With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, everyone is suddenly very aware of their relationship status. Single? Taken? "It’s complicated?" (Is that a thing anymore? When is it not complicated?) And those brave singles out in the dating scene are most likely wondering how to ace the first date.... Read more
It's easy to jump on the "down with big soda" train, seeing as more and more evidence links Coca-Cola, Pepsi, and their thousands upon thousands of products with obesity, aggression, and health problems galore. But did you know that back in the day, soda's leading lady, Coca-Cola, was in fact... Read more
Look, we get it — when you're grilling up some burgers and brats for your Fourth of July, you're going to head for the ice-cold beer. We get that you think nothing is more U.S. of A. than a B-E-E-R. But when the beer goes flat and the burgers have disappeared, may we offer a classier option for... Read more
Even the most gourmet cakes can become disasters if the frosting looks like a child splattered it on. So become a pro with tips from Clarice Lam of The Baking Bean. Lam demonstrates how to properly frost a cake — even if you're an amateur.
Some easy tips: Invest in a cake stand that swirls and a... Read more
Frankly, we’ll find any excuse we can to indulge in a cup of joe — or four. So when the Internet blows up with the latest medical study touting the newest health benefits of coffee, we’re all ears.
The latest news? Coffee is now widely reported to reduce joint pain, especially in the wrists, hands... Read more
It's no secret that we're sort of obsessed with bourbon here. (After all, bourbon is sexy.) And there's no better bourbon cocktail than Derby Day's mint juleps. While we've give you all kinds of variations on the mint julep, the real question is: how to pick the best bourbon for your mint julep? ... Read more
Are your seersucker suits pressed? Your gigantic Derby hats ready? It's just mere days from the Kentucky Derby, or as we like to call it, our excuse to get dressed in our Southern best and drink the classic mint julep. Much as Cinco de Mayo is synonymous with margaritas, Derby Day is synonymous... Read more
Oh, so you really like your margaritas and tequila shots, huh? Now we've learned from the Distilled Spirits Council that when Cinco de Mayo rolls around every year, tequila sales double in bars and restaurants. We know, shocking.
We're learning all sorts of fun facts about tequila — and how much... Read more