Cinco De Mayo Inspiration and Cocktails | West University Moms


Mamas, are you ready? This year Cinco de Mayo falls on a Saturday, which means the fiesta will be in full swing! We’ve got some fun party inspo as well as an amazing cocktail recipe from Three Lumps of Sugar!

What to Drink?

Tropical Mint Rita courtesy of Three Lumps of Sugar – a local Houston mom’s company- peep it on Instagram

2 oz Tequila Blanco
1 oz Fresh Lime Juice
1 oz Fresh Pineapple Juice
1oz  Mango Nectar
1 Sprig of Mint
Garnish – Pineapple Leaf, Sprig of Mint, Jalapeno Sugar by Three Lumps of Sugar. 

Sprinkle their signature Jalapeno Sugar on a flat plate and wet the rim of the margarita glass with lime, turn it over and spin it in the sugar.  Add all non-garnished items to blender with a handful of ice.  Blend. Strain into rocks glass. Add Garnish. Enjoy

What to Wear?

Think embroidery, bright colors, lace and floral prints! Magpies Bellaire is featuring an Emilia Collection POP UP Shop trunk show on Thursday from 11 am – 2 pm.

Vamanos Madres!

And always, some looks we’re loving from Collectivo, embracing Mexican and Latin American designers and talent!!

Check them out on instagram

What to Bake?

Sugar Cookie Piñatas

Everybody loves a piñata, and everybody loves sugar cookies — which makes the two things the perfect combo. So for your upcoming Cinco de Mayo party, why not make burro-shaped piñata cookies?

We absolutely love this piñata cookie recipe via she knows.

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