Entertaining

Caprioska… Here I Come!

It’s week number 4 of the Cityline.ca summertime series called “Shoana’s 60 Second Cocktails”. This week’s cocktail is super easy and is made for sipping on a slow, hot day. Cheers! ~ Shoana [brightcove exp3=1753810288001&vid=2577347873001] Caprioska  1 whole, quartered lime 1 teaspoon brown sugar 1.5 oz vodka Lots of crushed ice Some soda water Directions […]

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Fresh Summertime Sangria!

TGIF!! Here is this week’s 60 Second Cocktail. It is so easy to make and is terrific for a group of people! Cheers! ~Shoana [brightcove exp3=1753810288001&vid=2567731260001] Click here to see the video on Cityline.ca!! White Zinfandel Strawberry Sangria 1 cup fresh strawberries, thinly sliced 1 Fuji apple, thinly sliced 1/2 cup whole fresh basil, stems attached […]

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Cool Melon Cocktail

Are you ready for the weekend? I sure am!! Here is the second cocktail in the summer series that I am doing with Cityline.ca called “Shoana’s 60 Second Cocktails”. Why not give it a try… it is SUPER easy to make! Cheers! ~ Shoana [brightcove exp3=1753810288001&vid=2553565498001] Click here to see the video on Cityline.ca!! Cool melon […]

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Cocktails Anyone??

Over the last little while, it has been BUSY!!!! I have been travelling a lot for work and a little pleasure, bought a house, packed a moved in 11 days… I know crazy (I’ll blog all about that later AND it might just show up on a future Cityline too!) Not to mention just regular […]

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Lemonade Bar

Are you entertaining this summer? Why not kick it up a notch and add a lemonade bar for your guests? It is easy to do and can have a lot of impact. Let guests create their own concoction and discover some new flavours along the way!  ~ Shoana [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ga8Wds-tggY&w=560&h=315]

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Summertime Tips with Shoppers Drug Mart

Summer is here, yay!! I teamed up with Glow Magazine and Shoppers Drug Mart this season to pass on some of my tips for getting ready this summer! Take a peek! ~ Shoana Summer Beauty [youtube=http://youtu.be/IJbDiDHkUMo] Summer Road Trip [youtube=http://youtu.be/7zlcA2XEohA] Outdoor Entertaining http://youtu.be/aJFW4Cjf-Jw Here is the link to Glow Magazine: http://glow.shoppersdrugmart.ca/articles/get-ready-for-summer-tips-from-shoana-jensen

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Cinna-bunnies!

Want a fun, little treat around Easter time? How about making cinna-bunnies? They are super easy and will put a smile on the face of everyone; big or small. Happy Easter and Happy Baking! ~Shoana

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My Christmas Playlist

I love Christmas music! I’d start playing it on November 1st if it wouldn’t drive the people around me crazy! I have a huge library of holiday music.  So, I’d like to share my all time favourites and a couple of new releases for this year. If your looking to start or build onto to […]

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Gifts for the Girly Girl

I don’t know about you, but I am a girly girl to the bone. I love pretty things! So, here is another inside look at the holiday previews I was lucky enough to attend. This one is from the Shoppers Drug Mart brand Quo. They had all sorts of sparkly, glamorous & festive things! I […]

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Colour Block Your Party

I recently did a segment on Breakfast Television Toronto that highlighted the use of colour blocking for your summer entertaining.  For those who missed the segment, I thought that I would share all of the details here. It can be hard to come up with original entertaining ideas that are cute, but don’t add a […]

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