May 2013 archive

Cocktail Crush: Viva la Vida

♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥ ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥ The picture doesn’t do this gorgeous cocktail justice. But trust me on this, you guys, I think I’ve found the ONE! At least for now. I’m crushing so hard on the Viva la Vida from Momofuku Ssäm Bar in NYC. Viva la Vida – gin, pulla chili, […]

BBQ It Up With Bubbles!

As we head into this Memorial Day weekend, I don’t know about y’all, but I’m getting kinda thirsty! Weather-wise, it’s going to be a mixed bag here in New York, but traditionally this time of year signals the shift from spring to summer. Technically, we still have four weeks of spring to go, but in keeping with the […]

Let’s Get Bit!

Bit By a Fox! Isn’t it a delightful expression? Made all the more appealing, I happen to think, to know that it is an English tavern phrase dating back to the 16th century, meaning tipsy, a wee intoxicated, slightly inebriated, a tad squiffy…or as my mother likes to say, a little lit! Fox-drunk or foxed were also terms that […]