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Drinks For the Last Days of Summer

Let’s get into frosé, wine slushies and more 🍦

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Days are getting shorter and the night breeze has taken on a chill. The trees across the street from my window are already beginning to change from vibrant green to yellow. Right now there are days in the 80 degree range in the upcoming week ahead, but I already know…




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