navigate

a winter wedding in the vineyard | our colorado elopement

winter

When friends find out that my husband and I chose to get married in the month of February, I get a few perplexed expressions. Here on the western slope of Colorado, we experience an unpredictable wintry mix of weather, ranging from snowy conditions and cold temperatures, to bluebird afternoons and shorts-weather. So, why February? Simply […]

chai pomegranate whiskey spritz | on winter survival

winter

Happy new year!! I know we are a solid five weeks into 2021. I can still celebrate. 😏 We took down our Christmas tree only six days ago, I just finished writing out my goals for the year, and I’m still sending out HNY cards into February. I honestly don’t know where the last few […]

winter persimmon margaritas | making self-care a priority

winter

How much healthier could I be in six months, if I made self-care a priority today? That’s the question that’s been on my mind the past several days, but before diving into that topic, I wish you all a happy 2018! I seriously can’t believe that we’re already two weeks into the new year. Our […]

winter citrus salad + blood orange shrub dressing | paired with chenin blanc

wine

Don’t we all wish we could view and present our lives through an Instagram filter? We could give our day-to-day messiness a hazy, golden glow; smudge away the imperfections, late-fees, traffic tickets; paint a ray of sunshine on our grey days; make our piles of laundry, dirty dishes, and dark circles look, somehow, like awe-inspiring […]

jalapeño-infused blood orange margaritas + savoring the goodness of winter

winter

Although it has been nearly three weeks since my last post, believe it or not, blood oranges are still showing up at my grocery in vibrant form.  Aside from recently attempting blood orange marmalade for the first time, making blood orange vinaigrette for a winter salad, and enjoying a few Sunday blood orange mimosas, I […]

rosé rhubarb gin sour cocktails | meet the chickens

drinks

I recorded 31,641 steps on a single day this past week. I heard the first hummingbird of the season. The grapevine buds are showing the first signs of swelling, signaling their impending arrival. Spring is here, and I definitely feel it. We’ve turned on our vineyard irrigation water, seen the first pops of apple blossoms, […]

welcome to the blog

Rooted in a love of gardening and crafting cocktails from what I grow in my backyard, holly & flora is a resource for garden-to-glass drinks that are seasonally driven and culinarily influenced.

i'm jayme, and i've been creating recipes here at holly & flora since 2012

how it started

never miss a post!

Sign up for my monthly newsletter, so you'll have exclusive access to my latest garden-to-glass cocktail recipes here on the blog.

join the list

* indicates required

let's drink by the season

see all

How to Get Up and Work Out 

The Best Hostess Hacks for Parties

We Ate 19 Macarons So You Don't Have To

Where to Go on Your Next Girl's Trip

@hollyandflora

For cocktail recipes, scenes at the vineyard, and wine stories, follow along at

join me on

@hollyandflora

For cocktail recipes, scenes at the vineyard, and wine stories, follow along at

join me on

instagram