Cheers to the New Year!
Happy Holidays everyone! It feels like this year has flown by! I cannot believe it is almost 2023! I hope you all have lots of fun and exciting plans for New Year’s Eve. Whether you are going out on the town or throwing your own party, I wish nothing but fun and safe times for you ahead! For the people that are hosting a New Year’s party at your house, stay tuned because this is going to be the perfect blog post for you! Today I have made a list of the best cocktails, party themes, and hors d'oeuvres for each zodiac element! Make sure to look at your sun, moon, rising, and venus signs for the most accurate recommendations! If you have trouble finding your natal chart, I encourage you to download the TwinFlame app. You will have access to your full natal chart and the ability to add friends! These cocktails and appetizers are sure to make you the life of the party! If you prefer cocktails that are non-alcoholic, have no fear! Just replace the alcohol with a tonic or fizzy juice! Alright everyone let's get started and have a happy New Year!🎊🥂
Fire Signs: Aries, Sagittarius, Leo
Casino Night 🎰
Let’s ring in the New Year with some luck and fun! Entertain your guests with games like blackjack, poker, and roulette!
Cocktail: The Poker Face
Two shots of your favorite tequila
Three shots of pineapple juice
One shot of triple sec
A squeeze of lemon juice
Shake over ice and strain! Garnish with a slice of pineapple and serve chilled in a lowball glass!
Hors d'oeuvres: Dice-shaped cheese served with crackers and an assortment of chicken wings
Around the World 🌎
Ring in the New Year and learn how New Year’s is celebrated all around the world! Dress as your cultural heritage/traditional clothing or dress as a tourist!
Cocktails: Research different types of alcoholic beverages that are popular around the globe!
Margaritas - Mexico
Aperol Spritz/Negroni - Italy
Sake - Japan
Sangria - Spain
Guinness - Ireland
Pimm’s Cup - United Kingdom
Here are a few ideas for some cocktails that are authentic and uniquely diverse from one another.
Hors d'oeuvres: Fish and Chips, Crêpes, Lasagna, and Pizza. Have everyone bring and prepare a national dish from a different culture or their cultural heritage!
Air Signs: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius
Let’s ring in the New Year and pay tribute to West Egg! Entertain your guests with lots of dancing and jazz music!
Two ounces of your favorite whisky
Soda water/ ginger ale/ginger beer
Mix and pour over ice! Garnish with a lemon wedge and serve in a highball glass!
Hors d'oeuvres: Shrimp cocktails, pinwheel sandwiches, and an assortment of salads
A blast from the past! Let's ring in the New Year with some scientific and otherworldly elements! Entertain your guests with some retro video games like Pacman and Galaga!
Cocktail: The Cosmonaut
Two shots of your favorite Vodka
One shot of fresh lime juice
Half shot of Ginger Liqueur
Dash of Cardamom Bitters
Shake it all up and garnish with a slice of lime and edible glitter. Serve in a lowball glass over ice!
Hors d'oeuvres: Moon cheese, Moon Pies, Cosmic Brownies, and Rocket Pops
Water Signs: Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces
Masquerade Ball 🎭
Let’s ring in the New Year with some mystery and secrecy. Entertain your guests with a playlist full of classical music or a movie like Phantom of the Opera!
Cocktail: Dark and Stormy
Two shots of your favorite dark rum
One shot of fresh lime juice
A splash of simple syrup
Fill the rest with ginger beer
Shake over ice and strain! Garnish with a candied slice of ginger or lime peel and serve in a lowball glass over ice!
Hors d'oeuvres: Stuffed mushrooms and an assortment of pasta and sauces.
Murder Mystery 🔍
Unlock your inner detective and ring in the New year with some mystery. Get inspired by the game of Clue and see who solves the crime first!
Cocktail: Bloody Mary
Two shots of your favorite vodka
4 ounces of tomato juice
4 ounces of lemon juice
4 dashes of Worcestershire sauce
4 dashes of your favorite hot sauce
A pinch of salt and pepper
Shake and mix everything together! Rim your glass with salt and pour over ice! Garnish with celery, a lime wedge, and olives!
Hors d'oeuvres: Grilled cheese slices and meatballs stuffed with mozzarella cheese.
Earth Signs: Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn
Game Night 🎳
Ring in the New Year with an assortment of board games and card games that can be played in both small and large groups of people.
2 ounces of Creme de Fraises
1 ounce of Creme de Cassis
½ ounce of Grenadine
4 ounces of cranberry juice
½ of a lime
Shake and mix everything together! Garnish with a strawberry and serve in a highball glass over ice!
Hors d'oeuvres: Cheeseburger sliders, buffalo chicken dip, and pizza
Charcuterie Board Party 🥐
Ring in the New Year with some variety and foods that will satisfy any cravings you may have! Have each guest bring and prepare their own charcuterie board!
Cocktails: I would offer an assortment of cocktails that pair well with the different boards.
Wine: Red, White, or Champagne
Mimosas: Cranberry, Strawberry, or Orange
Hors d'oeuvres: chocolate charcuterie board, breakfast charcuterie board, dessert/fondue charcuterie board, and a meat and cheese charcuterie board.
In honor of the holiday season, we introduced six Christmas stickers to the TwinFlame - Astrology Stickers app! If you missed the Thanksgiving stickers, you’re still in luck because we have decided to add new stickers for each Holiday! This month, we have added stickers to honor the winter season and Christmas. We have added an ice skate, a snowflake, mistletoe, a gingerbread man, a gingerbread house, and a stocking! The TwinFlame sticker app has stickers for all occasions! We have over 93 stickers, 80 of those stickers are related to all of the zodiac signs! Well without further ado, introducing the new winter stickers!
Illustrated by: Sam Pun
Illustrated by: Sam Pun
Illustrated by: Ella Hines
Illustrated by: Sarah McPherson
Illustrated by: Bohan Li
Illustrated by: Manuel Rodriguez