Fresh Blackberry Mint Lemonade // Pretty EATS on MadeByGirl

Summer is here and fresh, sparkly drinks are calling my name! Head on over to Made By Girl to see my latest refreshment creation, Fresh Blackberry Mint Lemonade. Cheers to blue skies, balmy afternoons, and cold drinks!

Ps: Don’t miss the adorable mint ice cubes while you’re there!

Favorite Margaritas! // Celebration Inspiration

Mix up your Cinco de Mayo celebration with some gorgeous margarita inspiration! There’s something so fun and festive about a pretty cocktail (even if it’s just virgin cocktails for me right now!)

Sources: Cranberry Raspberry MargaritaToasted Coconut Margarita / Grapefruit Margarita / Spicy Rose Water Margarita 

Wine Cocktails with Edible SLO Magazine //

Summer may be over but the heat won’t leave the Central Coast. I had a lot of fun shooting these wine cocktails for the current issue of Edible SLO Magazine. Wine ice cubes were a great way to use leftover wine (what’s that??) and made these drinks extra special. What a great way to be creative and stay cool during this Indian Summer. Check out the article online or find copies throughout SLO County. Cheers!

Jennifer Olson Images // Wine Cocktails with Edible SLO Magazine

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The Summer Cup // Sparkling White Wine & The King’s GingerWine Cocktails with Edible SLO Magazine // Pretty EATS

Champagne Mojito // Champagne & RumWine Cocktails with Edible SLO Magazine // Pretty EATS

Red Splash // Pinot Noir & Silver TequilaWine Cocktails with Edible SLO Magazine // Pretty EATS Wine Cocktails with Edible SLO Magazine // Pretty EATS

Cheers! Citrus Champagne and a Celebration


Some pretty happy changes are happening to Pretty Eats. We’ve gotten a beautiful new face lift from the talents over at Nubrand Websites and it couldn’t be more exciting! I thought this called for a celebratory CHEERS featuring some of the season’s citrus beauties. Our Citrus Champagne is refreshing, simple, and sparkly!


Rim your glasses with sparkle by simply wetting the edges and dipping in coarse sugar. Allow to dry for a few minutes. Pour in the juice of any citrus fruit you prefer, we’ve used  these jewel-toned blood oranges. Top your cocktail off with a pour of your favorite bubbly and say cheers to all the things that deserve celebrating in your life! 


 A big thank you to Nubrand for all of their magical web building talent! More changes to come and we can’t wait to share with you!