Karen's Chronicles

Wedding & Party Planning

Welcome to my blog celebrating all the things I love. I will be writing about the things that inspire me, discussing fashion and style tips, taking you from the runway to real life. With party planning tips for all occasions. Keeping you in the know with the latest trends in food, décor and lifestyle. And, time and again about the balance of being running a successful business and being a great Mom to my two boys who are 12 and 6. I’m excited to begin this blogging journey and hope to hear your feedback to learn about things you want to see.

The Perfect Halloween-Inspired Cocktail!

How adorable is this Mr.Hyde Halloween inspired drink from @HGTV? To recreate this for your Halloween party see the ingredients below:

  • 8 ounces vodka

  • 4 ounces parfait amour liqueur

  • 1 ounce blackberry liqueur

  • 2 ounces tarragon simple syrup (recipe follows)

  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice

  • 1 ounce lavender syrup, available at most liquor stores

  • 4 lavender sprigs

  • 8 blackberries

  • dry ice (optional) Note: Always observe dry ice safety measures: Never touch dry ice with bare skin and do not swallow. purple sanding sugar for rim (optional)