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Virtual Girls Night Out - Have You Been In A Blog Rut?


Do I still blog?  It doesn't seem like it, does it.  I have many thoughts swirling in my head but I just haven't figured them out enough to share.  What do you do to get out of a blogging rut? Please share at this week's Virtual Girls Night Out :->

*The Virtual Girls Night Out is for those that don't have a chance to get out of the house but still want to "hang with their friends". So, make yourself a cocktail, put on something cozy and have fun. Leave a comment to let us know you stopped by. We'll visit your blog and say "Happy VGNO!"*

Time For Some Tunes!


Mayer Hawthorne "Maybe So Maybe No"
I'm a sucker for this music.  Groove baby, groove.

Time For A Cocktail!

OK now, this is a bit of a departure regarding the kind of recipes I share but I figure, with all the tomatoes that are on my counter and the kitchen counters of my neighbors, that we are looking for different ways to use these little gems.  So here's a cocktail recipe for tomato lovers.  Give it a try!

Heirloom Martini
Ingredients:
  • 1/4 piece heirloom tomato
  • Small sprig fresh basil plus more leaves, for garnish
  • Ice
  • 2 ounces premium gin
  • 1/2 lemon, juiced
  • 1/2-ounce orange flavored liqueur (recommended: Cointreau
Directions:
In a pint glass or a Boston shaker, muddle the tomato and basil. Add ice, the gin, lemon juice and orange liqueur. Shake and strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a basil leaf. 

I see a new fall favorite cocktail in my incredibly near future   Cheers!

Time For A Question!

Now, as I said, I'm in a blogging rut.  Have you been in one?  And if so, what did you do to get out of it?  Please share!

Have fun dear blog pals.  Leave a comment to let me know you stopped by and include your blog link.  Those that hang out at our Virtual Girls Night Out visit each other and say "Happy VGNO"!

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