Manic Pixie Dream Boy
bourbon / cupcake / whiskey

Manic Pixie Dream Boy

tropes, truths, and of course, cake I read this article in the NYT and had a mini revelation. (To ignore my musings, scroll down for a most delicious reason to put Widow Jane in your fairy cakes.) I live in Brooklyn, I’ve got bangs, I’m all boobs and eyeballs and suffer from awkward social interactions … Continue reading

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Man Pudding
bourbon

Man Pudding

If food is love, (and I believe it is), and if cookies are made with butter plus love, (exhibit A), then this recipe of heavy cream bourbon soaked butterscotch buttery goodness is like that smokin’ hot bearded guy saying “hey baby, let’s head down to the Rockaways on my motorcycle and get tacos”. Stop judging … Continue reading

Cuddle Puddle
birthday / bourbon / cupcake

Cuddle Puddle

Once, in another lifetime, I spent one night lying on the floor with 31 other similarly minded people.  It was one of those times when crying, hugging, and declarations of never ending love are normal modes of expression.  The rest of the world doesn’t function like that: unbridled expression of comaraderie, brotherhood, family.  Only small … Continue reading

Just Peachy
bourbon

Just Peachy

The MTA got shut down at noon yesterday and the only thing open in my neighborhood seemed to be bars, and while I’m not one to hate on a good day drink, it just didn’t seem quite appropriate.  Plus I had just watched Final Destination and had visions of windows shattering with well aimed glass … Continue reading