Looking for a signature party cocktail that won’t make you pop that top button? Carey Clahan of Laughing Glass cocktails has you covered. For a refreshing drink just over 100 calories, pour four ounces of the cocktail maker’s new pomegranate margarita (28 calories an ounce), fill the rest of the glass with sparkling water and toss in a garnish. Done. Laughing Glass can be found at all major retailers. $16. laughingglasscocktails.com
Mimi Towle has been the editor of Marin Magazine for over a decade. She lived with her family in Sycamore Park and Strawberry and thoroughly enjoyed raising two daughters in the mayhem of Marin’s youth sports; soccer, swim, volleyball, ballet, hip hop, gymnastics and many many hours spent at Miwok Stables. Her community involvements include volunteering at her daughter’s schools, coaching soccer and volleyball (glorified snack mom), being on the board of both Richardson Bay Audubon Center. Currently residing on a floating home in Sausalito, she enjoys all water activity, including learning how to steer a 6-person canoe for the Tamalpais Outrigger Canoe Club. Born and raised in Hawaii, her fondness for the islands has on occasion made its way into the pages of the magazine.