Last week, as I did my Sunday morning Instagram perusing, I stumbled across this mouth-watering spread: At that moment, I truly understood hardship: being able to see such a beautiful display so close, and yet, tragically, so far away. Luckily, the photo was posted by my sister, who let me in on her and her … Continue reading how to create the perfect brunch spread
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During this time of the year in particular, people are focused on the people and things that make life that much better. We are thankful that we have a roof over our heads and shoes on our feet. However, we must be aware that the things we are thankful for are often absent in the lives of … Continue reading giving more than thanks this thanksgiving
If I go on a wine tour I'm basically an expert.
As much as I love a good preamble (read anything I've ever written, ever), for today's post I shall cut straight to the chase because I have to be at work in an hour and really heavily procrastinated this post. Last weekend I met up with a couple friends after work. We had some drinks, … Continue reading if it’s not FBO…
Since Mary and I started The LipLiner, we've had lots of cool people talk to us about the site, reactions to particular posts, and even contribute ideas of their own. One of the best things to have resulted from the site's conception is my cousin Suzanne's consistent postings. I grew up following my siblings and older … Continue reading the cursing gourmet branches out
In my very first post I claimed that, besides the impact on your personal finances, I could write ten more posts about other benefits of learning how to cook. I wondered, Hmmm, can I really think of 10 other benefits? Damn right I can: Eating deliciously is one of life’s simplest joys. ‘Nuff said. Your … Continue reading ten posts in one
I'm not sure if I drink coffee more habitually or because I truly believe it gives me the strength I need to cross every item off my to-do list each day, but whatever the case, I love having an iced French Vanilla in my hand and caffeine pumping through my bod...unless they're giving my decaf...honestly I … Continue reading where and how you can get free coffee on national coffee day
Put down the McDonald's and back away slowly.
There’s an old wives’ tale that says you will crave sweets if you’re pregnant with a girl, salts if you’re pregnant with a boy. This is probably complete BS, but if there was ever proof anywhere, it was me when I was pregnant. Now, it certainly wasn’t a self-fulfilling prophecy: we didn’t find out Isabelle was … Continue reading meat tooth crosses over to the dark (chocolate) side