sec, lime juice and a healthy dose of salt, the classic margarita is a drink that just screams warm weather! Whether it’s on the rocks or extra slushy, everyone loves margaritas! For your Cinco de Mayo fiesta, experiment with these three twists on the classic margarita: Orange Grapefruit Margarita, Raspberry Lemonade Margarita and Agave Nectar Margarita:
To whip up these yummy variations, start with a base made from the traditional margarita recipe:
Yields 1 margarita
1.5 – 2 oz of tequila .5 oz of triple sec 1 oz. [...]
Here at Homes.com, our research team is dedicated to understanding our visitors. We like to learn about how you search for a home. What do you find exhilarating or frustrating about the process? What do you wish were easier? Do the things we create make your life better?
Lately, we’ve been busy polling our visitors, asking things like: How long have you been searching? Are there any problems you’ve encountered? Are you ready to contact a real estate agent? Do you need more help understanding the home buying or renting process?
Last week, we decided to have a little fun and learn more about you, the people who use the stuff we make. We wanted to get to know you, [...]
The races are coming! It’s time to gear up for the Kentucky Derby horse race with a little celebration. The most iconic association with the famous race is none other than the mint julep. The Derby’s signature cocktail is a delicious blend of simple syrup, bourbon, and fresh mint. To mark the occasion, I’ve styled up a mint julep bar (tea car style) to inspire you to set up your own festive cocktail station for the Kentucky Derby!
Setting up a mint julep bar is actually quite easy! I’m breaking down the steps and tips for recreating [...]
There are color schemes and patterns that come and go. We change our colors like we change our hair color – sometimes for the better, sometimes for the…ummm…what was I thinking. The experts proclaim a new color, and it catches our eye. One year it’s purple, and the next year it’s brown and orange and the year after that – yellow and turquoise.
But then a classic comes along – a go-to color combination that never fails to make us smile. And one color combination that has stood the test of time…is blue and white.
Here’s some ideas for introducing a little tried and true color into [...]