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“i’m not interested in money. i just want to be wonderful. “
– marilyn monroe

  {via teen vogue}
hey you,

it’s time to get revved up for the weekend!  
for my latest domestic goddess project, i’m itching to try some new sweet summer cocktails as we lounge in the sun.  sangria has been my drink of the season, i’ve been craving watermelon and together they make a most luscious cocktail. yum!
cheers to a blissful weekend that never ends.
xo,
s
watermelon sangria
{via elle decor}

ingredients

• 1 bottle dry white wine
• ¾ cup watermelon schnapps
• ½ cup white cranberry juice
• 2 cups freshly scooped watermelon balls
• 2 limes, cut into half-wheels

directions

combine all of the ingredients in a large ceramic or glass container and stir well.
cover and refrigerate for at least 4 hours.
serve over ice.
serves about 7.

from 101 sangrias & pitcher drinks by kim hassarud, courtesy of john wiley & sons.

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11 Comments

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    red | hongyi
    06/21/2010 at 12:20 am

    such a cute blog header! n thx fir sharing the recipe!

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    Couture Carrie
    06/20/2010 at 11:57 am

    Delicious post, darling!
    Love the Marilyn quote and the combo of patterns in that first pic!

    xoxox,
    CC

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    Dessinatrice
    06/20/2010 at 8:41 am

    Seriously, my sister was just talking about the lack of watermelon focused drinks, this is perfect for a summer day, thanks for sharing 🙂

    Ripped Nylon

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    Josie
    06/19/2010 at 5:38 am

    That sangria is positively GORGEOUS! I hope that you have a spectacular weekend, my dear — I’m absolutely loving your blog!
    xo Josie
    http://winksmilestyle.blogspot.com

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    Fashion Chalet
    06/19/2010 at 1:30 am

    Great blog!

    That looks delicious 🙂

    xx

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    Jackie
    06/18/2010 at 9:24 pm

    That actually looks really good although I don’t think I’ve ever tried sangria before hmm… any recommendations?

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    Julia mode
    06/18/2010 at 7:54 pm

    lovely blog ;D

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    katy
    06/18/2010 at 5:58 pm

    that sangria is so cute! totally puts me in the mood for a good weekend. 🙂

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    LifestyleBohemia
    06/18/2010 at 3:48 pm

    I love that quote!
    Sangria is my go to drink. I always have merlot, oj and club soda in the house in case company comes over so I can throw it together.
    xx

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    Cafe Fashionista
    06/18/2010 at 2:28 pm

    Mmmm…this sounds divine. I truly cannot get enough of your posts, Sylvie – each one is more fabulous than the last.

    Happy, Happy Weekend, my love!! 🙂

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    Cara
    06/18/2010 at 1:08 pm

    great quote!
    And that sangria looks incredible!
    <3

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