How To: Make an Upcycled DIY Reusable Drink Carrier

created at: 05/14/2012

Summer is coming, which means lots of time outdoors, picnics, BBQs, and festivities! All these events? They mean cold beverages better be at-the-ready. Check out this clever upcycled drink carrier!   

created at: 05/14/2012

Most glass bottle six packs (beer or soda) come in a collapsible cardboard container. Before you throw it away or recycled it, consider upcycling it into a reusable, fabric-covered carrier! Victoria from A Subtle Revelry has all the deets on making your own — check it out! Continue Reading

Make It: Fancy Striped ‘Party’ Ice Cubes!

created at: 04/19/2012

While certainly time-consuming*, these striped “party” ice cubes are sure to take your shindig to the next level!   

The party planning people at Martha Stewart Weddings created three versions of this striped concoction: two boozy and one non-alcoholic. Perfect for any and all guests! Check out what you’ll need to make your own right here.

Happy weekend!

*Definitely make these well ahead of time! Each layer needs about an hour or so in the freezer. Continue Reading

The 12 Unhealthiest Wintertime Drinks

They may taste yummy, but they are far from good for your waistline. Not to mention your cholesterol levels. If you’re going to treat yourself to any of the 12 unhealthiest wintertime drinks, you might want to do so infrequently!

From worse to worst, here they are:

12. Starbucks’ White Hot Chocolate

11. Panera’s Pepperment Hot Chocolate

10. Starbucks’ Eggnog Latte

9. McDonalds’s Frappe Caramel

8. The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf: Gingerbread Cookie Ice Blended Drink

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