International Pi(e) Day
Baileys / calvados / chocolate / Cointreau / holiday / kahlua / pie / spirits / sweets / tequila / Triple Sec

International Pi(e) Day

the anatomy of an email and pie with booze I have my work email on my personal mobile device.  It’s a double edged sword because while I don’t look like a douche with two phones in my pocket, work email is always with me. Of course, I assume that should you be emailing me after … Continue reading

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sober sunday: pumpkin whoopie pie shaped dopamine receptors
cake / cookies / easy to make / holiday / pie / Sober Sunday

sober sunday: pumpkin whoopie pie shaped dopamine receptors

boy-shaped love drug & the best pumpkin pie alternative Poets likened love to a disease, Donne called it a canker worm, eating at the tender rose, like a cancer or virus weakening the host cell.  But The Beatles said all you need is love, to save, to heal, to act as a salve curing the loneliness … Continue reading

i heart this
holiday / tools

i heart this

made for sharing, manufactured with love I know some amazing people that create some amazing things.  Like these heart parts made by the ever-talented Fatima Fazal, now available through Urban Outfitters here: http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/catalog/productdetail.jsp?id=31699309 Reusable + biodegradable + 66% less plastic than regular cutlery, these multifunctional knife/fork/scoop pieces of adorable bring the act of sharing a … Continue reading

Another Reason to Love Cowboys
beer / cookies / easy to make / holiday

Another Reason to Love Cowboys

Cookies&Beer, Christmas&Family, Red Hook&AGoodCause I should write Crate&Barrel copy. Instead I’m going to advertise something way cooler and better designed than trendy housewares.  Hurricane Sandy did a number on businesses in Red Hook and some very cool people got together to produce a downloadable cookbook to raise money to ReStore Red Hook.  Check it out here: allhandsondeckredhook.org … Continue reading

brownies / chocolate / holiday / kahlua

Game Time

Every Lifestyle magazine tells me the same thing: Superbowl=brownies.  Not sure why.  One would think with all the chili/wings/fried chicken/pulled pork sliders with Doritos crushed into the buns/bacon greased everything that dessert would consist of an orange slice or a stomach pump.  But if Martha, et al tell me it is the perfect time for … Continue reading