Boozy bites to boost your mood.
There’s nothing worse than those few seconds before you know life is going to smack you right in the face. You know the moments, when you close your eyes briefly before reading a text message from your boss on the weekend. The deep breath you take to persuade yourself to step into the dentist’s chair. Or when you hesitate before opening your work emails after a week-long holiday.
No matter who you are, these shitty things will never stop happening, so we’ve found the ultimate coping mechanism: jello shots. They’re fabulously delicious and they’ll always improve your spirits – even on a Monday.
1. 4th of July Jello Shots
If you’re already counting down the days until 4th of July holiday celebrations, start making these jello shots to make the time go faster. When the day finally rolls around, there’s no doubt your creativity will lift the atmosphere of the party and have tongues wagging. (Recipe here)
2. French 75 Jello Shots
Are you hosting a champagne breakfast or high tea to acknowledge the beginning of a pain-free weekend? Wow your guests and stay classy with these fancy jello shots. (Recipe here)
3. Margarita Jello Shots
When it comes to cocktails, it doesn’t get much better than the classic margarita. So, even if you’ve just pulled a 12-hour shift at the office, enjoying one like this will certainly improve your mood. (Recipe here)
4. Rainbow Cake Jello Shots
Although these take a little time to make, the vibrant rainbow alone should brighten your day. The vodka is just an added bonus! (Recipe here)
5. Strawberry and White Chocolate Jello Shots
If your SO has had a tough day on the job, don’t fix him a drink when he gets home, instead prepare these romantic jello shots. They’re guaranteed to make him feel better and will remind him of your undying affection. (Recipe here)
6. Salted Caramel Jello Shots
These delicious shots encompass all that’s good in the world: sugar, salt, cream and booze. What are you waiting for? (Recipe here)
7. Breaking Bad Jello Shots
Hate having to sit through Breaking Bad marathons with your family? Well stop complaining and turn the session into a drinking game – gulping down a themed jello shot every time Walter White grimaces. (Recipe here)
8. Cosmopolitan Jello Shots
Need something to jolt you awake after a long day of photocopying? If this delicious twist on the classic cosmo doesn’t light a spark within, it might be time to move on to something a little stronger… (Recipe here)
9. S’mores and Frappucino Jello Shots
This caffeinated snack is a deadly triple threat! The bottom layer tastes of vanilla frappucino, the second is marshmallow vodka and the top is full of chocolately goodness. What’s not to love? (Recipe here)
10. Butterbeer Jello Shots
Sprinkled with popping candy, these funky jello shots will be a wild taste explosion for Potterheads and Potterhaters alike. Just one will take your mood from a four to a 10! (Recipe here)
11. Ocean Margarita Jello Shots
Because this shot has more alcohol than water, it’s ‘stiff’ in more ways than one. After you’ve knocked back a few, there’s no doubt you’ll be making waves. (Recipe here)
12. Shamrock Jello Shots
Few things in life go as well together as drinking and the Irish – so why not join in on the action and simultaneously improve your mood? (Recipe here)
13. Blow Pop Martini Jello Shot
Like a sweet sensation? These delectable candy-colored shots will be the highlight of your day and go down a treat. (Recipe here)
Comment: Which of these will you try first?