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• Throw a Real Housewives party with plenty of bronzer, jewels, and of course, pinot grigio cocktails. [The Hairpin]
• Cure the winter blues with this vibrant mandarin orange-vodka cocktail (above). [Two Tarts]
• Sodas are to energy drinks what CDs are to iPods, so let's compare the now-and-thens of the drinks industry. [BusinessWeek]
• Try this carrot, apple, and ginger juice for a clean start in the morning. [Girl in the Green Apron]
• What's the deal with pour-over coffee? [The Awl]
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