4th of July Spritzers!

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Super delicious, super refreshing, super easy.

What you’ll need: 

♥2.5 cups watermelon, cubed
♥2 tablespoons honey
♥1 lemon
♥Vodka (or liquor of choice)
♥Sparkling water

The How To:

♥Juice 1 lemon and cube watermelon
♥Put watermelon, lemon juice, and honey into blender. Blend on “juice” setting until smooth.
♥Store mixture in fridge until cold
♥When ready to enjoy, put 1 part watermelon puree with 1 part vodka and 2 parts sparkling water. (Or ditch the alcohol as a refreshing & healthy alternative)
♥Add a slice of watermelon as garnish! Enjoy!

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Happy Independence Day beautiful people!! ♥

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Date night dinner: Homemade pizza

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If you’re into simple, healthy meals that are a ton of fun to prepare, this is for you! There’s something special and super entertaining about making pizza from scratch… this is a great go-to date dinner because it takes the pressure off of cooking! It’s something you can do together, while simultaneously being creative & personalizing your pies so that they’re made just the way you like ’em!

Here’s what you’ll need:
♥ 1 package Pamela’s Pizza Crust Mix
♥ 2-1/4 tsp or 7grams active dry yeast
♥ 1 cup plus 2 TBSP very warm water (110°optimum)
♥ 2 TBSP oil
♥ Pizza sauce
♥ Toppings of choice (we love mozzarella, prosciutto, fresh tomatoes, & arugula)

The how to:
♥ Mix & form pizza crust as directed on Pamela’s Pizza Crust
♥ Par-bake pizza crust (aka cook about halfway through)
♥ Spread pizza sauce onto par-baked crust
♥ Cover pizza with toppings of choice, then return to oven for another 5 – 10 minutes
♥ Remove, slice, & enjoy!

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If you’re having guests over, making personalized pizzas can be the “event” of the evening. Start your peeps off with a fun cocktail or drink, and make sure to put out some snacks so that no one is tempted to eat the ingredients! ;) See below for one of my favorite light & easy drinks:

What you’ll need:
♥White wine
♥Splash of Chambord
♥Frozen berries to taste

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How perfect / delicious is this meal!? Comment below to share some of your favorite pizza topping combinations!