Ask the Editors: Homemade Hot Chocolate

Welcome to Ask the Editors, where we bring together the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer reader questions. If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form.
Question:

I’m currently craving hot chocolate, but I want to make homemade stuff. Anybody have any good, easy recipes? It’s starting to get colder and I could use some warming up.

Yes, I’m aware google is available, but I’d rather one of the amazing Persephoneers give a recipe since there’s so many tasty recipes shared on here.

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Ask the Editors: Cheap, Easy Halloween Costumes

Welcome to Ask the Editors, where we combine the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer reader questions. If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form.

Question: Halloween things are this weekend! What are some cheap, easy Halloween costume ideas?

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Ask the Editors: Battling SAD

Welcome to Ask the Editors, where we combine the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer reader questions.  If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form. Read More Ask the Editors: Battling SAD

Ask The Editors: How Do I Plan A Special Anniversary?

It’s Ask The Editors time! Today’s question comes from a Persephedude who wants to plan a special anniversary for his Persephone lady and he wants our input. And if you are wondering if all of your beloved editors are hoping that it was their Persephedude who is looking to plan a special event, you would be right! Read on for our collected tips about planning a special anniversary!

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Ask the Editors: Help! What Do We Do When We Both Work at Home?

It’s time again to play Ask the Editors, where you give us your problems and we pool our  wide variety of experience to get you some answers.  It’s like we split Ann Landers into a bunch of women who are slightly snarkier, but somewhat more realistic, than the original. Read More Ask the Editors: Help! What Do We Do When We Both Work at Home?

Ask the Editors: What Should I Do When…

Hello, Persephoneers. As some of you may know, the editorial staff of Persephone keeps in touch regularly through large (and often quite humorous) e-mail chains. We discuss everything, from P-Mag issues and current events to personal demons and issues with the people we love (read: spouses/significant others and our parents, normally). Since we’re a batch of ten (ten! Can you believe we’re big enough to have ten people running this thing?!) very smart ladies from plenty of different backgrounds, we often come to each other for advice about, well, just about everything. Read More Ask the Editors: What Should I Do When…