Fruit Infused Liquor for Summer Cocktails

fruit infused liquor in jars atthepicketfence.com

Whenever I even see the word 'cocktail' I immediately want to go put on a flouncy outfit, swipe some bright red lipstick over my lips and slip my feet into stiletto heels. There is just something about that word that makes you feel like you should be in an episode of 'Mad Men', don't you think? Or maybe flinging bottles behind the bar … [Read more...]

Lemon-Lime Beer Shandy Cocktail

Lemon Lime Beer Shandy Cocktail

  Who's ready for summer? Raise your hand! I am so ready! Ready for sunshine and shorts.  Flip flops and flipping burgers on the grill.  The pool and picnics. I'm ready for my favorite summer recipes and cold cocktails on the deck.  Cocktails like my Lemon-Lime Beer Shandy! … [Read more...]

Holiday bar cart ideas and a Home Goods giveaway!

How to style a bar cart for the holidays

I'm often asked how I would "define my style."  I've always had a hard time putting my style into words.  I love a little glitz and glamour combined with some fun pops of color all against a white background. Think deer antlers….gilded in gold.   a disco ball propped up against a mirrored tree stand.  A family heirloom made over in … [Read more...]

I have a new love in my life…

Keruig Vue Iced Vanilla Latte from At The Picket Fence

  Shhhh...don't tell my husband, but I have a new love in my life. It showed up on my doorstep recently, and the good looks and sleek sophistication drew me in from the moment I unwrapped it.  In fact I might have even given the Staples delivery truck driver a little squeal and a hug, but alas it wasn't him I was excited to see...it was … [Read more...]

Before and After Easter Treats!

Before and After Easter Treats from atthepicketfence.com

  We are so thrilled to be joining our wonderful and lovely friends Debbie from Oh So Shabby Debbie and Karianne of Thistlewood Farms in a sort of virtual potluck today. And, let us tell you that this is definitely our kind of potluck! Forget the jello mold with mini-marshmallows on top and "mystery" casserole. We're sharing some of our … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Pie Latte…a perfect fall treat!

pumpkin pie latte square

  Pie. Pecan. Apple. Sweet Potato. Pumpkin Pie. They all get a thumbs up in our home!   But, sometimes after gorging ourselves filling our tummies with good food at Thanksgiving, we just don't have room for a piece of our favorite pie. Here's a great alternate ending to Thanksgiving Dinner...pumpkin pie latte.  All of the … [Read more...]