drinks

tailgate tea (+ a tailgate shower)

tailgate tea (+ a tailgate shower)

My parents and their friends threw a wedding shower this weekend for some of our good friends–a friend I have known since the day I was born and his fiance (who happens to be the daughter of my mom’s college roommate….small world).  And since it is fall and Auburn is a big part of their … more

toomer’s corner lemonade

toomer's corner lemonade

There were 83,000 people at Auburn’s A-day this year.  83,000 people.  I’m willing to bet that there are regular season games that have had less attendance than that.  But we were all there because of the trees (because really, scrimmage games are not that exciting–at least to me).  It was a bittersweet day saying goodbye … more

blackberry sangria

blackberry sangria

We had a party this weekend.  Back in December we talked about wanting to have a party, but everyone already has enough holiday parties to go to (we probably had about one per week in the month of December), and so we figured–why not have a post holiday party?  It would be something fun to … more

blackberry iced tea

blackberry iced tea

I feel like I’ve said this around here before, but despite being deeply Southern I am also deeply not really a fan of iced tea.  I mean, if it were all there were to drink I would survive.  But I’d always prefer water.  Iced tea usually tastes a little bitter for me.  And even when … more

summer sangria

summer sangria

If anything has been a theme for us this summer, it has been this sangria.  We have been drinking it constantly at parties and regular old dinners at my parents’ house and, most recently, while we watched the Olympic Opening Ceremonies.  It is fruity and tropical and (aside from my beloved blackberry sangria, which I … more