A few weeks ago we went out to dinner with friends. Without meaning to, we spent $300 on dinner. That is so not the taste of austerity. It's time we talk about having friends over for dinner.
Never mind the fact I only drink wine. And unfortunately not normally at 5pm. It's not even a Mad Men thing. So what is it? The person I want to be.
We LOVE it when advertising companies think outside of the billboard.
There are very few outlets in the UK that have not paid tribute to the actor, Steven McQueen. The King of Cool occupies an special place in the heart of British men of a certain age for reasons that are easy to understand.
Don't you wish you were a kid right now?
Sometimes, the best ideas are the simplest. Le Relais de Venise embodies that spirit by taking a formula that has worked in Paris for more than 50 years, where customers come to enjoy one meal: a green salad with walnuts dressed with mustard vinaigrette followed by steak frites, served with a secret sauce.
This autumn I learned about Honeycrisp apples. First from a friend, then from my mom. A cross-bred apple. Is that OK?
London’s appetite for quality cocktail bars shows no sign of waning, and Shaker and Company (brought to you by the Bar School and Events team of the same name) is the latest to jump on this well-stocked bandwagon.
There is an art to having friends over. But it doesn't need to be fine art; it can also be pop art, or creative art. And it doesn't need to cost a fortune (especially if everyone brings a bottle of wine). This starts the first series-in-a-series, beginning with the Party (with a capital P).
Commissioned by French brand, Contrex, this brilliant advert for water has a line of women pedalling on pink exercise bikes to power a neon male stripper. Hilarious!
From a truffle sabayon imbued fillet steak tartare, to a perfectly cooked tuna steak on baby potatoes, the food was immaculate
Is London particular the ultimate winter soup, or do you have something even more warming up your woolly sleeve? And what else can you do with cheap and nutritious split peas?
Did that triple, venti, soy, no foam latte, you drank on the way in really help you get through all those emails this morning ?