Cinco De Mayo Margaritas

As you parade around the beach today, in your coconut shell bikini top, you will need a tasty beverage to help you simultaneously celebrate Cinco De Mayo and beat the heat. What better way to celebrate the holiday then with some homemade margaritas! Today I am going to share with you my homemade margarita concoction, it may sound a bit odd, but trust me it is delicious. I have made these margaritas for the past few Cinco De Mayos and they always seemed to be missing something, no matter what I tried, the taste of tequila was just too strong […]

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Merry Christmas! – Vegan “Egg” Nog

Merry Christmas everyone!  We hope everyone has a great day filled with family, friends, food, and of course some presents won’t hurt!  Whip up this yummy vegan “egg” nog to enjoy at your Christmas party tonight.   Vegan “Egg” Nog Adapted from this recipe. 4 cups coconut milk 1/4-3/4 cup vegan creamer 1/2 ripe banana, mashed 1 whole real vanilla bean, seeds and bean pod 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp spice blend (nutmeg, cloves, allspice, cinnamon) 1/4 tsp cayenne 1 tbsp brown sugar 2 tbsp maple syrup 1/4 tsp sea salt A dash fine black pepper 1/8 tsp fresh grated […]

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Skinny Happy Hour Drinks

After a long week and lots of work here at Kelapo, we are glad that it is finally Friday! Happy hour is a fabulous start to kick off a good weekend.  I usually don’t get out of the office in time to participate in happy hour but when I do, I like to enjoy a light, not too unhealthy mixed drink.  I’m a fan of the lower calorie, you know, skinny, cocktails.  My usual go-to has always been the classic Sex in the City drink, the Cosmo.  Vodka, cranberry, and a splash of lime. About a year ago, a restaurant […]

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