Category: Thirsty Thursday

Music + Alcohol = Awesome

Music + Alcohol = Awesome

OK, we all know about pairing books and alcohol. After all, that’s why you’re even reading this post, right? Because my fabulous friends at FortheLoveofBooksandAlcohol know all about that combo and do a great job […]


Sweet or Bitter? 8 ways to drink your feelings thi..

Sweet or Bitter? 8 ways to drink your feelings this Valentine’s Day

Here we are again, looking down the barrel of another Valentine’s Day. The most commercial of holidays (though Christmas is certainly giving V Day a run for its money) and for many people, the most […]


Gifts for the books AND alcohol lovers on your lis..

Gifts for the books AND alcohol lovers on your list

Gifts for the books AND alcohol lovers on your list It’s that time of year again. Drunken company parties, where fun pictures surface the next day…pictures that likely should never see the light of day. […]


Winter got you down? Fight back with whiskey!

Winter got you  down? Fight back with whiskey!

I’ve recently moved to Chicago (ok, basically one of the ‘burbs to be accurate), and it seems I’ve brought my former town’s weather with me. San Diego is under a couple of feet of rain […]


Flavored whiskey – peaches and apples and bu..

Flavored whiskey – peaches and apples and butterscotch, oh my!

If you’ve read some of my other reviews and posts, you might’ve noticed that I usually prefer a nice bourbon, rye or sometimes Scotch. But I also know that if we all liked the same […]


You can subscribe and get whisk(e)y shipped to you..

You can subscribe and get whisk(e)y shipped to your house?! Sign me up!

There are lots of things you can get shipped to your house. I think Amazon is actually Skynet in disguise. Their newest offering of one hour delivery of things in your pantry is a little too..instant. […]


Tequila makes her clothes fall off and other urban..

Tequila makes her clothes fall off and other urban drinking myths, debunked

Tequila makes her clothes fall off and other urban drinking myths, debunked OK, we’ve all heard them. Those words of wisdom, uttered before, during and after an epic night of drinking. But really, how much of […]


What Your Date’s Drink Says About Them

What Your Date’s Drink Says About Them

It’s your first date. You’ve done that online thing, whether you’ve swiped them the correct direction, or you’ve done the old-fashioned version of actually writing a profile. Now it’s time for The First Meeting. It seemed like […]


Bourbon and Whiskey and Scotch, Oh My!

Bourbon and Whiskey and Scotch, Oh My!

Welcome to Whisk(e)y 101. We’ll sort fact from fiction, and hopefully give you some useful info. Saying “whiskey” is like saying “beer”. When someone says beer, most people ask what kind. Is it a lager, an […]


Be a Girl Without Drinking Like One

Be a Girl Without Drinking Like One

Much ado has been made of “girly drinks” recently. Things with umbrellas, or if you’re not near the beach, something that starts with Skinny. Guess what? There are those of us that don’t drink those concoctions: never […]