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Lauren Parker-Gill

I’m No June Cleaver

About 3 weeks ago, I had the pleasure of traveling to Los Angeles and working at the Ultimate Women’s Expo with What the Flicka? It was awesomesauce.

In preparation for the expo, I designed 2 cocktails that we served as samples for everyone (over 21!) to try. The one I am sharing with you today got such great feedback – many people said they were going to use this as their signature cocktail for Thanksgiving!
Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - I'm No June Cleaver
Now I will say that this cocktail steps out of my comfort zone quite a bit because it contains whiskey. You heard me. WHISKEY. Normally, I can’t even stand the smell of it but this, my friends, is no ordinary whiskey – it’s cinnamon whiskey and it is ah-mazing.

1 shot of Fireball Cinnamon Whisky
Apple Cider

Pour 1 shot of Fireball Cinnamon Whisky over ice in a tumbler glass, fill with apple cider and throw it back! (Because the last thing you’d expect to see is June Cleaver throwing back the whiskey – though I wonder what was in HER coffee cup each morning. Ha!)


[Image via valleyandcolifestyle.com]

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Lauren is a wife, mother, coffee addict, purse fiend, martini consumer, gadget girl, & chocoholic. To go along with her coffee obsession, she calls her 3 boys Venti, Grande and Tall on her blog, Spill The Beans (for those keeping score - Testosterone: 4; Estrogen: 1). She has fabulous shopping skills, loves pop culture and is the FourSquare ...

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