Articles by Alicia Parsons (Akimbo)

Port Antonio cocktail

It’s almost the weekend and you know what that means… cocktail time! This Port Antonio cocktail is the perfect sweet/tart combo.Ingredients: Dash of grenadine Ice cubes 1 tbs freshly squeezed lime juice 3 tbs white rum Lime slice, to garnish 1. Pour the grenadine into a cocktail glass.2. Combine ice cubes, lime juice and rum […]

Free printable retro menus

Every wedding bar needs a menu, but not every wedding budget can afford something super fancy.Pair this free printable customisable retro wedding menu with a $2 Ikea frame to get the job done with a minimum of fuss.Download the menuDownload the fontHere’s cheers!I am Alicia Parsons, the Atypical Type A. I live in Adelaide, South […]

If you’re gifting your bridesmaids their jewellery for your big day, how about presenting them with a funky ring dish to go along with it? Here’s how:Before you start, preheat your oven according to packet instructions.1. Take a piece of clay (I used half a block) and roll into a ball.2. Flatten the ball using […]