From August, 2014

A whiskey sour in a mug

How-to: Mix a Whiskey Sour in a travel mug

Ben Bateman: “I’ve determined that the whiskey sour is, for the moment at least, my go-to drink. Unfortunately (because I’m cheap) I don’t own any of those fancy cocktail preparation tools. What I do have is a coffee travel mug and a tea strainer.”

Parisienne French: Chic Phrases, Slang & Style

‘Parisienne French’ is your next bubble-bath book

Parisienne French is like a French phrasebook, except that it teaches the reader only the most useful of sentences — phrases like “Your ass looks great” and “I don’t understand art.” Having a heart-to-heart with a new French friend? Break the ice with Raconte-moi ta enfance (“Tell me about your childhood”).