Summer Fun with S&C

With the end of summer in sight, I’m feeling more than a little motivated to make the most of these last hot days of August. That means spending as much spare time as possible poolside, indulging in sunset cocktails, planning picnics with friends and fun, warm-weather weekend trips.

How does this translate to the world of Shoes & Cocktails? I can’t think of a better way to get more fun out of summer than with Todd Thrasher’s Bomb Pops, a youthful treat with an adult twist. These fruity, layered popsicles pack tequila, vodka and rum into each pop. I forecast these being the perfect weekend sweet treat!

(Exciting Side Note: Miss Mojito will take her first-ever trip to Restaurant Eve’s Tasting Room this weekend to taste Mr. Thrasher’s cocktails and Chef Cathal Armstrong’s cuisine in person! Rarely have I been this excited for a meal.)

On the shoe front, I’m feeling seriously tempted to indulge in some most excellent summer sandal clearance, and Piperlime is just the place to do it. I’ve been eyeing these seriously chunky, slightly ridiculous and delightfully curvaceous Naughty Monkey sandals for ages now. And at almost 50 percent off, they’re starting to creep into my price range. Plus, they might translate well into the early days of fall.

Long live summer!

Miss Mojito wants to know: In what end-of-summer indulgences are you partaking?

Posted by Miss Mojito.

One response to “Summer Fun with S&C

  1. Nothing sounds more fun than those popsicles! Layers of raspberry, lemonade, blueberries — I wish I had seen this before our annual lake trip.

    Speaking of the lake trip, which is sort-of synonymous with indulgence, the drink menu includes: mai tais, multiple versions of pimms cup, grapefruit crushes, bloody marys (with new ingredient: beet horseradish), dark and stormies, and a surprise specialty rum cocktail (that even Ms. S&C doesn’t know). Plus, plenty of champagne, beer, and wine. Let’s hope nothing happens to me on the way up — all the booze are in my car!

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