If you're anything like me then, the idea of having two more
months of winter is quite daunting. After the Polar Vortex of last
week and endless inches of snow, I keep dreaming of this time last
year when my husband and I took a couples' trip to Jamaica.
Luckily, if you don't have the time (or money) for a vacation
getaway, Pinterest has some great ideas for creating that island
getaway within the confines of your own home. Enjoy!
These Lemon Strawberry Daiquiris
are the perfect summer treat. Cool and refreshing, enjoy this sweet
sip while gazing out at a yard full of the white stuff. These fresh
cups are great for parties, punching up lunches or keeping
those holiday pounds at bay. This apricot salsa
amps up traditional pork tenderloin, but also goes great with
tortilla chips or eaten by the spoonful. For an even longer list of
summer drink options, check out these fruity
Your kids will love having fun with an Indoor Beach Party!
Let them pick out colorful towels, fun umbrellas and bring out all
the sunny accessories. Showing a beach-themed movie or something
that involves surf and sun is sure to bring out their inner surfer!
Create a tablescape
filled with water and whimsy, create sand-digging stations complete
with shovels, pails, and sand castle building supplies. Keep sand
contained in plastic containers of various sizes.
Do you have ideas for bringing the sunshine inside or feel those
island breezes without getting frostbite? Share with us on our Pinterest page.
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