"Treat Yourself" Bloody Mary and Mimosa Drink Recipe

"Treat Yourself" Bloody Mary and Mimosa Drink Recipe

As parents, the return to school is often a time of mixed emotions. On one hand, it brings a sigh of relief as the kids head back to their classrooms, allowing you some much-needed peace and quiet. On the other hand, it can be a whirlwind of preparation and adjustment. So, why not celebrate this milestone by treating yourselves to a well-deserved moment of relaxation and shopping? So grab your friend, explore our School Survival Collection, and sip on two delightful cocktails: the Bloody Mary and the Mimosa.


Bloody Mary: A Kickstart to Your Day


  1. 1 1/2 oz vodka

  2. 3 oz tomato juice

  3. 1/2 oz lemon juice

  4. 1 dash of hot sauce (adjust to your spice preference)

  5. 1 pinch of salt and pepper

  6. 1 celery stalk, for garnish

  7. Ice cubes



  1. Fill a shaker with ice cubes.

  2. Add vodka, tomato juice, lemon juice, hot sauce, salt, and pepper to the shaker.

  3. Shake well until thoroughly mixed.

  4. Strain the mixture into a highball glass filled with ice.

  5. Garnish with a celery stalk and maybe a slice of lemon.

  6. Sip and savor the bold flavors that will awaken your senses.


Mimosa: A Bubbly Treat for Relaxation


  1. 2 oz chilled champagne or sparkling wine

  2. 2 oz chilled fresh orange juice

  3. 1 orange slice, for garnish



  1. Take a champagne flute and pour chilled champagne into it, filling it about halfway.

  2. Carefully pour the chilled fresh orange juice on top.

  3. Give it a gentle stir to mix the flavors.

  4. Garnish with a slice of orange.

  5. Sip and enjoy the delightful combination of effervescence and citrusy sweetness.


After preparing your chosen cocktail, find a cozy spot to hang out with your friend. Whether it's a sunny corner of your garden, a comfy chair by the window, or your favorite relaxation spot, take this moment for yourselves.


Back-to-school season can be both hectic and joyful. Embrace the opportunity to treat yourselves, for you've earned it. Check out our School Survival Collection! Cheers to your dedication and the moments of peace that come with the return of school!


JK Gifts is a stylish boutique that offers a wide selection of unique and personalized gifts. Discover home decor, party supplies, gifts for men and women, wedding and baby presents, USA-made and regional items, jewelry, apparel, and much more, all handpicked for quality and fashion. We showcase products from well-known designers like Happy Everything, Nora Fleming, Beekman, Warmies, and others. Our staff is friendly and knowledgeable, providing exceptional customer service to ensure an enjoyable shopping experience. Whether you're looking for birthday presents, holiday gifts, or a special treat, JK Gift Shop is the perfect choice. With two convenient locations in Wooster and Medina, Ohio, as well as an online store, it's the perfect spot to find thoughtful and unforgettable gifts.


Back to blog