Smooth SIps

Glass straw love, botanical creations, and alcohol-free drink inspiration by Maya Frost, ToMA co-founder 

  • It's ToMA's 1st birthday! We're sharing our biggest boo-boos.

    Wed, Apr 01, 20

    We just turned one! And like every one year old, we have had some bumps and tumbles. I thought I'd share them here. After all, we can all learn from...

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  • Dry January Profile: Meet Alena of Alena Botanica
    Using the natural flora of the Pacific Northwest as her muse, Alena creates signature glassware that she sells at garden gift shops, plant nurseries, and on her website. 
    Dry January Profile: Meet Alena of Alena Botanica

    Wed, Apr 01, 20

     Alena, owner of Alena Botanica, is a Portland designer who says her plant-inspired glassware helped her get sober. Dedicated to both plants and art, she is planning her first Plant...

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  • Dry January Profile: Selena Ricks-Good of LANA Drinks
    Recognizing shifting consumer behavior and her own life changes, this ten-year NYC drinks blogger embraces low-ABV options.
    Dry January Profile: Selena Ricks-Good of LANA Drinks

    Wed, Apr 01, 20

    Selena Ricks-Good spent years living it up as a drinks blogger in New York City. Her DizzyFizz.com blog engaged a deep network of industry contacts, and she spent a decade...

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  • Dry January Profile: Shelley Elkovich of For Bitter For Worse
    How a midlife lay-off and a strange French malady inspired the creation of a spirit-free cocktail company in Oregon.
    Dry January Profile: Shelley Elkovich of For Bitter For Worse

    Wed, Apr 01, 20

    Meet the fabulous Shelley Elkovich of For Bitter For Worse. She and her husband Jeff have been on a crazy ride the last few months, but things really got wild...

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