Monthly Archives: May 2014

Monthly Archives: May 2014

5 Best Instagram Feeds for Foodies

When I’m standing in line, sitting in a waiting room or otherwise have a few minutes to spare, like most of us, I turn to my smartphone to check in with my social media feeds. And I often end up scrolling through Instagram, enjoying the seemingly casual, behind-the-scenes connection that comes with it (vs. the […]

A Kitchen Makeover for More Cooking Fun

Our old refrigerator died a couple of weeks before Christmas. I was out of town at the time, so my husband had to manage the crisis, which he did with aplomb. “You know we’ll end up redoing the whole kitchen because of this,” I warned him. He wasn’t surprised. I’d been complaining about our kitchen […]

How to Remodel a Kitchen in 9 Days

We recently had our kitchen remodeled and it took a mere nine days. How? I’ve had two kitchens remodeled. The first one took a couple of months, but it was a very different project to this one. Here’s what I’ve learned about how to remodel a kitchen in a hurry. Live with the old kitchen […]

A Cocktail Alternative for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo celebrations certainly bring out the tequila cocktails, and among them, the margarita reigns supreme. Well, come this Cinco de Mayo, meet the margarita’s humbler, lesser known sister: the Paloma. It’s a simpler, more streamlined cocktail that’s just tequila and grapefruit juice with a touch of lime juice and agave nectar. But it’s […]