I knew that I wanted a teeny bit of cognac, a teeny bit of leather, a teeny bit of body odor. We started working on this back when Lovely came out and nobody was ready for it. They were like, ‘genderless doesn’t work, there’s nothing like that on the market’—and then I watched it happen. […]
Welcome (back!) to Comment of the Week. I’ve seen a lot of posts in response to especially clever commenters essentially saying, “This’d be comment of the week if that still existed!” And now, I am happy to announce that does exist (again!). Feel free to email me your picks at... Continue reading
Learn to keep my place very clean as my norm, as opposed to my exception.
Hear about travel to Richmond, Virginia as the Amateur Traveler talks to Becky Pekora from TheGirlAndGlobe.com about her adopted hometown. “Richmond used to be a perfect destination only for history buffs. There’s […] The post Travel...Show More Summary
(Image credit: Tanya of Dans le Lakehouse) This bathroom looks like my childhood, and while that may be heartwarming for me, Tanya was not that wild about the dated look of her space. After saving up and getting down and dirty and doing a lot of work themselves, Tanya and her husband have a stylish and timeless bathroom in their forever home. READ MORE »
This is a guest post from my dad, Grandpa Points. He and my mom are in their 60’s, are (mostly) retired, and are ticking off “bucket list” destinations quicker than they ever thought possible thanks to miles, points, and travel deals. Show More Summary
W-Eel You Marry Me? by Mrs. Eel Navigating the Week Before Your Wedding by Mrs. Horseshoe Compromises with Tradition & Two Wedding Showers by Mrs. Blue Moon Real Weddings from the Hive: BeautyofDreams Real E-Rings: Morganite Engagement Rings Doves in Love: Waking Up and Getting Ready by Mrs. Show More Summary
Wearing a Chola dress fresh off the LFW runway, Sonam attended a charity event on Friday evening. Pairing the white shirt-style dress with a Dior mini and black wide choker, she finished out her look with Aquazzura sandals. I liked how jazzed up the basic dress but can’t say I like the makeup here. In […]
The silent moments. Don't let those silences make you feel uncomfortable. Experience them, and let your eyes wander until they meet up.
For every time you want an elaborate layer cake for a celebration, there are a half dozen times when you want a simpler cake as an everyday dessert. This Banana Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting is a great everyday cake. It is quick and easy to make, with a no-fuss presentation that means you...
If you enjoy whiskey cocktails, there is one classic one that should not be overlooked: the whiskey sour. This is a simple cocktail that has been on the books for well over a century (the earliest official recipe dates back to the 1860s, but unofficial versions predate that by decades) and it is just as...
Feeling wretched from last night's mistakes? Do not abandon all hope. This sandwich will bring you back from the depths of hangover hell.
Stone fruit season is upon us and that means that you should be incorporating peaches, plums and other wonderful fruits into some of your summer desserts. Courtney’s Kitchen baked up an easy Peach Blueberry Crisp that showcases both of these wonderful fruits. The crisp is very easy to make, with a base primarily made of...
This production facility churns out over 2500 desserts a day
Maybe I'm the only one who missed it, but I just found an offer for 10,000 bonus Starpoints for spending on my SPG Business Amex card
C in Austin asks: my friend is traveling to China and had a question that I had no idea how to answer. She asked if… The post Mailbag: Sockdrawer Ink Bold, Camping in China, and Africa Hops appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
Airfares this year have been truly unreal. The deals are amazing, with prices I haven't seen in at least a dozen years. These aren't mistake fares, these are fares that pop up regularly. But they don't last long, so it's important to...Show More Summary
When it comes to generously sized premium SUVs, the fun really begins at the $90k-$100k mark. Why? Because at this sweet spot, the choice of people-moving metal on offer is as diverse a melting pot as you’ll likely find at any other price point or broadly encompassing segment. When talking prestigious big-SUV badge cache, there […]
Not looking forward to your shower giving an operatic performance every time you bathe? It’s a pretty common problem—showers that make an annoying high-pitched squeal when you run the water—but you can probably fix it yourself. Read more...
United Airlines has some $58.10 one way fares between Los Angles and Chicago or Houston for travel from September into early December. There are far more low fare dates between LAX and Houston than Chicago. These prices are probably a reaction to Spirit Airlines incredibly low $71 round trip fares for these routes. Show More Summary