The Problem with Some Wine & Food Pairings

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Photo by John Canelis on Unsplash Whether you’re a seasoned dinner party pro or a nervous first-time host, you’re probably well aware that drinks deserve as much consideration as food itself. The right cocktail choices and wine pairings are, after all, a dinner party 101. But what happens if you’re starting to wonder why drinks hold such high …

Top Wine Pairings For Summer BBQ Time!

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Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels The BBQ season is well and truly upon us, it’s high time to take a chill and kick back with our friends and family to soak up the sun with some delicious food. Whether you’re a lover of meats, fish, halloumi, or those vegetarian and vegan burger alternatives, the big (and most important) …

Adulting is hard! Celebrate with Wilson Creek.

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Thank you Wilson Creek Winery for sponsoring this post. Wilson Creek Winery encourages you to celebrate the little things in life with their line of sparkling wines. Laundry is the bane of my existence. I thought I hated it before I had a kid, and then I had a kid. Now I am drowning in …

La Dolce Vita: Italian Wine for your Valentine

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This post was sponsored by the Italian Trade Agency as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Valentine’s Day is here, do you have plans yet? If you don’t, then I have a fabulously romantic and delicious way to celebrate love with a date-night-in… …

Halloween Libations with Decoy Merlot

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Thank you Decoy for sponsoring this post. Celebrate International Merlot Month this October by using the hashtag #MerlotMe on social! Did you know that October is International Merlot month?! Add Halloween to the mix and we are about to have ourselves a fabulous 31 days, my friends. To celebrate both occasions in style, I have …

Backyard Entertaining: Grilled Dessert & Wine Pairing Station

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This content is for 21+ only. Thank you, Line 39 Wine, for sponsoring this post! The opinions and text are my own. If you are an avid follower of The Frosted Petticoat, then you know that I laugh in the face of the ordinary. Why think inside the box, when you can think outside?! From …

Backyard Bestie Birthday Party: Donuts & Middle Sister Wine

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Thank you Middle Sister for sponsoring this post. Bring your favorite Middle Sister wine along to all of your celebrations this year! Did you know that you can have more than one soulmate? Sure, we all know about the romantic soulmate, but what about your foodie soulmate? Mine is donuts. We were destined to be together. …

Entertaining: Soccer, BBQ, and Trivento Wine

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Thank you Trivento for sponsoring this post. Get in the game with Trivento Wine and Major League Soccer! With the Royal Wedding done and the Met Gala having snuck by like a bedazzled thief in the night, my sporting season is officially over. Yes, my personal sports are celebrity nuptials and vapid fashion extravaganzas. You know …